By Josh Hamilton, Senior Manager of Racing Communications, NASCAR Imagine standing in the middle of a road with 40 cars roaring right at you at 55 miles per hour. Now add the responsibility of identifying a specific car, following its path towards you as it screeches to a halt a mere few feet away, and […]
BY NAVEEN JOSHI, FOUNDER AND CEO, ALLERIN Smart cities have the ability to transform the lives of its citizens. However, there is a dark side to these smart cities that can go unnoticed. Smart cities are leveraging modern technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) to eliminate various urban problems. […]
Recently, I was asked by an event coordinator outside the Information Security industry to present a “live hack” on-stage during the opening day of their multi-day event. Clearly, performing a live-hack on stage has a lot of “ooh-aah” factor. My initial response was “Cool! Let’s break some stuff!” Then, my common sense kicked in and […]
Threat analysis. Data protection. Risk Avoidance. What are cities, states and the federal government doing to take the steps necessary to protect data and operations, as the day to day of transportation become increasingly interconnected with the internet of things?
It’s a first of its kind transportation cybersecurity group formed by a private company. Called the GRIDSMART Information Security and Threat Intelligence Division, this new effort will help identify issues before they become threats in our increasingly connected and automated transportation world. In this special edition of POLICYSMART, Regina talks with Tony Rucci who will […]
Written by Will Overstreet, VP of Strategic Partnerships How and why should a traffic company get involved in cyber security? At GRIDSMART, we pride ourselves on being entrepreneurs and outsiders within the traffic industry. We always think several moves ahead, a strategy that hockey legend Wayne Gretzky described best. He said, “I skate to where […]