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Defense Intelligence Worldwide Conference: Bring your disruptive technology to DIA leaders

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diabadgeThe new Defense Intelligence Worldwide Conference evolved from an old event with roots in intelligence systems.  With a new, more mission-focused event, I expect the technology on the expo floor will have a wider scope, and will very likely include technologies that more strongly support the new mission-focused themes.

The conference, which will be held 8-10 April 2013 in Baltimore MD, has already attracted many tech firms to the expo floor, and I imagine booth space will soon sell out. If you are a firm with mission-focused technologies relevant to DoD intelligence missions you will want to check out your opportunities to participate right away (do that here).  If you are a government technology user or manager you will want to dedicate some time on your conference to walk the expo floor. This is a great way to meet with many firms all at once.

Which firms will be there? I imagine we will not see a final list for quite a while, but the following have already been listed on the conference website:

  • Academy of Computer Education
  • Accenture
  • AccessData
  • ACME Portable Machines, Inc.
  • Actiance
  • Actifio
  • Adobe Citizen Engagement
  • Adobe Government Solutions
  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • Advanced Programs, Inc.
  • AFRL
  • AirWatch
  • Allied Telesis
  • Alfresco Software
  • Akamai Technologies
  • AMX
  • Anritsu
  • Application Security, Inc.
  • Arista Networks
  • Aruba Networks logo
  • Aspera, Inc.
  • AtHoc
  • ATEN Technology, Inc.
  • AvePoint Public Sector Inc.
  • AVI-SPL
  • Axway
  • Aydin CyberSecurity
  • BAE Systems logo
  • Basis Technology
  • Battelle logo
  • Belkin International, Inc.
  • Berico Technologies, LLC
  • Bit9 logo
  • Bivio Networks
  • Bloomberg LP
  • Blue Canopy Group, LLC
  • BlueCat Networks
  • Blue Coat Federal logo
  • BlueSpace Software
  • BMC Software
  • Boeing
  • Bottom Line Technologies, Inc.
  • Braxton-Grant Technologies, Inc. (BGTech)
  • Brocade
  • CA Technologies
  • Carahsoft Intelligence Solutions logo
  • Carahsoft Open Source Solutions
  • Carahsoft Storage and Security
  • Catapult Consultants, LLC
  • C4ISR Journal
  • CACI International, Inc.
  • CDW-G logo
  • CGI Federal
  • Chiliad, Inc.
  • Ciena
  • CIS Secure Computing, Inc.
  • Cisco logo
  • ClearCube
  • ClearTerra
  • Cloudera
  • CommVault
  • Copper River IT
  • Coraid
  • Corning Cable Systems
  • Corporate Office Properties Trust
  • Crestron Electronics, Inc.
  • Crossroads StrongBox logo
  • CRU Dataport logo
  • CSC
  • CTG, Inc. logo
  • Cubic Cyber Solutions
  • Cybertap, LLC
  • Cyviz
  • Data Direct Networks logo
  • Datalogics, Inc.
  • Datameer
  • Data Security, Inc.
  • Decisive Analytics Corporation
  • Defense Systems logo
  • Dell logo
  • Delphix logo
  • DigitalGlobe, Inc.
  • Digital Reasoning logo
  • DLT Solutions logo
  • Eagle Ray logo
  • DMI
  • DRC logo
  • eIQnetworks, Inc.
  • EMC at Carahsoft
  • EMC logo
  • EMCON
  • Emerson Network Power logo
  • Emtec Federal
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Enterprise Information Services, Inc. (EIS)
  • Epoch Concepts, LLC
  • Esri logo
  • Exelis logo
  • Extron Electronics
  • F5 Networks
  • Fast Lane
  • FEDITC, LLC
  • Feith Systems logo
  • Fiberplex Technologies, LLC
  • FireEye
  • Firemon
  • ForeScout Technologies
  • Freedom Consulting Group
  • Fusion-io, Inc.
  • Futron Incorporated
  • GammaTech Computer Corporation
  • General Dynamics logo
  • General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions
  • GFI Software
  • Gigamon logo
  • Good Technology
  • GovDeliver
  • GTRI
  • Hortonworks logo
  • HP
  • HP Software
  • Hytrust logo
  • IBM logo
  • IEEE Xplore Digital Library
  • immixGroup
  • Infoblox
  • Informatica logo
  • IMC logo
  • Intelligent Software Solutions
  • Intelink
  • Intensity Analytics Corporation
  • Intergraph logo
  • inTTENSITY
  • Invertix logo
  • Invincea, Inc.
  • IO logo
  • Iron Bow Technologies, LLC
  • JANUS Research Group
  • Juniper Networks
  • Kapow Software logo
  • KGS
  • Kinney Group, Inc.
  • Klas Telecom
  • L-3
  • Layer7 Technologies
  • LexisNexis
  • Liebert Maryland
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Lockmasters, Inc.
  • LogRhythm logo
  • Lynux Works logo
  • ManTech International
  • MapR Technologies
  • MarkLogic logo
  • McAfee
  • Mega logo
  • Mellanox Federal Systems
  • MicroPact logo
  • Microsoft logo
  • MicroStrategy
  • Modus Operandi, Inc.
  • MotionDSP, Inc.
  • Napatech, Inc.
  • NASA SEWP logo
  • NCS Technologies, Inc.
  • Near Infinity logo
  • NetApp logo
  • NETIQ
  • Net Optics logo
  • NetScout Systems
  • Network Instruments
  • Nicira
  • NIH-NITAAC
  • NIKSUN
  • Nimble Storage
  • Nimbus Data Systems
  • NJVC
  • Northrop Grumman logo
  • nPulse Technologies, Inc.
  • NTC Mazzuca Contracting, Inc.
  • Nutanix
  • Objective Interface Systems, Inc.
  • Objectivity, Inc.
  • Obsidian Strategics, Ltd.
  • Occam Solutions
  • Octo Consulting Group
  • Oculus Federal Corp.
  • Operations Support Technologies, Inc.
  • Oracle logo
  • Orbis Technologies logo
  • Overwatch
  • Owl Computing Technologies, Inc.
  • Palantir Technologies
  • Palmer’s Contracting Group
  • Palo Alto Networks logo
  • PCMG
  • Pentaho
  • Perceptive Software
  • Phoenix TS
  • Plug-In Storage Systems
  • Praescient Analytics
  • PTFS logo
  • QBase
  • Quantum Corporation
  • Quark Software, Inc.
  • Radware
  • Rapid7
  • Raytheon
  • Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions
  • Recommind logo
  • Recorded Future
  • Red Hat
  • Riverbed
  • Riverside Research
  • Rose Electronics
  • SafeNet
  • SAIC
  • SAP NS2 logo
  • SAS Institute, Inc.
  • SCIF Global Technologies
  • SecureNinja
  • Security Engineered Machinery
  • Semantic Research, Inc.
  • Serena Software
  • Serious Energy – Quiet Rock
  • ServiceNow
  • SES Government Solutions
  • Simulyze logo
  • Skybox Security
  • Social Intelligence Corp
  • Solera Networks logo
  • Sotera Defense Solutions
  • Sourcefire, Inc.
  • Splunk
  • SRA International
  • StorageHawk
  • Strategy Bridge
  • Symantec logo
  • SYSTRAN Software, Inc.
  • Tableau Software
  • Talend
  • Technical Innovation
  • Technology Management Associates (TMA)
  • TekPanel, Inc.
  • Telos
  • Teradata logo
  • Texas Memory Systems, an IBM Company
  • Thales e-Security
  • Thermopylae Sciences + Technology
  • The Software Revolution, Inc. (TSRI)
  • Thetus
  • ThunderCat Technology, LLC
  • Tintri
  • TITUS logo
  • T-Mobile USA
  • Topsy Labs
  • Transition Network
  • Tresys
  • Tripwire
  • Trusted Solutions
  • TVAR Solutions
  • Tyco Integrated Security
  • Unisys
  • Veracode
  • Verdasys
  • Verizon
  • Vidyo
  • Violin Memory
  • ViON
  • Vormetric
  • VMware Desktop
  • VMware
  • Wave Systems Corp. logo
  • Whitaker Brothers
  • XBIS Laboratory, The MITRE Corporation
  • YARC Data logo
  • Zolon Tech, Inc.

Stay tuned for more info!

And to register for the event see: http://www.ncsi.com/dia/2013/

 

 

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Bob Gourley, former CTO of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), is Founder and CTO of Crucial Point LLC, a technology research and advisory firm providing fact based technology reviews in support of venture capital, private equity and emerging technology firms. He has extensive industry experience in intelligence and security and was awarded an intelligence community meritorious achievement award by AFCEA in 2008, and has also been recognized as an Infoworld Top 25 CTO and as one of the most fascinating communicators in Government IT by GovFresh.

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