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Jay Ferron

I am a self proclaimed geek who has authored, may technical training courses. As a speaker Jay has presented at many events including, user groups, Computer trade shows, DOD and federal conferences, ISPCON, TechEd, and WPC. Jay is on the global board member of GITCA. Past President of ISACA-CT, Past president APCUG and is a Microsoft MVP Enterprise Security. Jay has been a MVP in in Windows, HPC, and Azure.

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December 20th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has entered into a cooperative research and development agreement with AIM Photonics that will give chip developers a critical new tool for designing faster chips that use both optical and electrical signals to - Read More
 
December 20th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Wi-Fi routers continuously broadcast radio frequencies that your phones, tablets and computers pick up and use to get you online. As the invisible frequencies travel, they bounce off or pass through everything around them — the walls, the furniture, and even you. Your movements, even breathing, - Read More
 
December 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Date: January 25, 2023 Time: 3:00 p.m.-3:45 p.m. ET Event Description: Part of National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Applied Cybersecurity Division, the NCCoE is a collaborative hub where industry, government, and academia work together to address businesses’ most pressing - Read More
 
December 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 Great article that I helped contribute to, in ChannelPro magazine.The article talks about the risk or Software as a Service. You a read the article here - Read More
 
December 19th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 As a part of the periodic review of NIST’s cryptographic standards and guidelines, NIST's Crypto Publication Review Board ("Review Board") announced the review of Federal Information Processing Standards Publication (FIPS) 197, The Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) in May 2021.   NIST proposes to - Read More
 
December 16th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
  The rapid proliferation of online services over the past few years has heightened the need for reliable, equitable, secure, and privacy-protective digital identity solutions. Revision 4 of NIST’s Special Publication 800-63, Digital Identity Guidelines, intends to respond to the changing digital - Read More
 
December 16th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
  The SHA-1 algorithm, one of the first widely used methods of protecting electronic information, has reached the end of its useful life, according to security experts at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The agency is now recommending that IT professionals replace SHA-1, - Read More
 
December 16th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 NIST is introducing a plan to transition away from the current limited use of the Secure Hash Algorithm 1 (SHA-1) hash function. Other approved hash functions are already available. The transition will be completed by December 31, 2030, and NIST will engage with stakeholders throughout the - Read More
 
December 10th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
 The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has published the final version of NIST SP 1800-34, Validating the Integrity of Computing Devices. What Is This Guide About? Technologies today rely on complex, globally distributed and interconnected supply chain ecosystems to provide - Read More
 
December 7th, 2022 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
  Join this webinar to learn how new features in Azure SQL Managed Instance provide even more flexibility to modernize your data platform on your terms – and help you save money in the process.   Understand when SQL Managed Instance is the right - Read More
 

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