Government agencies, universities, and a few private companies won authorization to use drones in the US. Take a peek at the drones on the job.
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NASA has partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Northrop Grumman on a $30 million program that uses two Global Hawk drones to improve hurricane forecasts. The drones were designed for high-altitude, long-duration missions, with the ability to stay in the air for approximately 30 hours. Global Hawks can reach altitudes greater than 55,000 feet, which allows them to fly into storms and study hurricane formation, as well as intensity.
How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security EnterpriseTo learn more about what organizations are doing to tackle attacks and threats we surveyed a group of 300 IT and infosec professionals to find out what their biggest IT security challenges are and what they're doing to defend against today's threats. Download the report to see what they're saying.
IT Strategies to Conquer the CloudChances are your organization is adopting cloud computing in one way or another -- or in multiple ways. Understanding the skills you need and how cloud affects IT operations and networking will help you adapt.