Shows & Panels
- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Future of Government Data Centers
- The Future of IT: How CIOs Can Enable the Service-Oriented Enterprise
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Moving to the Cloud. What's the best approach for me
- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- The New Generation of Database
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Value of Health IT
- Air Traffic Management Transformation Report
- Cloud First Report
- General Dynamics IT Enterprise Center
- Gov Cloud Minute
- Government in Technology Series
- Homeland Security Cybersecurity Market Report
- National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
- Technology Insights
- The Cyber Security Report
- The Next Generation Cyber Security Experts
Shows & Panels
Information Technology News
Building a successful IT business
Tuesday - 10/29/2013, 7:13pm EDT
One of the best untold stories out of wreckage that Katrina inflicted upon New Orleans is the success of a company called CompuCure.
In the aftermath of the hurricane, most information technology companies were packing their bags and heading out of town.
CompuCure decided to stay and take advantage of the opportunity.
Verigan's house was flooded, so he took up residence in a FEMA trailer and grew the business.
After some initial success with commercial organizations, the Department of Agriculture asked CompuCure to help with a data transfer project.
Listen to the interview to see how Verigan assembled his team, grabbed a SAN, and accomplished the job early and under budget.