Disruptive Technology

With this series I don’t set out to be the bearer of novel solutions or brilliant ideas but just to spark conversations and thinking that could potentially lead to solutions, ideas and ways forward to potentially get these issues addressed. We have to be Progressive and Adaptive vs Conservative and Responsive. In a society where […]

Secure NIDS or else …

For the government, cybersecurity isn’t only a challenge—it’s a big obstacle to long-awaited digital transformation. Plus, the stakes are sky-high: Hacking public-sector information might imperil national security as well as citizens’ trust. Is our government up to the task? July 2015 – “The Office of Personnel Management in the US government said hackers stole “sensitive […]

Securing Jamaica’s National Identification System with Blockchain Technology

Government organizations across the globe are exploring the use of blockchain technology to improve operations. The ability to record transactions on distributed ledgers offers new approaches for governments to improve transparency, prevent fraud and establish trust. According to a recent survey conducted by IBM and the Economic Intelligence Unit, government interest in blockchain is high: […]

The more the world changes the more we stay the same..?

Without a doubt the past 5 years the world and Jamaica has seen a rapid evolution, with more adoption to new technologies (gadgets, social media, e-commerce, etc..) none of which has left the Caribbean and region behind. Once its released can bet within days someone will have it through the advent of companies like ShipMe/MailPac/SmartPostJa […]

Data held hostage!!

Gone are the days where diamond, gold and precious metals and stones were high in the value chain now information and data is king a of that value chain. At the launch of Facebook’s IPO the company was valued at 104 billion USD majority of that valuation was due to the amount of users and […]

Vyral Events App Review

Young entrepreneurs doing something for themselves and fulfilling a need instead of waiting on governments to provide mediocre jobs so they can survive I always will support 100 percent. Came across this app from reading a Gleaner Article on April 16, 2017, titled Mobil App For Party Fans – ‘Vyral Events’ Links Promoters And Patrons […]