Unisys to Bring Together U.S. Federal IT Leaders at SMART 2020 Conference

Unisys Corporation | January 21, 2020

Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced it will host its SMART 2020 conference – the focus of which is to empower U.S. federal agencies on how to align mission needs with meeting modernization laws and guidance – on Thursday, January 23 in Washington, D.C. Speakers at the event will include IT leaders from the U.S. departments of defense and homeland security, as well as technology experts from Unisys Federal. The conference will also feature panel discussions on how IT visionaries, providers and program teams can chart a smart path forward as they strive to achieve their objectives. Panelists will include federal government IT leaders as well as leaders from Unisys and companies such as Amazon Web Services, CAST, Microsoft Federal, Snowflake and Zscaler.

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has taken preliminary steps to begin to understand the cyber risk to building and access controls systems in federal facilities. For example, in 2013, components of DHS’s National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) conducted a joint assessment of the physical security and cybersecurity of a federal facility. However, significant work remains.

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has taken preliminary steps to begin to understand the cyber risk to building and access controls systems in federal facilities. For example, in 2013, components of DHS’s National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) conducted a joint assessment of the physical security and cybersecurity of a federal facility. However, significant work remains.

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