Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Call For Speakers – OPEN for the 3rd Annual Joint Cyber Security Conference on October 5th 2016.

Call For Speakers – OPEN

You are invited to the Capital of the World, New York City for the 3rd Annual Joint Cyber Security Conference on October 5th 2016.  The event will be feature internationally recognized  presentations delivered by security researchers, industry leaders and officials.


Call for Papers opens: April 15th 2016  | Call for Papers closes: June 15 , 2016 | Notification to Authors: by end of June, 2016
Terms are subject to change. 

The event review board is comprised of 10 of the NYC Metro’s most credible and distinguished security professionals and thought leaders throughout various areas of the information security community. The Review Board advises the conference on its strategic direction, reviewing, and programming conference content and providing unparalleled insight into the research community.

The talks will be reviewed using a basic point system, each reviewer will be responsible for scoring the talk submission and picking the best candidates for limited spots.

·        1-10 Points – Creative Title

·        1-10 Points – Clear and detailed learning abstract/objectives/sources

·        1-10 Points – NYMJCSC Association Topic

·        1-10 Points – NCSAM Topic

* Speakers will be picked on these criteria regardless of sponsorship if applicable.




1.     The original author(s) of a presentation must submit for the Call for Presentation. Third parties such as PR firms or speaker representatives may not submit materials on behalf of a potential speaker or speaking team.

2.     New York Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference (NYMJCSC) does not accept product or vendor-related pitches. .

3.     Each submission must be completed in its entirety the first time.

4.     New York Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference (NYMJCSC) selection process is very competitive. Members of the NYMJCSC Review Board score each submission as a group.  Submissions should clearly detail the concepts, ideas, findings, and solutions a researcher or speaking team plans to present.

5.     Submissions that highlight new research, tools, vulnerabilities, etc. are highly recommended and will be given priority.

6.     Submissions that include Handouts and Live Demos will also be given priority.

7.     Speakers may submit more than one proposal but each proposal must be submitted via a separate submission form.

8.     Each submission must include detailed bibliographies acknowledging prior work in the space, distinguishing or highlighting how your presentation is different.

9.     Individuals submitting a proposal will receive a “Your submission for New York Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference 2016 has been received”. After selections have been completed, all submitters will receive an email confirmation of acceptance or rejection.

10. Speakers will be contacted directly if Review Board members have any questions about a submission.


Saturday, May 28, 2016

Free Ebooks From Microsoft that you can download

Windows 10 IT Pro Essentials: Top 10 Tools

Dive in to Windows 10 with award-winning journalist and Windows Expert Ed Bott in this highly curated free eBook covering the top apps, accessories, and utilities included in the box with Windows 10.
The sheer volume of Windows programs and accessories says a lot about the power and complexity of Windows—a fact that every IT pro knows from firsthand experience. There’s a tool for nearly every task, and a large part of the process of becoming a Windows expert is knowing how to find the appropriate one when you need it.

This eBook contains descriptions and hands-on advice to help IT Pros work faster and smarter. Some of these tools are for everybody—end users and experts alike—whereas some are strictly for professionals. A few are so specialized that you’ll only need them once in a blue moon. Collectively, though, they make up a toolbox that can save you (and your company) time and money.
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Deploying Windows 10: Automating deployment by using System Center Configuration Manager

Get a head start deploying Windows 10—with tips and best practices from experts in the field. This guide shows you how to deploy Windows 10 in an automated way without impacting end users by leveraging System Center Configuration Manager, which is the most used product to deploy Microsoft operating systems in the industry today.|
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Introducing Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview

Get a head start evaluating Windows Server 2016—guided by the experts. Based on Technical Preview 4, John McCabe and the Windows Server team introduce the new features and capabilities, with practical insights on how Windows Server 2016 can meet the needs of your business. Get the early, high-level overview you need to begin preparing your deployment now!
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Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms

Written by legendary author Charles Petzold, this 1200-page ebook is a deep dive for C# programmers who want to write applications using a single code base that targets the three most popular mobile platforms: iOS, Android, and Windows, encompassing the Universal Windows Platform and Windows Phone. Produced by Xamarin and Microsoft Press.
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Planning and Preparing for Microsoft SharePoint Hybrid

This book is part of a series to provide readers from all over the world with a guide on how to connect SharePoint on-premises to Microsoft's cloud services. You will gain insight into planning, architecture, configuration, and management of SharePoint hybrid. This book covers foundational topics with which you will learn more about Office 365 and Microsoft Azure, architecture planning, platform hygiene and preparation, directory synchronization, and how to configure a seamless single sign-on experience for users.
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Windows 10 for IT Professionals, Technical Overview

This guide, by award-winning journalist and Windows expert Ed Bott, introduces new Windows 10 features and capabilities, providing a practical, high-level overview for IT professionals ready to begin deployment planning now. This edition was written after the release of Windows 10 version 1511 in November 2015 and includes all of its enterprise-focused features. The goal of this book is to help you sort out what’s new in Windows 10, with a special emphasis on features that are different from the Windows versions you and your organization are using today, starting with an overview of the operating system, describing the many changes to the user experience, and diving deep into deployment and management tools where it’s necessary.
You can get it Here