Read ‘Lessons Learned from the Project Trenches’ – Featured in Security Technology Executive Magazine

Lessons Learned from the Project Trenches was just published in this month’s Security Technology Executive magazine from SecurityInfoWatch. This article was written by Benjamin Butchko incorporating his years of project experience to help others leverage lessons learned and bring more projects to conclusion with positive results. Project Management done well … Read more

The Eight Questions – Security Operations Centers

This issue of The Eight Questions addresses key elements of a planning a Security Operations Center (SOC); Global Security Operations Center (GSOC); or a Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I) center.  Whether supporting a single location or global assets, clearing understanding objectives in both normal and crisis conditions will … Read more

The Eight Questions – Solution Testing & Acceptance

This issue of The Eight Questions addresses key elements of a testing plan for new processes or technology systems.  Just because the supplier says they did a good job and should be compensated, is that good enough for your organization?  Understanding and applying proven project management principles along with business … Read more

The Eight Questions – Resilience in Software-Based Systems

This issue of The Eight Questions addresses challenges and helps avoid harmful, yet common, practices in deploying and managing critical software-based solutions.  The key is to ensure the operational continuity and resilience of these systems which are critical to day-to-day operations and compliance.

Understanding & Preventing Tragedy in Outdoor Public Areas

A Manhattan mile transformed into a killing field yesterday, when a man rented a pickup truck and carried out his Jihad. “Rent me starting at $19” read the sign on the grotesquely bent truck, a painful testament to the disproportionate economies-of-scale of asymmetric warfare. In the city where law enforcement, … Read more

Butchko, Inc. Partners with NMG Workplace Solutions, LLC at Arab Health Expo in Dubai, U.A.E.

Butchko, Inc.’s, Benjamin M. Butchko recently returned from the Arab Health Exposition and Congress, the largest healthcare conference in the Middle East and the second largest event of its kind in the world.  The four-day event was held at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre.  Butchko was there at … Read more