Basis Technology Executive to Speak at Defense One Summit


Expert in Digital Forensics to Discuss the Affects of Cyber Growth on Industry and Innovation

Cambridge—November 14, 2013—Basis Technology, the global leader in multilingual search and text analytics, announced today that Dr. Brian Carrier, Vice President of Digital Forensics, will participate in a panel discussion at the Defense One Summit on the rapid growth of cyber – with an emphasis on training and education, the shifting jurisdictions of military and intelligence agencies, and the expanding role of industry. The panel, titled “What are the Limits & Boundaries of Cyber?” will take place today at 7:30am at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C.


WHO: Dr. Brian Carrier, Vice President, Digital Forensics, Basis Technology. Dr. Carrier leads the digital forensics team at Basis Technology, delivering services and developing custom systems. He is the author of the book File System Forensic Analysis and developer of several open source digital forensics analysis tools, including The Sleuth Kit and the Autopsy digital forensics platform. Brian has a Ph.D. in computer science from Purdue University and worked previously for @stake as a research scientist and the technical lead for their digital forensics lab. Dr. Carrier is on the committees of many conferences, workshops and technical working groups, including the Annual DFRWS Conference and the Digital Investigation Journal.
WHAT: “What are the Limits & Boundaries of Cyber?”
WHERE: Grand Hyatt Washington

Washington, D.C.

WHEN: November 14, 2013

7:30 – 8:15am

The Defense One Summit is a gathering of an exclusive, highly concentrated audience of senior national security and defense leaders looking deep into the unprecedented transformation of national security strategy and operations facing U.S. leaders today. The summit will explore a series of provocative questions focused on evolving threats at the forefront of national security concerns.  Through one-on-one interviews, or giving their own remarks, Department of Defense leaders, national security experts and military commanders will discuss on the main stage the most pressing issues at the future of defense from their vantage point.

About Basis Technology

Basis Technology develops innovative products and solutions incorporating multilingual text analytics and digital forensics. The Rosette® linguistics platform provides morphological analysisentity extractionname matchingname translation, and chat translation, yielding useful information from unstructured data in such fields as information retrieval, government intelligence, e‑discovery, and financial compliance. The digital forensics team pioneers better, faster, and cheaper techniques to extract forensic evidence, keeping government and law enforcement ahead of the exponential growth of data storage volumes.

Basis’ products and services are used by over 250 major organizations, including, Cisco, EMC, Exalead/Dassault, Fujitsu, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi, Microsoft, NetBase, Oracle, Symantec, and governments worldwide. Learn more at or call +1-617-386-2090.


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