March 11, 2016

Giles Kesteloot Appointed Executive Director of Blackstone Federal Services

Arlington, VA – March 5, 2016 – Blackstone Technology Group (Blackstone) is pleased to announce that Giles Kesteloot has been appointed Executive Director of Blackstone’s Federal Services Practice. Kesteloot has been with Blackstone for almost 7 years and has over 20 years of extensive technology and program experience across Commercial and Federal markets.   “Giles’... Read More

February 13, 2016

5 Job Search Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

Article originally featured on by Jess Ryan From a job candidate who tripped right before her interview and arrived still bleeding, to someone who wore flip flops to a formal interview, recruiters have plenty of horror stories. If you’re searching for a job, though, you run the risk of disqualifying yourself for something more... Read More

February 12, 2016  |  Austin White & Zain Jiwani

The Apple Watch: A Pleasant Surprise

The Apple Watch: A Pleasant Surprise Austin White When the Apple Watch and other wearable technologies first hit the market, I’ll admit I was initially opposed to these devices. I was concerned I’d feel over-connected, a sentiment still echoed by many today. After wearing the Apple Watch for a little over a month now, I... Read More

February 4, 2016  |  Ken Hans, Partner & Executive Director, Blackstone Digital Services

Thinking Ahead: Extracting Value from IIoT Devices through a Purpose-Built Platform

With the growth of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Gartner predicts that 2.8 billion devices will be connected by 2020. Industries that have invested in connected devices are challenged with extracting value from the high velocity of data derived from a variety of sensors and source systems. IIoT vendors have developed applications to manage the... Read More