List/Grid Tag Archives: Education

MarketsandMarkets: Cloud Adoption, Wireless Communication to Drive Cyber Market’s Growth Through 2019

MarketsandMarkets: Cloud Adoption, Wireless Communication to Drive Cyber Market’s Growth Through 2019

A new five-year forecast from research firm MarketsandMarkets says cloud computing adoption and wireless communications will be among the forces that will drive growth in the global cybersecurity market through… Read more »

James Kilbride on Security’s Role in Cloud Adoption, General Dynamics’ Work to Integrate Technology with Business Viewpoints & Managing Innovation

James Kilbride on Security’s Role in Cloud Adoption, General Dynamics’ Work to Integrate Technology with Business Viewpoints & Managing Innovation

At General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, James Kilbride deploys the capabilities of the firm’s Cyber and Intelligence Solutions division to help government customers advance their missions. Kilbride joined General Dynamics… Read more »

IBM, Bryan University Partner to Build Healthcare Informatics Simulation Lab

IBM, Bryan University Partner to Build Healthcare Informatics Simulation Lab

IBM has partnered with Bryan University to develop a healthcare informatics simulation laboratory with the goal of helping to train students on the subject. Students enrolled in a master’s degree program… Read more »

David Zolet: CSC to Open Tech Center at Cyber Research Facility

David Zolet: CSC to Open Tech Center at Cyber Research Facility

Computer Sciences Corp. plans to establish a technology center at a Bossier, La.-based cyber research facility, where the company intends to make available 800 jobs in four years. CSC selected… Read more »

Oliver McGee: Cyber About ‘Protecting the Critical Infrastructure of America’

Oliver McGee: Cyber About ‘Protecting the Critical Infrastructure of America’

Former Transportation Department official Oliver McGee warned against rising instances of online attacks on enterprises, utilities and educational institutions in an interview with GSN magazine published Thursday. “Cybersecurity is about protecting the critical infrastructure… Read more »

IBM Invests $100M in Watson Computer Africa Roll Out; Kamal Bhattacharya Comments

IBM Invests $100M in Watson Computer Africa Roll Out; Kamal Bhattacharya Comments

IBM Corp. wants to invest $100 million in a 10-year initiative to roll out its artificial intelligence and cognitive systems in Africa in an effort to seek business opportunities in… Read more »

Oracle Adds Tools to PeopleSoft Campus Suite; Mark Armstrong Comments

Oracle Adds Tools to PeopleSoft Campus Suite; Mark Armstrong Comments

Oracle has updated its PeopleSoft Campus Solution suite by adding modules that work to help students plan their coursework and keep track of their academic goals and activities. The new… Read more »

Ciber to Refresh NYIT Info System; Mike Dillon Comments

Ciber to Refresh NYIT Info System; Mike Dillon Comments

Ciber will update the New York Institute of Technology’s campus information system as NYIT looks to further build its services offerings and secure the data of students, faculty and staff. The… Read more »

IBM, LSU Partner to Promote Computer Science

IBM, LSU Partner to Promote Computer Science

IBM and Louisiana State University have formed an alliance to boost career and education programs related to computer science, The Daily Reveille student newspaper reported Tuesday. Alexis Rebennack writes the… Read more »

Deloitte to Provide UPenn Students with Analytics Training; Forrest Danson Comments

Deloitte to Provide UPenn Students with Analytics Training; Forrest Danson Comments

Deloitte will collaborate with The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania to provide students with analytics courses in addition to existing research programs at the institute. Deloitte Analytics intends… Read more »

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Receives Training Provider Accreditation; Mary Voy Comments

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Receives Training Provider Accreditation; Mary Voy Comments

AMERICAN SYSTEMS has achieved the authorized provider status from the International Association for Continuing Education and Training to offer continuing education units for five years. IACET’s reviewed how the company’s training… Read more »

RMF Engineering Aims to Boost Market Presence with New Office

RMF Engineering Aims to Boost Market Presence with New Office

RMF Engineering recently opened an office in Charlotte, NC, with a goal to boost its market presence in the fields of education, engineering and healthcare services. Avery Monroe has been… Read more »

TWD to Help Install Quantico Audio, Video Systems; Larry Besterman Comments

TWD to Help Install Quantico Audio, Video Systems; Larry Besterman Comments

TWD & Associates has been awarded a subcontract from The Karcher Group to help install new audio and video systems at Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia. The contract covers work to… Read more »

Mark Gerencser Delivers UMUC Commencement Address on Igniting Careers through Passion and Imagination

Mark Gerencser Delivers UMUC Commencement Address on Igniting Careers through Passion and Imagination

Mark Gerencser, the recently named chairman of CyberSpa and former executive vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, recently gave the commencement address for the University of Maryland, University College. The 30-plus-year… Read more »

Executive Spotlight: Alan Merten on GMU’s Place in NOVA Economy, IT Education

Executive Spotlight: Alan Merten on GMU’s Place in NOVA Economy, IT Education

Dr. Alan Merten retired as president of George Mason University in June 2012 after 16 years and now serves as GMU’s president emeritus. During his tenure, GMU’s enrollment grew from… Read more »

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