Tag Archives: cyber security

LMI Adds 7th University to Joint R&D Program

LMI has added University of Texas at San Antonio to a scholastic program that aims to encourage joint research and development initiatives for the cybersecurity and energy sectors. Seven universities now work with LMI under the Academic Partnerships program, which launched in 2011, LMI said Monday. LMI will work with …

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Unisys Unveils Mobile Services Software for CSPs; Steven Chuey Comments

Unisys Corp. has introduced new software solutions that will enable communications service providers to deliver mobile offerings intended to fulfill customer preferences. The company developed the Unisys Application Services Broker and Digital Dialog Manager with value-added services to help CSPs deploy mobile solutions to subscribers through short message service, social media, …

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USPS Delivers More Than 50 Projects Using Agile IT Strategy; John Edgar Comments

The U.S. Postal Service is using agile software development methods as opposed to its older waterfall methodology to speed-up deliverables and improve communication between officials and clients, FCW reported Thursday. USPS has delivered more than 50 projects through agile development methodologies and 25 projects are currently active. Frank Konkel writes one …

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TCS Unveils Skills Evaluation Tool for Cyber Operators; Drew Morin Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has unveiled a new tool designed to help enterprises, schools and government agencies measure a person’s cybersecurity skills and match them with job requirements. The PerformanScore learning and development software tool is designed with three measurement phases that intend to evaluate professional skills in a live environment, TCS …

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SAIC Joins DHS Cyber Infrastructure Defense Program; John Thomas Comments

SAIC will serve as a commercial service provider for the Enhanced Cybersecurity Services program and develop security certifications intended to help critical infrastructure organizations use threat indicators for protection, the company said Wednesday. The company joins other contractors such as Northrop Grumman, who announced their membership in the program earlier …

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Kratos Cyber Unit Validates Federal Cloud Provider Under FedRAMP; Christopher Fountain Comments

Kratos SecureInfo, a Kratos Defense & Security Solutions company, has served as a third-party assessment organization to help an unidentified cloud service provider secure a federal license to operate. The commercial CSP's cybersecurity platform meets Federal Risk Authorization and Management Program standards to deliver secure cloud services to U.S. government …

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11 Tech Firms to Partner With NIST Cyber Center; Patrick Gallagher Comments

Eleven technology companies from the technology industry have signed partnerships with a National Institute of Standards Technology-hosted cybersecurity center that will aim to defend private sector assets from cyber threats. The Rockville, Md.-based National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence will work with industry, academic and government leaders to help businesses solve …

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Cisco, Arbor Partnering For Threat Defense Tech; Tom Bienkowski Comments

Cisco is collaborating with Arbor Networks to deploy a unified threat management offering for helping defend against distributed denial-of-service attacks. Tom Bienkowski, Arbor director of product marketing at Arbor,  told NetworkWorld.com Cisco will embed Arbor’s Peakflow SP Threat Management System into a module on its carrier-class CRS-1 routers. Ellen Messmer …

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