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  • Dutch Ruppersberger, Martin O'Malley to Open CyberMaryland Conference; Dominick Murray Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dutch Ruppersberger, Martin O’Malley to Open CyberMaryland Conference; Dominick Murray Comments

    Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger and Gov. Martin O’Malley of Maryland will deliver the opening remarks at the CyberMaryland Conference on Wednesday and Thursday, which will host representatives from academia, industry and government. “Governor O’Malley launched the CyberMaryland initiative in January 2010 to position the state as the epicenter of cybersecurity,” Dominick Murray, secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, said Friday. DBED […] More

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    New Bill to Fuel $100 Million Investment in Maryland's Innovation Economy

    More than 400 entrepreneurs, educators and business leaders convened in Annapolis, Md., last week to show support for an initiative that aims to inject $100 million into the state’s Innovation Economy, which includes cybersecurity, biotechnology and environmentally friendly technology. Touted by experts as a national model, InvestMaryland seeks to create a public-private partnership to boost […] More

  • SAIC, UMBC to Host Cyber Contest for Students, Young Professionals - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC, UMBC to Host Cyber Contest for Students, Young Professionals

    Science Applications International Corporation and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County have announced plans for a statewide cyber competition and conference created to attract more students and young professionals to pursue cybersecurity careers. Taking place Oct. 21-22, 2011, the Maryland Cyber Challenge and Conference (MDC3) aims to boost Maryland’s position as a cybersecurity leader. Founders […] More

  • New UMD Cyber Center to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    New UMD Cyber Center to Strengthen Public-Private Partnerships

    The University of Maryland is launching a new cybersecurity initiative that aims to stimulate public-private partnerships and address national vulnerabilities, including those facing industry. The focal point of the initiative, the new Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC-squared, or MC2), will implement a comprehensive approach to cybersecurity education, research and technology development. Experts from engineering, computer science, […] More

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    SAIC Opens Cyber Innovation Center

    Today, SAIC announced it has opened a Cyber Innovation Center in Columbia, Md., to develop cybersecurity solutions. The purpose of the center is to provide a site where SAIC employees can tackle cybersecurity challenges using the latest ideas, services and technologies. The center will include a technical-solutions lab, research and development, and training and conference […] More

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    SAIC Opens Cyber Center in Maryland

    SAIC today announced the grand opening of its Cyber Innovation Center in  Columbia, Md., with a ceremony kicked off by Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Gov. Martin O’Malley and SAIC CEO Walt Havenstein and Senior Vice President Larry Cox. “The new CIC at SAIC is a true investment in the future of our workforce,” O’Malley said. “Cybersecurity, […] More

  • Maryland to Train 1,000 Cybersecurity Students - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Maryland to Train 1,000 Cybersecurity Students

    Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley announced yesterday the state is partnering with higher education, government and industry to train 1,000 students in cybersecurity. “This is about jobs, jobs, jobs ““ jobs that keep the country safe and keep the economy strong,” Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski said. “It's about giving people the tools they need to prepare […] More

  • Maryland: 'Silicon Valley of Cybersecurity'? - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Maryland: 'Silicon Valley of Cybersecurity'?

    Yesterday, at a cybersecurity event at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley announced his aim of making Maryland the epicenter of cybersecurity. O’Malley and Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski and Benjamin L. Cardin and Reps. Chris Van Hollen and C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger are campaigning to have the headquarters of the new […] More

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