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Tech Startups Use AWS Cloud Platform to Support Law Enforcement Missions

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Two startup companies have partnered in an effort to help law enforcement personnel manage investigations through the use of tools hosted on Amazon Web Services' cloud computing platform. The Callyo and Mark43 partnership seeks to combine public safety data with the latter's records management system and facilitate calls or record interviews with the former's virtual phone network, AWS said Tuesday.

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Donna Harris to Step Down as Co-CEO of D.C. Incubator 1776

Donna Harris to Step Down as Co-CEO of D.C. Incubator 1776 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Donna Harris is due to step down from her role as co-CEO of Washington, D.C.-based seed fund and startup incubator 1776 by the end of January 2017. She will remain at 1776 as a board member and partner in the fund while her co-CEO and co-founder Evan Burfield will become the sole CEO, the company said Wednesday. …

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Cyber Startups Graduate from [email protected] Cyber Incubator Program

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Australia-based iWebgate and Baltimore-headquartered Light Point Security have completed Northrop Grumman and [email protected] Speed Tomorrow‘s global cyber startup initiative. The Cync program will work introduce iWebgate’s and Light Point Security’s new cyber offerings into the federal marketplace, Northrop said Monday. Chris Valentino, program director for cyber and intelligence mission solutions at Northrop, said the goal …

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SAP NS2 Becomes MACH37 Cyber Accelerator Platinum Sponsor

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A U.S.-based subsidiary of SAP will participate in the MACH37 Cyber Accelerator 90-day program for startups and small businesses as a platinum sponsor. SAP National Security Services — or SAP NS2 – will receive access to the MACH37 portfolio comprised of information security entrepreneurs and innovators and also take part in the program’s  executive advisory board, the Center …

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Kevin McAleenan: DHS to Seek Silicon Valley Tech Partners for Trade, Travel Security Programs

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The Department of Homeland Security will hold an event in the Silicon Valley, California region to discuss several opportunities for technology companies to support U.S. Customs and Border Protection missions. DHS’ Science and Technology Directorate and CBP aim to explore potential partnerships with startups, entrepreneurs and small businesses during the Silicon Valley Homeland Security Day on April 29, …

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Innovation-Focused Nonprofit to Help DHS Equip First Responders With Wearable Tech

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The Center for Innovative Technology has launched a new accelerator program with the Department of Homeland Security‘s Science and Technology Directorate to equip first responders with the latest innovations in wearable technology. CIT said Wednesday the “EMERGE! Accelerating Wearable Tech for First Responders” program aims to adapt commercial wearable technology from startup companies to …

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Karen Dahut: Booz Allen, 1776 Partner to Help Start-ups Accelerate Market Entry

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Booz Allen Hamilton and business incubator 1776 have partnered to combine the companies' workforce and consulting strategy with the goal of helping clients meet global requirements. Organizations can develop new products and services and pursue growth opportunities through the strategic partnership, Booz Allen said Monday. Karen Dahut, executive vice president …

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Financial Tech Firms Join Accenture-Backed Accelerator Program; Richard Lumb Comments

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Seven early-stage ventures have been selected for an annual program backed by Accenture that works to help startups develop platforms for the financial services industry. The FinTech Innovation Lab London program offers senior-level mentoring services to guide entrepreneurs in commercializing their innovations and attracting prospective customers, Accenture said Monday. “In …

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Juniper Networks Seeks to Automate HK Digital Cloud Service; Aruna Ravichandran Comments

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Juniper Networks will provide a network overlay platform to Hong Kong-based Cyberport for a program designed to virtualize and automate public cloud networking for entrepreneurs in Asia. Cyberport selected Juniper’s Contrail software-defined architecture to deliver networking services and help startups build information and communications technology applications in the cloud, Juniper said …

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Amy Caro: Northrop Seeks to Help Identify Health IT Advances Through Accelerator Program

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Northrop Grumman has partnered with startup accelerator DreamIt Ventures for a program that seeks to identify entrepreneurs who work to develop technology for healthcare applications. The DreamIt Health Baltimore accelerator provides $50,000 in seed funding to startups over four months and gives them access to business information and mentoring services, Northrop …

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