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Deloitte Study: Manufacturing USA Helps Facilitate R&D, Address Shortage in Skilled Workforce

Deloitte Study: Manufacturing USA Helps Facilitate R&D, Address Shortage in Skilled Workforce - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A new Deloitte study has found that Manufacturing USA's network of institutes works to facilitate manufacturing innovation through research and development and helps mitigate the shortage of skilled manufacturing workers. The study also showed that the first eight manufacturing institutes formed by the departments of Defense and Energy from 2012 …

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Report: Fortinet, Intel Move to Help Combat Online Crime

Report: Fortinet, Intel Move to Help Combat Online Crime - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Fortinet has established a Network Security Academy in a push to help address a shortage of cybersecurity professionals, San Jose Mercury News reported Tuesday. Pete Carey writes the academy seeks to collaborate with several universities worldwide to train students to thwart sophisticated threats. “We’re going help those students be armed with the necessary skill …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon’s New Educational Program Aims to Foster Cyber Skills

Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon's New Educational Program Aims to Foster Cyber Skills - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon is launching a global cyber education program as part of efforts to help organizations address a talent shortage in the information technology security field. Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon’s intelligence, information and services business, said Tuesday the company aims to help U.S. partner nations “secure their cyber space by developing the …

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Raytheon’s David Wajsgras: Awareness Programs Key to Bridge Cybersecurity Talent Gap

Raytheon's David Wajsgras: Awareness Programs Key to Bridge Cybersecurity Talent Gap - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A report from Raytheon and the National Cyber Security Alliance suggests organizations can encourage more young people to pursue careers in information technology security through awareness programs, Fortune magazine reported Monday. “We need to do a better job at communicating what we do,” David Wajsgras, president of Raytheon’s intelligence, information and services unit, was …

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