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    SAP Starts HANA Software Online Education Program; Bernd Welz Comments

    SAP has launched an online development training program that offers software developers courses on the HANA platform and aims to give them more knowledge of the product. “Introduction to Software Development on SAP HANA“ includes lectures, self-tests, weekly assignments and online forums intended to provide programmers an overview of SAP HANA’s programming functions, the company […] More

  • Intel, University Partner to Build Biomedical Data Mgmt Tech; Stephen Pawlowski Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Intel, University Partner to Build Biomedical Data Mgmt Tech; Stephen Pawlowski Comments

    Intel is partnering with an Oregon-based university to develop computing technologies for managing volumes of biomedical data that scientists use to detect complex diseases and discover new treatments. Oregon Health & Science University and Intel aim to create information tools and workflow offerings to help the scientific community understand genetics behind diseases like cancer at […] More

  • University Names Soccer Field After DynCorp; Steve Gaffney Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    University Names Soccer Field After DynCorp; Steve Gaffney Comments

    The American University of Afghanistan’s International Campus in Kabul has renamed its soccer field DynCorp International Field. The field hosted the country’s first intercollegiate soccer tournament involving six teams from universities based in the Kabul area, DynCorp said Monday. Afghanistan’s national soccer team has also used the field. “DynCorp International is proud to support global […] More

  • Lockheed Partnering With Tech College For Nanocopper Research; Kenneth Washington Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Partnering With Tech College For Nanocopper Research; Kenneth Washington Comments

    Lockheed Martin and Singapore-based Nanyang Technological University have agreed to establish a joint research laboratory to study nanocopper and its possible commercialization. The collaboration involves $10 million in initial funds for the facility's first four years of operation at NTU's Yunnan campus, Lockheed said Tuesday. Up to eight Lockheed scientists will work with NTU students […] More

  • IBM Providing University IT Systems for Cloud-Based Platform; Nguyen Kim Hoa Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Providing University IT Systems for Cloud-Based Platform; Nguyen Kim Hoa Comments

    IBM has signed a contract with a university to provide information technology infrastructure for a virtual campus based in a cloud computing environment, the company said Thursday. The University of Information Technology, a member of Vietnam’s national university system, is using IBM’s Smarter Computing platform to develop training courses and online applications in the cloud […] More

  • Lockheed Pursuing Intell Training Growth Through Education Partnership - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Pursuing Intell Training Growth Through Education Partnership

    Lockheed Martin is partnering with a Pennsylvania-based liberal arts college for a intelligence training and education program at one of the college’s campuses in Ireland. The company’s security analysis center and Mercyhurst University will work to form partnerships with European institutions on educational ventures and establish a European base for an intelligence studies program, Mercyhurst […] More

  • URS, Maryland College Partner to Offer Employees Degree Programs; Randy Wotring Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS, Maryland College Partner to Offer Employees Degree Programs; Randy Wotring Comments

    URS Corp.’s federal services unit has signed an agreement with a Maryland-based public university, where employees and their families can take classes or enroll in degree and certificate programs. Employees, spouses and dependents can take individual courses or enroll in any of 95 academic programs at the University of Maryland-University College and many programs are […] More

  • Raytheon Partners to Start STEM Degree Programs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Partners to Start STEM Degree Programs

    Raytheon is partnering with the University of Massachusetts-Lowell to explore the establishment of undergraduate and master's level degree programs in the sciences, engineering and business fields. The university said the programs at Kuwait’s Gulf University for Science and Technology would be overseen and taught by UMass Lowell administrators and faculty. “Kuwait is seeking to expand […] More

  • Harris CEO Bill Brown Named Trustee at New Fla. State College - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Harris CEO Bill Brown Named Trustee at New Fla. State College

    Harris Corp. President and CEO Bill Brown has joined the board of trustees at Florida Polytechnic University, Sunshine State News reports. Brown becomes the final member of the board, appointed by the Florida Board of Governors and Gov. Rick Scott. The Lakeland-based institution became the state’s 12th public university this year after being split off […] More

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