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ELTA to open cyber center in Maryland
Breaking NewsInformation & TechnologyIT and Cybersecurity

Governor Larry Hogan has announced that ELTA North America, a global leader in the design, manufacture, and support of innovative electronic systems, has selected Maryland for its new Cyber Innovation Center. The announcement follows the May 2017 grand opening of ELTA’s new headquarters in Annapolis Junction, when the company upgraded

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UMBC CyberDawgs
IT and Cybersecurity

Maryland’s cybersecurity sector includes some of the most imaginative and innovative entrepreneurs in the field of information security. Surprised? Take a look at these names – Sourcefire, Light Point Security, RedOwl, SecurityDo (now Fluency), and EnVeil. As a start-up or emerging business, each company reached the finals of the RSA

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Poolesville High School's Cyber Team
Education & ResearchIT and Cybersecurity

Home to the nation’s top federal agencies engaged in cybersecurity – and a vibrant cyber sector that includes entrepreneurs as well as established entities – Maryland is a cybersecurity powerhouse. Today’s cyber warriors find a variety of opportunities in our state, and throughout Maryland’s educational system, students are primed to

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Aerospace & DefenseMilitary

The Maryland Department of Commerce today announced the launch of the Maryland Defense Network, an interactive online tool that maps defense spending in the state. Maryland is typically among the top 10 states in the nation for defense spending, ranking 6th for fiscal year 2016. The Maryland Defense Network helps

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Cisco_Security_Martin_Roesch
Information & TechnologyIT and CybersecurityProfiles

Guest feature: Martin Roesch is the Vice President and Chief Architect, Cisco Security Business Group. In today’s digital business and government environments, success often depends on securing data, devices and people. That’s why security is one of the fastest growing segments in IT, and why it is the number one IT

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General Keith Alexander IronNet RSA
EventsIT and Cybersecurity

“It’s the hottest ticket in town,” said Steve Pennington, managing director of the Maryland Department of Commerce, welcoming more than 130 guests to breakfast with General (Ret) Keith Alexander. Hosted by the CyberMaryland delegation, led by Maryland Commerce, the event brought together companies from 11 states and four countries. Members

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RSA Conference
EventsIT and Cybersecurity

For the sixth consecutive year, Maryland’s vibrant cybersecurity community will​ be showcased during RSA™ 2017, the nation’s premier information security conference and expo. Held annually in San Francisco, the conference draws more than 40,000 attendees to the Moscone Center. Led by the Maryland Department of Commerce, the CyberMaryland delegation includes

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Digital Harbor Foundation
EntrepreneursInnovation & Tech

Nine-year-old Jacob Leggette had a dream…and a problem. After learning to 3D print in Digital Harbor Foundation’s two-week Mini Makers course, he was inspired to create even more items but didn’t have a 3D printer of his own. He decided to write to manufacturers of 3D printers and ask for

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cyber
IT and Cybersecurity

Cyber entrepreneurs, gear up! The RSA Conference’s prestigious Innovation Sandbox is now accepting submissions for the 2017 competition, being held in conjunction with the 2017 RSA Conference in San Francisco February 13-17. The Innovation Sandbox recognizes companies that create cutting-edge technologies to fight cyber threats. The winner is named Most

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Maryland National Guard
Military

From national security to natural disasters, National Guard members leave jobs and family behind, to respond when the nation calls. This year, on the 15th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and the downing of Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa., more than 3,500 of

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