Jun 16, 2016

UMD Smith business school to take on cybersecurity risk project

The Supply Chain Management Center at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business will be part of a unique risk assessment project to assess the safety and effectiveness of supply chain practices. The project, which is the first of its kind, will focus on “ascertaining the effectiveness of information security and cyber […]

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Jan 13, 2015

Cybrary.IT launches free IT training platform

Calling it the world’s first free massive open online course for IT and cybersecurity training, Greenbelt-based Cybrary.IT announced Tuesday that its classes are open to the public.

Nov 11, 2014

U.S. fights cybercrime from suburban office parks

Ground zero in the nation's fight against cybercrime hides in plain sight, in a nondescript suburban office building with no government seals or signs.

Sep 29, 2014

Arch Systems wins MBE award

Arch Systems LLC, of Baltimore, an information technology company, announced that Vini and Tariq Ehsan, president and vice president of the firm, have been selected to receive the Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. In its ninth year, this program recognizes outstanding women and minority business owners in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania and the District […]

Aug 25, 2014

‘Soft launch’ for health exchange?

State officials have been saying for months that Marylanders will be able to shop for insurance on the refurbished health exchange by Nov. 15 when open enrollment begins.

Jun 13, 2014

Educators work to shrink STEM job skills gap

Maryland continues to lead the country in technology and entrepreneurship, ranking first for the third year in a row in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s annual Enterprising States report.

Jun 2, 2014

City IT director resigns amid investigation

A Baltimore city employee resigned from his post amid an investigation into allegations that the department he oversaw misspent city funds.

Feb 19, 2014

UM IT falls prey to security breach

The University of Maryland is the latest victim of a massive data breach.

Feb 19, 2014

Google aims to provide broadband in 34 more cities

Google is planning to offer high-speed Internet service in 34 more cities scattered across eight states in an ambitious expansion aimed at providing formidable competition to cable and telecommunication providers.

Oct 15, 2013

Md. officials to discuss broadband network

STEVENSVILLE — Maryland officials are announcing the completion of the One Maryland Broadband Network. Gov. Martin O’Malley, Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Howard County Executive Ken Ulman are making the announcement Tuesday at Kent Island High School. The broadband network project connects more than 1,066 community anchor institutions. Those include schools, police facilities, libraries, coll[...]

Sep 18, 2013

Health IT startups eligible for funds, resources

You get money, a place to work, a mentor and access to resources. The rest is up to you.

Sep 17, 2013

KinderMender uses IT, child-centric focus to differentiate itself, expand

Dr. Keyvon Rafei doesn’t like being taken by surprise. He doesn’t appreciate unexpected surges in patient volume. He doesn’t enjoy paying employees top dollar to monitor empty waiting rooms. He hates guessing which illnesses will plague his patients, which neighborhoods they live in or what they thought about their visit to KinderMender, the pediatric urgent care clinic he founded.

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