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Sep 11, 2013

Lockheed acquires Scottish IT company

Lockheed Martin Corp., of Bethesda, a global provider of aerospace, defense, security and advanced technology services, announced it has acquired Amor Group, a Glasgow, Scotland-based company specializing in information technology services for the energy, transportation and public services sectors.

Aug 21, 2013

Baltimore Innovation Week spotlights industry

If asked to name America’s biggest tech hotspot, many people might say Silicon Valley; a few could offer Boston’s Route 128.

Jul 22, 2013

The health IT evolution: For providers, high cost and high priority

Major health care institutions have been chin-deep in IT investments for about a decade. Over the past few years, physicians’ offices and community hospitals have been following suit, implementing systems like Electronic Health Records, which replace paper copies of patient records.

Jun 18, 2013

Yahoo discloses number of U.S. government data requests

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Yahoo is the latest company to disclose how many requests for user data it has received from U.S. government agencies, putting the number between 12,000 and 13,000 in the six months that ended on May 31. Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer and General Counsel Ron Bell said in a blog post late […]

May 16, 2013

Vliet joins Force 3

Ronald Vliet has joined Force 3 as manager of Service Operations.

Apr 9, 2013

Cybersecurity research priorities set

Industry, government and academic cybersecurity experts convened at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg for a two-day workshop to establish a research agenda to address threats and vulnerabilities across multiple domains for a wide array of systems that are increasingly targeted by cyber attackers, such as industrial controls, data communications and other […]

Mar 11, 2013

Baltimore data center enlarging space

Baltimore Technology Park, a co-location data center in South Baltimore, announced it is expanding its facility by 10 percent in order to offer clients more services, redundancy and security.

Aug 27, 2012

Neidhardt joins Volunteers of America Chesapeake

Robinson Neidhardt has joined Volunteers of America Chesapeake as director of information systems.

Jul 6, 2012

City’s new technology chief confident in his preparation

Chris Tonjes, the recently appointed chief information officer for the Mayor’s Office of Information Technology, is new to Baltimore, but confident that his work in Washington, D.C., has prepared him for the job.

May 20, 2012

Ellicott City-based A-TEK snags $20B NIH deal

Ellicott City-based A-TEK has been awarded a technology contract with the National Institutes of Health valued at $20 billion over its 10-year term, the company reported. A-TEK provides scientific data management and enterprise IT services in the areas of national security and intelligence, life sciences, healthcare, and law enforcement. The company said the NIH contract […]

Apr 27, 2012

Lawmakers optimistic about cyber bill prospects

WASHINGTON — House Republicans and Democrats expressed optimism Friday about sending a cybersecurity bill to President Barack Obama this year despite significant disagreements with the Senate and the White House. The House delivered a strong bipartisan vote Thursday for the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act despite a White House veto threat. The bill would […]

Feb 29, 2012

Baltimore’s top IT official Rico Singleton resigns after N.Y. audit

Baltimore’s top information technology official has resigned after an audit detailed alleged ethical violations he committed while working for New York state government. The audit says Rico Singleton negotiated a job for his girlfriend and interviewed for a job himself with a software vendor that was awarded a major contract. The contract was terminated, costing […]

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