Home / Tag Archives: education

Tag Archives: education

Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding Unit Provides 26 STEM Grants in Alabama, Mississippi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) business unit has awarded grants totaling $101,000 to education institutions in Alabama and Mississippi to support 26 projects in science, technology, engineering and math, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday Ingalls Shipbuilding provided the funds as part …

Read More »

Cisco to Support Luxembourg’s Digitization Around Cyber, Education, IoT & FinTech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 25, 2018 — Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has signed an agreement with the government of Luxembourg on efforts to accelerate the country’s digital transformation around the areas of cybersecurity, education, financial technology and the internet of things, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the memorandum of understanding serves …

Read More »

American Systems Lands Alliant Task Order for DAU Training Support; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 29, 2017 — American Systems will provide learning materials and tools to support the Defense Acquisition University’s training programs under a potential $27.4 million task order through the General Services Administration‘s Alliant contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will help Fort Belvoir-based DAU in its mission …

Read More »

Unisys to Design Cloud-Based Education Resourcing System for New Zealand

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 27, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will deliver a cloud-based automated Education Resourcing System to New Zealand’s ministry of education in support of the government’s 10-year digital transformation initiative, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday it will utilize the agile software development approach and application-platform-as-a-service model to design …

Read More »

AWS to Support Organization of American States’ Cyber Education Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2017 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has entered into an agreement to work with the Organization of American States in efforts to educate and engage member nation-states on cybersecurity matters, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. AWS said Friday the partnership will facilitate the publication of whitepapers, scheduling …

Read More »

Siemens Grants $246M in PLM Software to Florida Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — Siemens has awarded a $246 million grant comprised of its product lifecycle management software to the Florida Institute of Technology in efforts to promote science, technology, engineering and math careers, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Florida Tech said Thursday the technology grant aims to enable the …

Read More »

SOSi Partners With Veteran Assistance Nonprofit for Army Ten-Miler Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2017 — SOS International has teamed with nonprofit Dog Tag Inc. to participate at the Army Ten-Miler race event and will showcase the organization at the exposition and Finish-Line Hooah post-race activities, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it is a major sponsor at the event …

Read More »

Salesforce Pledges $50M, Volunteer Hours & Free Software for K-12 Computer Science Education

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 28, 2017 — Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) has committed one million volunteer hours and $50 million in investment to support computer science education at public K-12 schools in the U.S. over five years, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday its philanthropic arm Salesforce.org will also provide free software subscriptions …

Read More »

Lockheed Martin Unveils Manufacturing & Tech Training Center in Alabama

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 18, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has established a new 7,000-square-foot training facility in Troy, Alabama, that will deliver on-site education programs for local employees, military and government agencies in efforts to develop the state’s workforce, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Advanced Manufacturing …

Read More »

BDO’s Gregory Garrett: Cyber Education, Risk Management Key to Address Threats

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 14, 2017 — Gregory Garrett, head of international cybersecurity at professional services firm BDO USA, has said companies should work to bolster cyber education and training programs amid the emergence of threat actors such as the “Dragonfly” cyber espionage group, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “A successful cyber risk management …

Read More »