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BAE Systems to Hire More Cyber Workers to Address Future Demand in UK

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 16, 2017 — BAE Systems aims to hire 80 new cyber professionals in 2017 to add to its workforce in a push to meet potential increased demand for cyber skills in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will also work with CyLon to develop cyber …

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Microsoft Offers Cyber Training for Military Vets, Transitioning Service Members

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) will provide military veterans and transitioning service members training on cybersecurity topics such as cryptology, risk identification, access controls and incident response through the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Chris Cortez, vice president of military affairs at Microsoft, said …

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Lockheed Martin Canada Teams With Rank Software for Co-Branded Cybersecurity Offering

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 10, 2017 — The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) business unit in Canada has partnered with Rank Software in efforts to deliver cybersecurity and security analytics services to defense programs in the country and abroad, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Lockheed Martin Canada said Tuesday the collaboration aims to address challenges such …

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Raytheon, (ISC)2 Charitable Trust to Award Cyber Scholarships to Women; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 25, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and (ISC)2’s charitable trust will award scholarships to six women to support their efforts to achieve cybersecurity degrees and careers, GovCon Executive said Tuesday. Three female college students and three mid-career professionals will be selected for the Raytheon Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarship by (ISC)2’s Center …

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HPE CTO Rob Roy Lists 5 Federal Govt Cybersecurity Priorities for 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 10, 2017 — Rob Roy, chief technology officer at Hewlett Packard Enterprise‘s (NYSE: HPE) U.S. federal cybersecurity team, has highlighted five cybersecurity areas that he believes the federal government should focus on in 2017, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The cyber workforce, industry partnerships, acquisition and modernization of information technology, …

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Raytheon-NCSA Study: Election-Related Threats Boost Cybersecurity Career Interest; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 14, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and the National Cyber Security Alliance have commissioned a study that has shown that the cyber threats during the U.S. presidential election have helped to encourage young adults to venture into the cybersecurity industry, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Zogby Analytics conducted the study …

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Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras: Youth Key to Cyber Awareness, Workforce Dev’t Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 5, 2016 — Dave Wajsgras, president of the intelligence, information and services business of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has said the National Cyber Security Awareness Month works to encourage a collective effort to address future cybersecurity challenges, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Wajsgras, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 …

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Noblis’ Roger Mason: In-Career Training, Education Needed to Build Cyber Workforce

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2016 — Roger Mason, senior vice president for national security and intelligence at Noblis, has said government agencies and businesses should implement education and in-career training programs to set viable career paths in the field of cybersecurity, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. “Post-college training requires a mixture …

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IBM, UK Defense Ministry Develop Cyber Aptitude Test Service for Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 27, 2016 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the U.K.’s defense ministry have released the Defense Cyber Aptitude Test assessment service for the military at the IBM HR Summit 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Recruiter reported Thursday DCAT works to evaluate a service member’s latent ability to work in cyber-related fields in …

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Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras: Early Exposure to Drive Cyber Workforce Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2016 — Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, believes early exposure to the potential of cybersecurity and technology careers will help build on the future cyber workforce, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Wajsgras wrote in a guest piece published Wednesday on …

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