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Lynx Technology Partners to offer undergraduate endowment fellowship for the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals
New York, March 17 – Lynx Technology Partners (Lynx), has announced the company will be offering an undergraduate endowment fellowship for the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP). The Aric K. Perminter Endowment Fellowship will be made possible through a grant from the Lynx Technology Partners Foundation to help talented women and minority students advance in their cybersecurity studies. The award provides $5,000 for selected students over two years in their undergraduate degree programs.
Sydney, March 17 – Skyhigh Networks, the cloud security and enablement company, has announced expansion into the Asia Pacific region with the launch of a datacenter and regional office in Sydney, Australia. Skyhigh’s in-country presence was in direct response to growing demand from enterprises in Australia and New Zealand seeking to not only understand the use and risk of “shadow IT,” but also to proactively embrace cloud services such as Box, Office 365, Salesforce.com and ServiceNow while complying with its strict data privacy regulations.
Indianapolis, IN, March 17 – STANLEY Security, a global manufacturer and integrator of security solutions for a wide range of industries, has announced the winning colleges and universities of its TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program.
FAA forecast sees steady growth in air travel with agency/industry priorities in place to meet demand
Washington – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has just released an annual aviation forecast that shows the nation’s aviation system will continue to grow over the next two decades with greater numbers of people expected to fly more miles each year.
Oslo, Norway, March 17 – Zwipe, a global provider of biometric authentication technology, has announced that it has joined the aptiQ Alliance Program, a collaborative group of global companies that support Allegion's aptiQ smart card technology to create an ecosystem of open, highly secure solutions. Zwipe can now provide aptiQ customers with biometric authorization using their presently installed aptiQ card readers.
Los Angeles, March 13 – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has revoked the air carrier certificate of GlobalJet NA, LLC of Scottsdale, AZ, for allegedly conducting unauthorized operations for compensation or hire in violation of the Federal Aviation Regulations.
Palo Alto, CA, March 16 – Sysorex subsidiary AirPatrol Corporation, which develops mobile device detection and locationing systems, has announced it has signed TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU), Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, to resell AirPatrol products via the TELUS Internet of Things (IoT) Marketplace. The agreement, effective immediately, enables TELUS to offer AirPatrol’s mobile device security platform, ZoneDefense, and its location-based services system, ZoneAware, to business customers throughout Canada.
Chelmsford, MA, March 16 – For the first time ever, State of Maine agency users across jurisdictions and departments can communicate over a single, statewide emergency communications network, powered by Harris Corporation’s proven VIDA (Voice, Interoperability, Data, Access) Network technology.
Atlanta, GA, March 16 – DataPath, a provider of remote communications solutions to the aerospace, broadcast, government and infrastructure markets, has announced the launch of new cyber security solutions. The offerings include a variety of information assurance service packages designed to protect the communications networks of operations in remote and harsh environments.
By Dr. Chris Petty