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Prevailion secures $10M investment, expanding to Columbia

Prevailion, a cybersecurity company, announced completion of its Series A funding led by AllegisCyber, a Silicon Valley and Fulton-based cybersecurity venture firm. Previous investor DataTribe, a cybersecurity company also based in Fulton, also participated in this round. Prevailion raised its $2M seed round from DataTribe less than 12 months ago at the inaugural DataTribe Challenge. […]

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Bandura Cyber expands funding round to more than $10M

Columbia-based Bandura Cyber, which pioneered the Threat Intelligence Gateway (TIG) industry in part with the U.S. Department of Defense, announced a Series A round of funding. The round was led by Tenfore Holdings with participation from Grotech Ventures, Gula Tech Adventures and Cultivation Capital. Joyce Shen of Tenfore Holdings will join the company’s board of […]

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Red Alpha, iNovex join Columbia Gateway cybercommunity

Corporate Office Properties Trust has announced iNovex and Red Alpha will become the latest cybersecurity tenants at COPT’s newly renovated 6950 Columbia Gateway Drive this fall. Both tenants are new to Columbia Gateway. Currently based in Hanover, iNovex is an information technology firm specializing in cybermission software development and data integration services; the company will […]

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Amendment to protect energy grids passes House

The U.S. House of Representatives adopted an amendment authored by Congressmen C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) to protect critical infrastructure, such as electric grids, from cyberattacks. The bipartisan measure was included in H.R. 3494, the bipartisan Intelligence Authorization Act for fiscal 2018, fiscal 2019 and fiscal 2020. Ruppersberger’s amendment was inspired, in part, by a 2015 […]

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Bandura Cyber launches strategic channel

Columbia-based Bandura Cyber, which pioneered the Threat Intelligence Gateway (TIG) industry in part with the U.S. Department of Defense, has launched its global channel partner program. Aimed at accelerating the adoption of automated threat intelligence, the Bandura Cyber Channel Partner Program enables partners to provide their customers with next-generation network security technology that aggregates, automates, […]

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TelemaxX introduces new ethernet services

TelemaxX Telekommunikation GmbH, a data center provider in Germany, recently deployed solutions from Hanover-based Ciena‘s Packet Networking portfolio to transform its network and ensure a smooth rollout of Ethernet Business Services (EBS). Across the region of Karlsruhe, TelemaxX manages five data centers designed to assist German customers in managing their IT infrastructure efficiently and safely without […]

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MACCDC Cybersecurity Event Set for March at JHU APL

Organizations will have the opportunity to recruit from a pool of aspiring cybersecurity professionals by becoming a sponsor at the annual Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (MACCDC), which is set for March 28-30 at the Kossiakoff Center at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, in North Laurel. Top qualifying cybersecurity teams from the mid-Atlantic’s two- […]

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NEP Group Acquires Broadcast Sports International

NEP Group, a worldwide outsourced technical broadcast video production partner, has acquired Hanover-based Broadcast Sports International (BSI). BSI designs and builds critical-use wireless networks and high-end wireless A/V systems, and provides broadcast-quality wireless audio-visual solutions worldwide for major television networks, sports leagues and other marquee customers. BSI’s solutions include wireless camera systems, wireless audio systems, […]