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State welcomes new container shipping line service to port 

The state of Maryland welcomed the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s newest container line service, the ZIM e-Commerce Baltimore Express (ZXB) from China and Southeast Asia. ZXB, part of Israel-based ZIM Shipping Lines, will begin service with bi-weekly frequency and build up to weekly within a few months.  The addition of ZXB complements the […]

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Comcast works to increase participation in AC

At the one-year anniversary of the Affordable Connectivity Program and its predecessor, the Emergency Broadband Benefit, approaches, Comcast announced developments in its efforts to increase awareness of the program that provides connectivity. Citizens will soon be able to visit 500-plus Xfinity stores nationwide to sign up for Internet Essentials Plus, a service that includes 100 Mbps speed, […]

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HCEDA, CSCG celebrate new partnership

The Howard County Economic Development Authority recently welcomed the German Cyber Security Council (CSCG) to the county with a formal Memorandum of Understanding signing and office opening reception.  The MOU solidifies the partnership between HCEDA and the CSCG to establish a German-American trusted platform of collaboration on key cyber and information security issues and B2B […]

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CAC of Howard appoints Broccolino as president 

Community Action Council of Howard County has appointed Tracy Broccolino as president of the organization. She will assume responsibilities on July 1, after Bita Dayhoff retires from the organization after 33 years.  As an educator and leader for the last 29 years, Broccolino most recently served as CAC’s director of education. She led the Early Childhood Education Program through the COVID-19 […]

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Tenable agrees to acquire Bit Discovery

Tenable Holdings, of Columbia, has signed an agreement to acquire Bit Discovery, which operates in the external attack surface management market. Under the terms of the agreement, Tenable will acquire Bit Discovery for a total purchase price of $44.5 million in cash, subject to customary purchase price adjustments.  Combining Tenable’s Cyber Exposure solutions with Bit […]