Information Technology

Gov. Malloy Announces Connecticut Joins Partnership Encouraging Young Women In High School To Explore Careers In Cyber Security

Gov. Malloy Announces Connecticut Joins Partnership Encouraging Young Women In High School To Explore Careers In Cyber Security

(ct.gov, 1/10/18) ‘GirlsGoCyberStart’ Initiative Delivers Young Women Opportunities to Learn Cybersecurity Skills (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that the State of Connecticut is participating in an innovative, new cybersecurity training partnership with the SANS Institute that will increase access to young women in high school with…

Atlantic Council Warns of Cybersecurity Risks of 3D Printing in Aviation

Atlantic Council Warns of Cybersecurity Risks of 3D Printing in Aviation

(3D Printing Industry, 11/13/17) Aviation is responsible for 4 billion journeys per year, and the transportation of 55.7 million tons of cargo across the world. Like many industries, aviation has readily adopted additive manufacturing and 3D technologies in aircraft production, maintenance and training. But this enthusiasm and for new technologies…

UTC Research Center Highlights Additive Manufacturing In Aerospace, Elevators

(Hartford Courant, 10/22/17) Nearly five months after United Technologies Corp. opened its $60 million refurbished research center, researchers on Friday showed off its additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence and other projects. David Parekh, corporate vice president for research and director of the United Technologies Research Center, said scheduling a media day for reporters…

Cybersecurity latest target for CCAT’s expanding footprint

Cybersecurity latest target for CCAT’s expanding footprint

(Hartford Business Journal, 10/9/17) Two constants exist for U.S. manufacturers: One is that technology is forever on the march; the other is that there will always be someone eager for a shortcut or backdoor into cutting-edge production processes or equipment. Thankfully, perhaps, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. —…

A regional roadmap for improved town services

(Hartford Business Journal-Other Voices, 6/12/17) Recently, Hartford Business Journal featured an opinion piece (“State, local leaders have chance to reinvent CT government,”) from Bruce Carlson, head of the Connecticut Technology Council, calling for a regional effort to increase technological efficiencies in the state and introduce municipal and state officials to…