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2 Twelve Solutions Awarded US Navy Production Contract to Operationalize Modern Enterprise Capabilities Into a Global Secure Enterprise Network

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:39pm

To transform, digitize, and govern its enterprise networks, the U.S. Navy has chosen a comprehensive technology solution from 2 Twelve Solutions, Reston, Virginia.

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  • To transform, digitize, and govern its enterprise networks, the U.S. Navy has chosen a comprehensive technology solution from 2 Twelve Solutions, Reston, Virginia.
  • On 3 August 2022, the Navy awarded 2 Twelve Solutions a $93.5 million Other Transaction Agreement (OTA) to productionize the firms highly successful prototype for operationalizing modern enterprise capabilities.
  • At the heart of the solution is 2 Twelve Solutions' advanced application programming interface (API), multi-cloud platform and Orchestrated Repository for the Enterprise (ORE), leveraging 2 Twelve Solutions' world-class, highly secure datacenter infrastructure.
  • We are thrilled and honored to continue our partnership with the Navy through this contract award, said Lloyd Osafo, Founder and CEO of 2 Twelve Solutions.

Summit 7 Appears on the Inc. 5000 for the 7th Time

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:40pm

Summit 7 ranks number 673 on this year's list, a climb from 2021's ranking of 697.

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  • Summit 7 ranks number 673 on this year's list, a climb from 2021's ranking of 697.
  • Scott Edwards, CEO at Summit 7, stated "We have invested in significant resources to not only expand our product portfolio, but we've also focused on growing the skillsets of Summit 7 employees.
  • Prior to Inc.'s 2022 list announcement, Summit 7 was recognized as the 2022 Microsoft US Compliance Partner of the Year .
  • Summit 7 is a national leader in cybersecurity and compliance for the Aerospace and Defense industry.

Cohere Health's Utilization Management Platform Earns HITRUST r2 Certification

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Cohere Health, a recognized leader in intelligent utilization management (UM) technology, announced that its UM collaboration platform has received Certified status for information security by HITRUST. This coveted designation places Cohere in an elite group of organizations that have demonstrated the utmost commitment to security, privacy, and regulatory compliance best practices.

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  • "Achieving HITRUST certification shows that we're at the forefront of providing the highest standards of data security and protection," said Niall O'Connor, Chief Technology Officer, Cohere Health.
  • Certification demonstrates that Cohere's platform meets all national and international security, privacy, and regulatory standards, including ISO, NIST, PCI, HIPAA, and GDPR.
  • Cohere is one of the few companies focused on UM to earn HITRUST r2certification, and was also the first digital prior authorization platform to achieve Utilization Management Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
  • To maintain HITRUST certification, Cohere must ensure regular third-party monitoring of its intelligent UM collaboration platform, including the testing of hundreds of security controls.

Andes Technology and Green Hills Software Team Up to Deliver Advanced Automotive Safety Platform for RISC-V

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 5:00pm

The functional safety-enabled solution Andes Technology and Green Hills Software are offering is expected to be available for general licensing by the second half of 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The functional safety-enabled solution Andes Technology and Green Hills Software are offering is expected to be available for general licensing by the second half of 2022.
  • We are pleased to expand our production-ready safety solutions support to include the latest advanced safety-certified RISC-V AndesCore IP from technology leader, Andes Technology, said Dan Mender, Vice President, Business Development, Green Hills Software.
  • The combined hardware and software platform from Andes Technology and Green Hills Software features the following:
    The AndesCore 25-Series RISC-V Family: Andes Technologys AndesCore 25-Series is a family of 32/64-bit CPU IP cores based on AndesStar V5 architecture incorporating RISC-V technology.
  • Green Hills, the Green Hills logo, -velOSity and MULTI are trademarks or registered trademarks of Green Hills Software LLC, in the U.S. and/or internationally.

Verge.io Unveils Shared, Virtualized GPU Computing to Cut Complexity and Cost

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:25pm

Current methods for deploying GPUs systemwide are complex and expensive, especially for remote users.

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  • Current methods for deploying GPUs systemwide are complex and expensive, especially for remote users.
  • Rather than supplying GPUs throughout the organization, Verge.io allows users and applications with access to a virtual data center to share the computing resources of a single GPU-equipped server.
  • Users/administrators can pass through an installed GPU to a virtual data center by simply creating a virtual machine with access to that GPU and its resources.
  • Alternatively, Verge.io can manage the virtualization of the GPU and serve up vGPUs to virtual data centers.

1Kosmos and Simeio Join Forces to Deliver Customized Solutions that Combine Passwordless Multi-Factor Authentication with Verified Identity

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:04pm

The 1Kosmos platform combines indisputable digital identity proofing with advanced biometrics and passwordless authentication while storing user data encrypted in a private, permissioned distributed ledger.

Key Points: 
  • The 1Kosmos platform combines indisputable digital identity proofing with advanced biometrics and passwordless authentication while storing user data encrypted in a private, permissioned distributed ledger.
  • Supporting our clients to transition from legacy passwords to passwordless authentication is one way to help achieve that goal, said Chris Schueler, CEO, Simeio.
  • 1Kosmos BlockID is a distributed identity cloud service that integrates identity proofing, verification and live biometrics authentication.
  • Services and solutions from Simeio include Customer Identity & Access Management, Privileged Access Management, Identity Proofing, Access Management & Federation, Identity Governance & Administration, Application Onboarding, and Simeio Identity Orchestrator.

Andes Technology and Green Hills Software Team Up to Deliver Advanced Automotive Safety Platform for RISC-V

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Andes Technology (TWSE: 6533; SIN: US03420C2089; ISIN: US03420C1099), a leading RISC-V CPU IP vendor and a Founding and Premier member of RISC-V International, and Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in embedded safety and security and a member of RISC-V International, today announced their collaboration to offer an integrated and optimized platform for safe and secure computing on the AndesCore™ 25-Series family of RISC-V cores from Andes Technology. The comprehensive software offering from Green Hills Software will include the safety-certified µ-velOSity™ real-time operating system (RTOS), the ASIL-certified MULTI® development environment with advanced system-level debugging and analysis tools and C/C++ Optimizing Compilers, along with the Green Hills Probe for JTAG and trace target connections.

Key Points: 
  • The functional safety-enabled solution Andes Technology and Green Hills Software are offering is expected to be available for general licensing by the second half of 2022.
  • "We are pleased to expand our production-ready safety solutions support to include the latest advanced safety-certified RISC-V AndesCore IP from technology leader, Andes Technology," said Dan Mender, Vice President, Business Development, Green Hills Software.
  • The combined hardware and software platform from Andes Technology and Green Hills Software features the following:
    The AndesCore 25-Series RISC-V Family: Andes Technology's AndesCore 25-Series is a family of 32/64-bit CPU IP cores based on AndesStar V5 architecture incorporating RISC-V technology.
  • Green Hills, the Green Hills logo, -velOSity and MULTI are trademarks or registered trademarks of Green Hills Software LLC, in the U.S. and/or internationally.All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Software Engineering Institute to Host Zero Trust Industry Days

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 3:23pm

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University is hosting Zero Trust Industry Days to share information on zero trust cybersecurity architectures in government settings.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University is hosting Zero Trust Industry Days to share information on zero trust cybersecurity architectures in government settings.
  • A zero trust architecture is an enterprise cybersecurity plan that incorporates zero trust tenets into components specified by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-207 .
  • By hosting Zero Trust Industry Days, the SEI aims to gather, analyze, and share foundational information as it formalizes guidance on effective zero trust implementations.
  • Always focused on the future, the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) advances software as a strategic advantage for national security.

MakeShift Secures SOC 2 Type II Compliance, Reinforcing Commitment to Provide Clients Enterprise-Level Data Security

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 1:00pm

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MakeShift, a cloud-based employee scheduling and time tracking platform, today announced that it has achieved SOC 2 Type II compliance in accordance with American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) standards.

Key Points: 
  • SOC 2 certification is the gold standard for security and data confidentiality for companies that provide technological tools and deal with sensitive information.
  • Undergoing and successfully passing the SOC 2 Type II audit serves as validation to current and future clients that MakeShift is committed to managing their data with the highest standards of security.
  • "Achieving the SOC2 Type II certification is really about proving you can walk the talk," said Danny McGuinness, Chief Technology Officer, MakeShift.
  • Obtaining the SOC 2 Type II certification puts MakeShift on track to successfully capitalize on its growth goals.

Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (Maryland MEP) Showcases Manufacturing in Maryland with Congressional Delegation Visit to Ellume in Frederick

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 9:10pm

FREDERICK, Md., Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- On Wednesday, August 9, 2022, Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), and Congressman David Trone (MD-06) joined the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (Maryland MEP) for a visit of Maryland MEP client Ellume, a medical diagnostic manufacturer located in Frederick, Md. The event served to support, promote, and celebrate manufacturing in Maryland.

Key Points: 
  • FREDERICK, Md., Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- On Wednesday, August 9, 2022, Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), and Congressman David Trone (MD-06) joined the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (Maryland MEP) for a visit of Maryland MEP client Ellume, a medical diagnostic manufacturer located in Frederick, Md.
  • Earlier that morning, the CHIPS and Science Act was signed into law, authorizing $9 billion for NIST and tripling the funding for Manufacturing Extension Partnership programs across the country.
  • The Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MD MEP) is a Maryland 501c3 non-profit organization committed to supporting and growing manufacturing in Maryland.
  • The organization is funded in partnership with the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Manufacturing Extension Partnership, the Maryland Department of Commerce and Industry to support the manufacturing industry in Maryland.