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IBM Helps Train UK Military Vets on Cybersecurity

IBM has collaborated with the Corsham Institute and SaluteMyJob to facilitate a week-long cybersecurity course designed for transitioning and former U.K. military personnel. The free course is part of IBM’s Veterans Employment Accelerator program that offers veterans cybersecurity software training, certification and job opportunities, the company said Wednesday. “With the right training and investment, hiring …

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Exostar Names Info Security Vet Dipto Chakravarty as Chief Technology Officer

Dipto Chakravarty, formerly senior vice president and general manager of identity and access management business at CA Technologies, has joined enterprise collaboration platform developer Exostar as chief technology officer. The more than 27-year information security veteran will lead Exostar’s strategic design and software engineering programs as well as efforts to innovate technology …

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Hill Vet Kevin Cummins Assumes Tech VP Role at PSC

Kevin Cummins, a veteran staffer in the U.S. Senate, has taken a new role as vice president of the Professional Services Council‘s technology practice. Cummins most recently served as senior legislative assistant for Sen. Tom Udall (D-New Mexico) and helped craft technology-related legislation such as the Spectrum Relocation Fund Act and Federal …

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Tech Industry Vet Praveen Asthana Joins Forcepoint as Chief Marketing Officer

Praveen Asthana, former senior vice president at Oracle, has joined cybersecurity company Forcepoint as chief marketing officer. Forcepoint said  Monday Asthana will oversee global marketing for the company and its four business areas including cloud security, network security, global governments and data and insider threat security. Asthana will also report to Forcepoint CEO …

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IT Vet Robert Youngjohns Joins Blueprint’s Board of Directors

Robert Youngjohns, a senior adviser at management consulting firm McKinsey & Company, has joined Blueprint‘s board of directors. The Toronto, Canada-based software company said Thursday that Youngjohns brings experience in various leadership roles from his time leading the information technology industry. “Robert is a true pioneer and trailblazer in the world of …

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IT Vet Daniel Osborne Joins TechnoMile as Managing Director; Ashish Khot Comments

Daniel Osborne, formerly managing director at IBM’s Bluewolf subsidiary and a 10-year information technology veteran in the Salesforce.com ecosystem, has been named managing director of Vienna, Virginia-based IT consulting firm TechnoMile. TechnoMile said Friday that Osborne will oversee the development of the company’s  portfolio of goods and services designed to help …

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IBM, PNC Partner to Expand Veteran Tech Training Program in Pittsburgh

IBM and PNC Bank have partnered to expand a technology certification program designed for military veterans in Pittsburgh. The Veteran Employment Accelerator program offers a week-long training to certify former service members in the use of IBM software for law enforcement, cybersecurity and national security applications, IBM said Wednesday. “This program is designed …

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