October 2015 IAB Meeting

The semi-annual Industrial Advisory Board meeting of the NSF Net-Centric Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (NCSS I/UCRC) was held at the Gateway Center on the UNT campus in Denton, Texas on October 14, 2015. The meeting was very successful with more than 50 attendees, to include current IAB members, potential industrial members, students, faculty and a National Science Foundation (NSF) evaluator.

Accomplishments By Numbers

NSF Net-Centric and Cloud Software & Systems
Industry/University Cooperative Research Center
Accomplishments by Numbers
Combined totals for all sites from 2009 through 2014
Total Industrial Membership Raised $3,300,000
Other Funds Leveraged (Including NSF) $4,200,000
Total Publications 128

NCSS Welcomes Armor!

The NCSS UNT site welcomes Armor (formerly FireHost) to its growing list of industry sponsors. Armor is a leader in secure cloud hosting, capable of protecting sensitive data and brand reputations of the world's enterprises. With an infrastructure built for security, compliance, performance, and service, companies choose Armor to help de-risk collection, storage, and transmission of payment card and healthcare data.

Dr. Chase Cunningham, Threat Intelligence Lead at Armor, explained Armor's reasons for joining the NCSS I/UCRC: