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.
|Total Industrial Membership Raised||$3,300,000|
|Other Funds Leveraged (Including NSF)||$4,200,000|
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: