Category: Information Technology

The Space Coast Satellite Industy is Growing

By Matthew Richardson, Orlando Business Journal Brevard County — is playing a big role in the future of the satellite industry in two big ways: Arlington, Va.-based satellite company OneWeb LLC in March expects to debut its $85 million, 100,000 square-foot manufacturing plant inSpace Florida’s Exploration Park. Space Florida is the state’s economic development agency […]

CareerSource Brevard Appoints Gary Sulski as I.T. Sector Strategy Program Manager

Brevard, FL – CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, has named Gary Sulski as its new Information Technology (I.T.) Sector Strategy Program Manager. Funded by the America’s Promise Grant (APG), a $2.38 million dollar grant from the Department of Labor, Sulski’ s efforts will drive CSB’s newest sector strategy centered on the talent […]

Lockheed victories add about 900 jobs in Central Florida

By Matthew Richardson, Orlando Business Journal Lockheed Martin, which has more than 7,000 workers in Orlando and hundreds more in Cape Canaveral, has 903 job openings listed on its career website. More than 800 of the jobs are in Orlando, 56 in Cape Canaveral and eight in Titusville. The company is hiring across the board […]

Florida Tech Receives $246M Siemens Technology Grant

MELBOURNE, FLA. — Siemens has provided Florida Institute of Technology with an in-kind software grant that will enable the university to offer students powerful, hands-on learning experiences to better equip them for future STEM careers. The in-kind grant has a commercial value of more than $246 million. It is centered on Siemens’ industry-leading product lifecycle […]

The Guide to Florida’s High Tech Corridor: Spurring Space Coast Revival

Page 8 The revival along Florida’s Space Coast continues as an impressive reminder of the power and potential of high tech industry. Launches from the Space Coast have become almost commonplace again with SpaceX, Blue Origin and United Launch Alliance busy delivering payloads to the International Space Station and pushing commercial and military satellites into […]

Lockheed Martin wins two contracts totaling $30M, hiring nearly 800

By Matthew Richardson, Orlando Business News Sept. 26, 2017 Bethesda, Md.-based Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a $19.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy on Sept. 21, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Defense. Lockheed Martin’s rotary and mission systems division will provide engineering and technical services for the integration of […]

CareerSource Brevard awarded federal grant focused on job training for information technology industry

By Ken Datzman, Brevard Business News ROCKLEDGE — The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded an “America’s Promise Grant” to 23 regional workforce partnerships across the nation to support tuition–free education and training for high–demand industries, and CareerSource Brevard led the way in Florida. The four–year grants are expected to provide more than 21,000 U.S. […]

Saalex Supports a.i. solutions on ELVIS 3 Contract

Saalex Solutions, Inc., as a subcontractor to a.i. solutions, announced the contract award to support the National Aeronautical Space Administration’s (NASA) Launch Services Program (LSP). The contract, known as Expendable Launch Vehicle Integrated Support 3 (ELVIS 3), will provide end-to-end launch services for NASA and NASA-sponsored payloads on commercial expendable launch vehicles. Encompassing over a […]

Harris Corporation to Help Develop First US Beyond-Visual-Line-Of-Sight Network for Drone Operations

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a two-year grant to help develop a first-of-its-kind solution to enable beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) operations for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Harris will partner with the University of North Dakota and the Northern Plains UAS Test Site to develop the network infrastructure system under a Research North Dakota grant […]

Artemis Receives Palm Bay Chamber Business of the Month

At its Monthly Membership Luncheon, The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce awarded Artemis IT its Business of the Month award. The Chamber recognized Artemis CEO, Travis Proctor, for his entrepreneurship and success, having started the company in his college dorm room. Continue reading at ArtemisIT.com