Bremerton schools get $1 million grant for math education

by Michelle Beahm, Kitsap Daily News BREMERTON — The Bremerton School District was awarded a five-year, $1 million grant from the Department of Defense Education Activity, the district announced Jan. 5. Linda Hupka, BSD director of career, technical and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, said the grant will go toward further developing math education. “What we wrote the grant [application] for was to […] Read more »

KRL makes lynda.com online learning free and accessible to KRL members!

Kitsap Regional Libraries is pleased to announce that lynda.com is now free and accessible to anyone with a Kitsap Regional Library card! What is Lynda.Com? Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a constantly growing library of over 3,000 courses and 130,000 instructional videos delivered by expert instructors. Brush up on popular professional computer applications like Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite or master a […] Read more »

Bremerton’s Critical Informatics raises $1.1M to expand cybersecurity platform that blends human expertise and software

Garrett Silver, CEO of Critical Informatics, told GeekWire in an interview that as hackers have devised more sophisticated ways to attack companies and institutions, much of the cybersecurity industry has responded by trying to create better software. Cyberattacks have started to include not just rogue hackers, but state-sponsored perpetrators, and as a result, the need for strong security teams, in addition to great software, has […] Read more »

Bremerton’s Critical Informatics releases new tool to help network owners identify vulnerabilities

Critical Informatics Releases Continuous Vulnerability Identification (CVI), Automating Network Vulnerability Scans and Reporting CVI automates network vulnerability scanning, enables scheduling, reduces cost, improves security and compliance SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Critical Informatics, a leader in cybersecurity Managed Detection and Response services, announced the launch of their Continuous Vulnerability Identification (CVI) service, an automated scan that detects and reports on application, system, and host vulnerabilities. The service is operated […] Read more »

Kitsap celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Get ready, Kitsap. Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is coming, and it’s going to be big. Now in its 10th year, GEW is an international celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their […] Read more »

Honoring one of our technology leaders

Monica Blackwood, Vice Chair, KEDA Board of Directors; Principal, Rice Fergus Miller 〉 Guest column for the KPBJ OC Alumni Association and KEDA honor Nathan Evans with Distinguished Alum Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Advancement of Local Economic and Community Development Work Technology is a hot topic in Kitsap County, and was the focus of KEDA’s October 26th Decision Maker’s II event.  A record crowd […] Read more »

Did you attend DMII: Kitsap – the next tech HOTSPOT?

Download the “The Pillars of Technology” and learn about our first tech meetup! A record crowd attended Decision Makers II, KEDA’s annual fall event, which took place on Thursday, October 26th at Kiana Lodge. The program “Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT?” featured two engaging and lively panel discussions, a rousing address from Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib, and insights on the state’s role in tech from special […] Read more »

Last day to register! Sign up now for: Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT?

DMII 2017: Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT? will share information on technology developments in Kitsap with a focus on nurturing a healthy tech economy in Kitsap County. The program which features renown technology leaders and innovators who will explore issues and progress surrounding workforce and talent development, regional connectivity and infrastructure, entrepreneurship, and how how you can keep up with tech in YOUR business! (Click here […] Read more »

Decision Makers II explores Kitsap’s Tech Economy

DMII 2017: Kitsap-the next tech HOTSPOT? will share information on technology developments in Kitsap with a focus on nurturing a healthy tech economy in Kitsap County. The program which features renown technology leaders and innovators who will explore issues and progress surrounding workforce and talent development, regional connectivity and infrastructure, entrepreneurship, and how how you can keep up with tech in YOUR business! (Click here […] Read more »

Is Kitsap The Next Tech Hotspot? A Case Can Be Made – Here’s Why

  John Powers, Executive Director, Kitsap Economic Development Alliance for the KPBJ Leaders of Kitsap’s technology community will publicly ponder this question at KEDA’s fall forum – Decision Makers II – at Kiana Lodge on Thursday October 26th from 3-6:00 PM. Join in the interactive attendee dialog by registering at http://2017dm2.bpt.me/ as collectively we answer the question: ”Is Kitsap the Next Tech Hotspot in Seattle […] Read more »