Tag Archives: OSBP

DoD, NSA Launch Cyber Workforce Dev’t, Diversity Program

Cyber Workforce

The Department of Defense (DoD) has partnered with the National Security Agency (NSA) to launch a workforce training program aimed at promoting cybersecurity skills development to help close the nation’s cyber talent gap. CEDI participants will have access to DoD and NSA-sponsored cybersecurity programs, certified instructors, educational resources and internships with partner businesses.

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DoD Hosts COVID-19 Webinars for Small Businesses

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The Department of Defense conducted a couple of small business online seminars this month amid the COVID-19 pandemic. DoD said Monday its Office of Small Business Programs hosted defense webinars on COVID-19 relief efforts and the pandemic's effects on industrial cybersecurity.

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Pentagon Small Business Office Issues Funds for DISA Cyber Tech Development Effort

The Defense Information Systems Agency has received $9.7 million from the Defense Department‘s small business programs office to fund the development of technologies in support of the country’s warfighters. DISA said Tuesday its Rapid Innovation Fund program will receive funds within the $3 million maximum allowance DISA would get from OSD OSBP to complete, transition …

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GAO Identifies Resources for DoD Cyber Education Efforts

The Government Accountability Office has identified resources for the Defense Department’s Office of Small Business Programs to disseminate cybersecurity resources to small businesses. GAO said Thursday that cybersecurity electronic learning courses, a cyber online program and the Small Biz Cyber Planner 2.0 guide are some of the resources available to small …

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