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Wake Tech, along with support from Wake County Economic Development and the Capital Area Workforce Development Board, plan to launch a program for "at least" 450 people to train for jobs in cybersecurity after winning a $3.9 million federal grant.
A new federally backed high-tech hub to be hosted at N.C. State will have a mission of addressing worker skills as well as adoption costs for new technology. The Obama Administration named NCSU as the host of a southeast hub for the new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute.
An India-based company's decision to build a solar panel manufacturing facility in Halifax is good news for North Carolina's clean industry sector, says the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association.
CloudGenix, an emerging player in "cloud" technology through its software-defined networking rather than traditional routers, will formally open its new Raleigh operation next week. CEO Kumar Ramachandran will be in the Triangle to discuss the company, its technology, and the new jobs it's bringing.
North Carolina's Biotechnology Center will be touting growth in the state's life science industry this week at the BIO conference in San Francisco. Among the highlights: At least 12 new or expansion projects over the past year from companies not based in the US with stated commitments totaling well over $2 billion.
Expansions by technology and law firms are driving job growth in Raleigh. Wake County Economic Development says seven expansions were announced in April. So far this year, Wake County says there have been 15 new and expansion announcements totaling 431 jobs and $19.5 million in investment.
WalkMe's decision to locate a regional operation in Raleigh, which could lead to hundreds of jobs, is a major economic win for Raleigh, Wake County and the Triangle. In these post-HB2 days, how did the victory come about - especially without the lure of tax incentives? WRAL TechWire gets the inside story from two of the economic development execs who helped secure the Silicon Valley startup's expansion.
Genohm, a European-based bioinformatics firm, is expanding to Durham. And the company is hiring. It's based at The American Underground.
Honda Aero on Tuesday broke ground for a major expansion of its jet engine manufacturing capabilities in Burlington.
RTP headlines: LexisNexis adding 150 jobs; Apple fights Valencell; startup Luxury Shoe Club kicks off
In today's wrapup of Triangle headlines: LexisNexis is adding jobs at its offices in Raleigh; Apple files a counterclaim against Valencell in patent dispute; and startup Luxury Shoe Club prepares for kickoff.
Twitter turns troubled 10; SCOTUS to hear Apple-Samsung case; Google boots Cuba Internet; FDA OKs anthrax drug; PayPal's 400 NC jobs
In this afternoon's tech and life science news roundup: Twitter searches for answers to growth as it turns 10; the Supreme Court will hear the Apple-Samsung patent fight; Google boosting Internet in Cuba; the FDA approves an anthrax drug; and PayPal is coming to Charlotte.
Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, a 4-year-old Princeton, N.J., company developing drugs with specialized delivery technologies to improve treatments for mental illness, pain and addiction, plans to invest nearly $20 million over five years to establish a manufacturing and R&D hub in Durham County that will create 52 new jobs.
Almac Group, a global CRO based in Northern Ireland, has opened a new development facility for companion diagnostics in Durham. And the company will be adding jobs.
A new research study from the Pew Research Center that charts public predictions on the future of workforce automation was released today. Nearly two-thirds of Americans expect that robots and computers will do much of the work currently done by humans.
- Mayne Pharma, which has big plant in Greenville, pays $652M for 37 drugs
- Lilly Pulitzer store to open in Raleigh's North Hills
- Feds urge consumers to act quickly on Ikea dresser recall
- Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for up to $15.3B
- With the supply of homes slight, US prices surged in April