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Feb. 23, 2023

NSA Engages with Partners, Public During Top Scientific Conference in Hawaii

This year, NSA attended and sponsored the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) at the Hyatt Regency Maui. Held over three days in January, it serves as the longest-standing working scientific conference on information technology management in the world.

Sept. 4, 2018

UMBC and National Security Agency Celebrate More Than 20 Years of STEM Education and Research

NSA press release announcing the kickoff of the NSA Featured Schools Series. This first installment of the series highlights NSA's more than 20 years of partnership with the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) on STEM education and research.

Sept. 4, 2018

NSA and UMBC: Partners for 20 Plus Years

First article in NSA's Featured Schools Series. Highlights the over 20 year partnership between NSA/CSS and UMBC.

June 6, 2018

Cyber on I-C-E

Much like goalies Braden Holtby and Marc-Andre Fleury, cyber defenders must develop a deep understanding of their adversary so that they can be prepositioned to block any attempt to gain access.

June 16, 2004

NSA/CSS and State of Maryland Enter New Partnership "First of Its Kind"

This afternoon NSA Director Lt Gen Michael V. Hayden USAF and Maryland Governor The Honorable Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. signed a precedent-setting Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that formalizes a partnership between NSA and the State to advance technology in Maryland.

May 2, 2002

NSA Continues Acquisition Reform Efforts by Awarding Its First Multiple Set-Aside for Small Business Contract

The National Security Agency (NSA) has achieved another milestone in its reformed acquisition program by making the first-ever, multiple prime contract awards to 14 Washington-Baltimore area small businesses under the NSA Set-Aside for Small Business (NSETS) program.

April 12, 2002

NSA Formalizes Relationship with the American Red Cross for Providing Blood Donations

On Friday, 12 April 2002, the National Security Agency (NSA) and the American Red Cross formalized an ongoing twenty-seven-year partnership and recognized significant contributions made by NSA in facilitating blood donations by employees in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. metropolitan area.

June 7, 2000

NSA to Pursue Government-Industry Partnership for Information Technology Infrastructure Services

In a move to modernize and improve its information technology infrastructure (ITI) the National Security Agency plans to pursue private sector performance of its non-mission related IT support.

May 23, 2000

Membership in International Computer Security Arrangement Increases to Thirteen Nations

International support is growing for a common information technology (IT) security product evaluation methodology, as six additional countries join the Common Criteria Mutual Recognition Arrangement.

Oct. 18, 1999

Australia and New Zealand Join International Computer Security Product Arrangement

In a show of continued international support for a common security product evaluation methodology two additional countries have joined an information technology arrangement initiated last year.