Tag Archives: Technology Systems

Students attend Tracer FIRE event

Six students from the Information and Computer Technology program in the Department of Technology Systems traveled to Greensboro in February to participate in the Tracer FIRE workshop sponsored by the Department of Computer Science at N.C. A&T along with Sandia National Labs. The event gave students insight into how to recognize adversarial tactics within the kill chain such as reconnaissance, attack

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Technology Systems students earn SAP University Alliance recognition

SAP

ECU is one of more than 3,500 educational institutions in over 113 countries to integrate SAP technologies into curriculum through the SAP University Alliance. SAP is a world leader in enterprise software, and according to the Poole College of Management at N.C. State, it is utilized by 87 percent of the Forbes Global 2000 companies and 75 percent of the

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NetApp engineer returns to class

Bradshaw

James Bradshaw recently visited the ICTN 1500 Introduction to Computer Technologies class to talk with students on his career after college. He discussed a short bit of his personal journey and the importance of planning early. He encouraged students to get involved in professional development activities, attend career fairs and seek internships as soon as possible. Bradshaw is a graduate

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CET students attend ISSA meeting in Raleigh

ISSA

The ECU chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) traveled to Raleigh on Feb. 7 for the organization’s monthly. There were 13 students who were in attendance as well as College of Engineering and Technology professor Steve Baker. The College of Engineering and Technology provided a van for students to travel to the event. “This was a great opportunity for

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IDIS students visit Bosch distribution center

Bosch

Department of Technology Systems teaching instructor Natalie Aman and students from the Industrial Distribution and Logistics program visited the BSH Home Appliances Central Distribution Center in New Bern on Wednesday, Feb. 13. “This central distribution center is nearly 1 million square feet, has 59 dock doors, and product moves through the central distribution center from all over the world. Products

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ECU team competes in Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

Cyber

Twelve ECU students competed in the first round of the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition on Tuesday, Feb. 12, defending a virtual IT infrastructure from attack. Eight of the 34 teams from schools in the mid-Atlantic region will advance to regional competition. The theme of this year’s competition centers on an intergalactic mission to defend eight robotic exploration systems dispatched to

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New equipment trains students for future of manufacturing

CNC

East Carolina University’s College of Engineering and Technology has officially launched the first phase of an effort to create a unique advanced manufacturing lab in the high bay of the Science and Technology Building. Chancellor Cecil Staton and Dr. Harry Ploehn, the college’s dean, laid out their vision for the facility during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, Feb. 11, during

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Faculty honored at ATMAE conference

Amy Frank, director of community college and military outreach for the Department of Technology Systems, was awarded the ATMAE Excellence for Women in Technology, Management and Applied Engineering Award at the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering’s annual conference. The award, created in 2011, recognizes women who have achieved 10-plus years of significant accomplishments in industry or academia in

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Robotics team wins Best Electronics

Robotics comp

The ECU ATMAE Robotics team attended the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering’s annual conference in Kansas City, Missouri, and brought home a first place award in the Electrical Category. The team worked hard to overcome several interruptions in school and in parts delivery that hampered the final assembly of the Black Pearl. Team members met late into the night

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