Christie creates new cabinet post to protect N.J. from cyber attacks
TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie on Monday announced he created a new cabinet post in his administration, establishing a chief technology officer post. The governor, stressing the need for state government to embrace new technology at the same pace as the private sector, named David Weinstein as the first person to fill the role. Weinstein is…
Juniper OpenLab in Bridgewater Expands Its Reach Globally
Today Juniper announced that it’s going to open six new global OpenLab sites—in Sunnyvale, Calif.; Amsterdam; London; Tokyo; Singapore; and Sydney. These new sites are expected to be in operation by the end of 2016. The new sites will be modeled after the original pioneering facility, in Bridgewater, and will present localized programs similar to those offered in Bridgewater to customers, academics, partners and industry leaders worldwide.
Opinion: Bell Works “Shores Up” Tenants for Potential Resurgence of Tech Innovation Hub in Holmdel
With companies like WorkWave and possibly iCIMS relocating to Bell Works, we have the possibility that there will be a real, viable New Jersey tech hub in Holmdel.
NJ TECH CORNER: Synchronoss Technologies
NJ Tech Weekly is pleased to announce the introduction of a new feature called Tech Corner. Each month, we will feature a publicly held tech company that offers our readers a snapshot of who is in control of these companies, their current valuations, and other pertinent information that provides a more informed picture of these companies. Tech Corner signifies our ongoing commitment to provide high-quality editorial content of New Jersey's technology sector that can't be found elsewhere.
State Program Helps Defray Costs of Electric-Vehicle Charging Stations
The state is launching a new program to encourage the use of electric vehicles by awarding small grants to install charging stations at workplaces, government facilities, and nonprofits. Using $725,000, the program will reimburse employers and others to help buy and install the equipment needed to charge the vehicles, which are viewed as a key component…