Epic grant helps Talon, partners cross funding gap on VR

Epic grant helps Talon, partners cross funding gap on VR

Orlando tech company Talon Simulations has been working in VR for several years. But CEO Brandon Naids says being on that cutting edge can present a challenge when trying to raise money. They need funding to build but investors often...
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UCF research receives $1M grant to study AI, cyber attacks

UCF research receives $1M grant to study AI, cyber attacks

A UCF researcher has landed a $1 million DoD award to develop a defense against cyber attacks on AI-based systems. The money will provide engineering professor Mubarak Shah resources to study cyber defense strategies. Shah and a team has been...
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10 Orlando tech firms hit annual Inc. 5000 list, which measures growth

10 Orlando tech firms hit annual Inc. 5000 list, which measures growth

A Winter Garden ad agency that runs Facebook campaigns for law firms broke the top 200 on the Inc. 5000. The list is the business publication Inc. Magazine’s annual recognition of the 5,000 companies that showed the most growth in...
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Orlando’s Engineering & Computer Simulations lands work with Morocco’s military

Orlando’s Engineering & Computer Simulations lands work with Morocco’s military

The Royal Armed Forces in Morocco hired an Orlando defense firm to provide training software and support last month. The business Engineering & Computer Simulations near UCF landed the work under the Joint Conflict and Tactical Simulation deal. The deal...
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Military, defense tech has established itself as one of Orlando’s top industries

Military, defense tech has established itself as one of Orlando’s top industries

Every year, Orlando hosts one of the largest military tech trade shows in the world. The weeklong celebration often sees the debut of innovations that eventually make their way to the warfighter. I/ITSEC’s decision long ago to come to Orlando...
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