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Edward Carney named new chairman of MCNC Board of Directors

2017-08-02 - MCNC announced that Edward Carney has been named the new chairman of the MCNC Board of Directors, succeeding Tom Rabon to start of the organization’s new fiscal year that began on July 1. Read More

MCNC names CISO, expands cybersecurity team

2017-07-27 - MCNC today reaffirmed its commitment to cybersecurity by promoting Chris Beal to the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). The organization also will add two new positions to the security team to further develop and implement innovative cybersecurity solutions. Read More

MCNC welcomes Johnston County educator for Teachers@Work week

2017-07-14 - MCNC is pleased to welcome Business Education and Technology teacher Jessica Brooke Woodard this week as part of the annual Teachers@Work week organized by the North Carolina Business Committee for Education and NCDPI. Read More

MCNC boosts cybersecurity on North Carolina Research and Education Network

2017-06-21 - MCNC boosts cybersecurity on North Carolina Research and Education Network Read More

MCNC to host Durham middle school for Students@Work

2017-03-20 - MCNC will welcome students from Brogden Middle School in Durham on Thursday for Students@Work, the annual job shadowing and mentoring initiative organized by the North Carolina Business Committee for Education and NCDPI. Read More

MCNC’s John Warf is ‘Making IT Happen’ in North Carolina

2017-03-13 - MCNC Senior Client Network Engineer John Warf was recently recognized at NCTIES 2017 with an international award honoring outstanding educators and leaders in educational technology. Read More

First North Carolina education institutions test Federated Identity Program

2017-02-28 - MCNC, the non-profit operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), announced that Davie County Schools, Rockingham County Schools and Davidson County Community College have become the first registered constituents for K-14 education in North Carolina to join the InCommon Steward Program. Read More

MCNC visits K-12 on listening tour

2017-02-22 - MCNC provided updates on its new Enhanced DDoS Protection capabilities and discussed how these service enhancements help keep NC schools protected against the growing threat of DDoS attacks. Read More

MCNC Performs Test of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plan

2017-02-22 - MCNC’s executive management approved a new Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery (BCDR) plan for the organization in 2016. In January, 2017, MCNC performed a tabletop exercise to test the new BCDR plan. Read More

North Carolina continues to add new CeCTOs

2016-12-12 - On the tenth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we take a look at how North Carolina has added more than 100 CeCTOs in the state over the last six years through the Certified Educational Chief Technology Officer program. Read More