Cyber training center at USC Aiken to receive $15M
Original post Colin Wood, summarized by CSRA Fort Gordon Alliance
Tucked in South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster’s 2020 Budget Proposal is a $15 million allocation to continue funding one of the Army National Guard’s five cyber protection battalions, currently being constructed at the University of South Carolina Aiken.
The facility, which the university is calling the DreamPort Cybersecurity Collaborative, is intended to provide cybersecurity training, spur economic development and encourage collaboration between organizations in the military, business, education and research sectors.