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NCSA

(1) (National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Urbana-Champaign, IL, www.ncsa.uiuc.edu) A high-performance computing facility located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Founded in 1985 by a National Science Foundation grant, the NCSA provides supercomputer resources to hundreds of universities and organizations engaged in scientific research. It was also the birthplace of the first Web server (HTTPd) and the Mosaic browser. See also NCSC.

(2) (National Computer Security Association) See ICSA Labs.
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"Every person and organization has a role to play in promoting a safer, more secure and more trusted internet," said Michael Kaiser, NCSA's executive director.
I am thrilled with the creation of the NCSA. This is a platform for families with severe autism to finally have a strong voice.
For two decades, NCSA has undertaken research into the effects of colonial legislation and policy on Indigenous communities, life-chances, and experiences of the law in the present moment.
To ensure industry and academia are collaborating closely to develop workready graduates, the NCSA offers the BSc (Hons) Applied Cyber Security programme in partnership with the South Wales Cyber Security Cluster and major industry players including Airbus, General Dynamics UK and Alert Logic.
"It is encouraging to see that both teens and parents place a high priority on conveying accurate information across the internet," Michael Kaiser, NCSA's executive director, said in a (https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/second-annual-national-cyber-security-alliance-survey-reveals-complex-digital-lives-of-american-teens-and-parents-highlights-gender-divide-300539683.html) statement .
The NCSA held its first nationwide contest for stone quarry beautification and reclamation.
Sponsored by Raytheon and NCSA, and conducted by US Zogby Analytics, the survey was based on responses from nearly 4,000 young adults ages 18-26 from the GCC region, Europe, Asia Pacific and the United States.
NCSA said nearly half of all small businesses have been victims of cyberattacks and 71 percent of security breaches target small businesses, yet many SMBs believe they are not vulnerable to cyber attacks because of their small size and limited assets.
The weekend also includes the announcement of the NCSA scholarship winners during Friday's Welcoming Reception.
BlackBerry brings NCSA sector-leading expertise in software, hardware and Internet of Things security.
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Conti and his company have received numerous accolades over the years, including being named "Operator of the Year" in 1985 by the National Coffee Service Association (NCSA) and "The Best Coffee in Louisville" award presented by Louisville Magazine.