Interesting facts Howard County as it relates to CyberSecurity

Interesting facts Howard County as it relates to CyberSecurity

  • The county is also widely recognized for its friendly business climate. Corporate citizens range from defense contractors and biotech companies to information technology, telecom, multi-national corporations, wholesale distributors, 3D printing and additive manufacturing. Howard County’s 9,400 businesses employ 143,000 workers.
  • With over 304,000 residents and one of the nation’s most educated workforces, Howard County is nationally recognized as one of the best places in the U.S. to live, work and raise a family. It is at the center of the growing cyber security industry due to proximity to Fort George Meade, U.S. Cyber Command and National Security Agency. The county is also home to major research institutions such as Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab and companies like W.R. Grace, Accuvant Federal Solutions, Tenable, and The Coastal Companies.

 

Source: http://business.maryland.gov/Documents/ResearchDocument/HowardBef.pdf