Pete Caputo Headshot

Alumni Spotlight - Pete Caputo

Nov. 3, 2019

Pete Caputo is an alumnus of the CU Boulder TCP Masters program. He graduated from CU in 2002, and has since worked his way up through the cybersecurity and telecommunications field in different positions. Today, he holds the position of Chief Information Officer & SVP at Syniverse. Syniverse works to...

TCP students accepting first place at NANOG 77

TCP/ITP dominates NANOG competitions

Nov. 1, 2019

Since its earliest inception in 1987, The North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG) has been committed to the ongoing advancement of an open, secure, and robust internet, by providing a platform that inspires, educates, and empowers their community to meet the ever-changing demands of a global network, in service of...

The 7 Biggest Technology Trends That Will Transform Telecoms In 2020

The 7 biggest technology trends that will transform telecoms in 2020

Oct. 14, 2019

As we prepare to enter the next decade, telecoms are being transformed by technology in a variety of ways. From artificial intelligence (AI) to the threat of cyberattack, here are the 7 biggest technology trends that will transform telecoms in 2020.

SWSIS winners from CU and TCP featured on 9 News

SWSIS winners from CU and TCP featured on 9 News

Oct. 2, 2019

16 women across the country won a scholarship for their work in cybersecurity. 2 are from CU. There's been a gender gap in the cybersecurity workforce for decades. It's slowly closing, thanks in part to a computing association that's paying women in the field.

Stacy Hayes and Jennifer Peyrot, SWSIS scholarship winners

Two CU Boulder students earn scholarships for women in cybersecurity

Sept. 27, 2019

Two College of Engineering and Applied Science students have received Scholarships for Women Studying Information Security . Undergraduate Stacy Hayes and graduate student Jen Peyrot have both received a prestigious SWSIS award — only 16 were given out this year — that grants at least $5,000 to each winner. “It’s...

TCP's student competitors at Wicked6 Championship

TCP BuffOvrFlows win first Wicked6 eSports Cyber Competition

Aug. 9, 2019

The CU Boulder TCP program sent a team of five students to the inaugural Wicked6 eSports Cyber Competition in Las Vegas, NV on Thursday, August 8, 2019. Six schools were named as finalists for the championship round from a national online qualification round. The CU BuffOvrFlows won the competition as...

Camper Gavin Crawford, right, and other campers check out an Enigma Cipher Machine from World War II during a cybersecurity camp Thursday at the St. Vrain Innovation Center in Longmont.

TCP, St. Vrain Schools & Northrop Grumman offer student and educator cybersecurity camps

July 29, 2019

About 70 middle- and high-school students and 30 teachers are spending the week immersed in cybersecurity through camps and a professional development class at the St. Vrain Valley School District’s Innovation Center. “We want to get teachers excited and students excited,” said Jennifer Peyrot, instructional cybersecurity and technology manager at...

Dr. Gifford on 9News

Dr. Gifford interviewed on 9News about 5G concerns and regulations

July 26, 2019

Boulder is concerned about the installation of new 5G cell phone towers. The new 5G towers are smaller and would be placed on things like these lamp posts to blend in. But the tricky question is, will all these towers impact people's health? Watch the interview here.

Dr. Kevin Gifford consulting the Boulder City Council on 5G radiation

Dr. Gifford consults Boulder City Council on 5G regulations

July 24, 2019

Boulder City Council on Tuesday grappled with what regulations, if any, it could implement in response to 5G cell phone technology. Council scheduled a lengthy study session with a panel to learn more about the technology at the urging of community members, in particular those who are concerned about it,...

Chris Ayala, A Wicked6 Games 2019 InfoSec Life Story

A Wicked6 Games 2019 InfoSec Life Story

July 22, 2019

I'm a 2nd year MS student in the Technology, Cybersecurity, and Policy Program at the University of Colorado Boulder. I've worked in IT for 13 years in Customer Success and Account Management. Throughout my career, I've worked with many different people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. I strongly believe in...