The National Security Agency plans to create a data analysis lab on North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus, officials said Thursday, WRAL reports.

The $60.75 million NSA grant to fund the Laboratory for Analytic Sciences is the largest sponsored research contract in the university’s history, officials said, and the lab is expected to bring 100 jobs to the Triangle over the next several years and attract related government and industry projects.

Other details for the new lab weren't disclosed for security reasons, officials said. Access to the lab will be restricted to people who have government security clearance, but some of the...

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