Table of Contents: January 2015
INTERNET OF THINGS
Internet of Things Promises to Transform Life, But at What Cost?
Constant vigilance is key to protecting mounds of data created via billions of connections.
Defense Department Awakens to Internet of Things
When everything is connected, everyone is vulnerable.
Intelligence Plans Its Own Internet of Things
But universal optimism about the concept does not reign yet at IARPA.
Technology Is a Strategic National Security Component
Policy makers must join technologists in shaping this future.
Protecting the Nation's Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack
Even a dynamic process can be influenced by government action.
SMALL BUSINESS INNOVATION
Small Business Innovation Takes a Commercial Turn
Having spawned a plethora of innovative technologies, the SBIR program looks toward marketplace impact.
Defense Department Innovation Focus Presents Small Business Opportunities
Small companies may find more chances to insert technologies into major weapon systems.
Innovation Programs Fuel Greater Industry Creativity
Small businesses can be hungrier than contract giants, giving military directorates more flexibility and agility in gaining technology solutions.
Better Using Industry to Help Protect Cyberspace
Moving Ahead in 2015
AFCEA EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
AFCEA Offers Scholarships, Awards and Grants
What Is a Cyber Attack?