U.S. Customs and Border Protection now offers an app that expedites the entry process for U.S. citizens and Canadian visitors into the United States.
The U.S. Army is introducing new cyber features into its semiannual Network Integration Evaluation to better identify, understand and defend against threats.
The Defense Department's research agency kicked off a new program to improve the time it takes to develop military platforms, with an aim of shortening the process by 75 percent. [Read more...]
Government information technology experts see benefits and challenges to software-defined networking. [Read more...]
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Navy competition launches technology innovation and student careers.
U.S. Army engineers developed technology prototypes aimed at weaning U.S. forces from dependence on GPS systems. [Read more...]
A small form factor device that will allow communications from low-level unclassified networks up to high-level secret classified networks has completed the development stage and is in the process of transferring to its new program. [Read more...]
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The U.S. Army's current tactical network delivers a wide range of capabilities for warfighters. Future tactical networks will automate many processes and may be smart enough to advise commanders, similar to JARVIS, Iron Man's computerized assistant. [Read more...]
The Defense Department must accommodate the logistical changes brought about by rapid technology innovation. [Read more...]
Two closely related science and technology programs aim to improve image location and search capabilities, saving intelligence analysts significant time and effort.
The Bottom Line
New media entrants have quietly emerged: John Q. Public as the on-the-spot reporter. [Read more...]