A Defense research agency program provides digital imagery to troops on the ground and aims to build a library of apps that are simple to access and use.
NASA officials said their failure to comply with the PortfolioStat directive does not translate to a lack of oversight.
Any solution in this "very complicated field" will have to reach beyond the Defense Department.
Scientists face numerous challenges in testing the D-Wave Two’s capabilities, beginning with mapping problems to quantum models.
$678 million in 2013 savings were realized by consolidating purchases and leveraging federal buying power, the program's manager says.
Tighter budgets are forcing leaders to find creative ways to upgrade their technology.
The General Services Administration says a new blanket purchase agreement could save the agencies 15-20 percent annually on commercial software.
The military is still determining how best to apply ever-changing technology to gathering and using intelligence.
The legislation would also target insider threats in the wake of the leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
As agencies' ability to capture and store vast datasets grows, experts differ on the best ways to keep big data from enabling Big Brother.
New tools encourage collaboration and cost-effective training.
The next phase of the Commercial Crew Program will "spur American ingenuity," NASA chief says.