• Cybersecurity research

    NIST seeks CDM trial

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology's goal is a robust, real-time continuous monitoring program. Read More

  • a man grouping items by shape

    GSA looks for help in category management

    A Federal Acquisition Service RFI seeks help in both day-to-day implementation and changing the culture. Read More

  • Shutterstock image (by NREY): digital fingerprint identification.

    GSA plots single sign-in

    Connect.Gov is working toward creating a system in which users can access government websites and services using an existing credential. Read More

  • Shutterstock image (by Arcady): lifetime warranty.

    Cent’anni! A DARPA toast to long-life software

    Research agency wants self-updating programs that can run for a hundred years. Read More

  • Shutterstock image (by Andrey VP): glowing data center with a falling matrix.

    TSA is running out of space

    The base requirements for a new data storage system include delivery, installation and migration of a minimum 480 terabytes. Read More

  • Wikimedia image: U.S. Customs and Border Protection UAV (model: MQ9 Reaper).

    Special Ops command seeks drones, pilots and support

    SOCOM's drone operations are based primarily in Afghanistan, with other activity in Somalia, Yemen, the Philippines and the U.S. Read More

  • DARPA keeps an eye on the Arctic

    The Defense Department's research shop wants a network of rugged, affordable sensors for the far north. Read More

  • Shutterstock image (by Bruce Rolff): eyes in a binary tunnel.

    DHS retools license plate reader proposal

    A previous effort to obtain license plate reader capabilities was terminated after public outcry over privacy concerns. Read More

  • Shutterstock image (by Pavel Ignatov): Radio antenna, digital concept.

    DISA seeks updated spectrum management tool

    Increased sharing is making spectrum management a critical function. Read More

  • Shutterstock image: circuitry of a digital brain.

    Air Force eyes fake social media drama

    The idea is to simulate social media activity following a disaster as a way to model potential responses. Read More

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