The DHS agency was seeking a company to build a smart phone-accessible database of license plate information that agents could use in the field.
Some in the private sector argue that legislation will be needed to provide the incentives necessary for the NIST standards to be widely adopted.
NASA now has 35 patents on its Marblar page, where it invites the public to propose practical applications of the agency's technology.
The goal is to provide a legal rationale that does not ban certain activities, but Republicans on the commission are skeptical.
Singapore, Norway and the United Arab Emirates were the top three in Accenture’s digital government survey.
The top three entries in the Travel Data Challenge will share $90,000 in prize money.
Advances in cloud computing, mobile technology, networking, data transfer and computing speed allow for immediate access to geospatial data, and the intelligence community is ready to put that data to use.
The move is the latest in the administration’s effort to free up spectrum for use in wireless broadband to meet the growing demand for data-intensive mobile services.
Steve Kelman discovers that the Kiwis' public sector does not even have terms for "turkey farm" or "retired in place."
A solicitation said the database service should track vehicle license plate numbers captured by several sources, including cameras, law enforcement and repo men.