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Security at the Speed of Life


DHS S&T is developing a millimeter wave imager that will screen for potential threat items unobtrusively as people pass by, without slowing them down.
17-Jan-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T and Israeli Partners Call for Proposals on Advanced First Responder Technologies

Applications are now being accepted for the NextGen First Responder Technologies solicitation, an opportunity for a maximum conditional grant of up to $1 million, jointly funded by DHS S&T and the Israel Ministry of Public Security (MOPS).
16-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Facebook Live Tech Talk: Lost Person Locator: Tools for Search and Rescue


Join S&T’s Dr. Angela Ervin and dbs Productions’ Bob Koester on Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. EST for a Facebook Live Tech Talk on the Lost Person Locator suite of SAR resources.
10-Jan-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

S&T Helps Create the Standards Next USCG Cutter Polar Ice Breaker


S&T’s Office of Standards understood the need to gather in-depth data to determine how to construct the next-generation icebreaker. To do that, they needed to see, first hand, how changes to the current construct reacted to ice.
9-Jan-2018 4:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

S&T Transition to Practice Program Moved 10 Technologies to Marketplace in FY17

This year’s success can be attributed to S&T’s growing ability to identify and accelerate maturation of technologies to meet the growing need in the public and private sectors for solutions to complex cybersecurity problems.
5-Jan-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Seeks Innovators to Collaborate on Smart Cities Technologies

DHS S&T issued a Request for Innovators (RFI) seeking to prototype, test and transition cutting-edge emergency response technologies.
4-Jan-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $350K to Herndon, Va. Company to Create Platform to Spur Cybersecurity Controls Information-Sharing

DHS S&T has awarded 418 Intelligence Corporation of Herndon, Virginia $350,000 to develop a forecasting platform that will help critical infrastructure owners and system operators share and keep abreast of the latest developments in cybersecurity...
3-Jan-2018 2:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Simulator Tool Tests Aircraft Explosive Vulnerabilities

Recently, CAVM partnered with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center (ATC) to develop a reusable Aircraft Explosive Testing Simulator that facilitates the explosive testing of new generation commercial aircraft.
20-Dec-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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“Virtual Internet” Tests Software Solutions for Real World Problems


Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD), the DETER testbed, described as the “Internet in a box” or a “virtual Internet,” provides a safe and secure option...
21-Oct-2014 2:40 PM EDT

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