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DHS S&T Awards Nearly $1M to Five Start-Ups For Phase 2 R&D

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate today announced a total of $999,780 in awards to five companies advancing to Phase 2 of the Silicon Valley Innovation Program.
21-Feb-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Turning Back DDoS Attacks

To counter DDoS attacks, the S&T Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency’s Cyber Security Division (CSD) is funding several research projects that will help defenders turn away attacks.
16-Feb-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

NBAF Program Observes Kansas Emergency Response Exercise to Inform Future Planning

The exercise was an early opportunity for the NBAF program to observe a simulated full-scale emergency response to allow its planners to envision how the facility might serve a crucial role in response and recovery.
14-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Invites GPS Equipment Manufacturers to Test Devices for Critical Infrastucture

The GPS Testing for Critical Infrastructure (GET-CI) event to be held April 17-21, at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in Butlerville, Indiana, is the first in a series of test opportunities.
13-Feb-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

DHS to Hold Emerging Technology Showcase for First Responder Innovation

DHS S&T will host the EMERGE 2016: Wearable Technology Showcase to present the results of the 10 startup companies that were part of this year’s cohort class.
9-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Need Head-to-Head Comparison Data on Responder Tech? We've Got You Covered


SAVER reports help first responders see the pros and cons, easily review the specs, and make a better purchasing decisions.
7-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T to Demonstrate Cyber Technologies at RSA 2017

DHS S&T will exhibit and demonstrate 12 mature cyber security technology solutions ready for pilot deployment and commercialization at RSA 2017 cybersecurity conference, February 14-16, in San Francisco.
6-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Blockchain Technology Explored for Homeland Security

If these research projects bear fruit, S&T will begin developing ways to implement blockchain technology to better safeguard the American people, our homeland and our values.
6-Feb-2017 11:05 AM 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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