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Using Data Analytics to Target Human Smugglers

Igloo was developed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), and is currently in use by select units of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the lead...
14-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


RoboCup 2018: S&T Test Methods Used to Evaluate Rescue Robots

Since 1997, several continents have played host to an international soccer tournament. No, not the World Cup -- the RoboCup. Robots of all shapes and sizes test their “metal” in the world’s favorite sport. Engineers and fans from across the...
7-Aug-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS to Engage Innovative Small Businesses in New England

Small businesses in the research and development domain will have the opportunity to engage with the DHS Small Business Innovation Research program representatives beginning August 20, in the final leg of a National Road Tour sponsored by the Small...
3-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Invites First Responder Industry to Stakeholder Summit

Technology innovators are invited to an industry Stakeholder Summit, August 9 in Washington, DC, to learn about the highest priority needs of more than 7.5 million first responders in the global market.
2-Aug-2018 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Media Advisory: DHS S&T to Host Stakeholder Summit for First Responder Industry, August 9

On August 9, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) will host an International Forum to Advance First Responder Innovation (IFAFRI) Stakeholder Summit.
1-Aug-2018 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Intergovernmental Cooperation Helps Enhance Communication, Maritime Domain Awareness

Recent tests integrating commercial and government capabilities is making tactical communications between international and interagency law enforcement operators safer and more reliable.
31-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Snapshot: S&T Tests Face and Iris Recognition Systems during Biometric Technology Rally

DHS S&T's first Biometric Technology Rally, held in March at S&T’s Maryland Test Facility (MdTF), aimed to eliminate these obstacles by testing face and face/iris recognition systems. The MdTF designed a standard security checkpoint process to...
27-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Bomb Disarming with High- and Low-Tech Solutions

To ensure bomb techs are on the cutting edge of technology as they address evolving threats, DHS S&T created the Response and Defeat Operations Support (REDOPS) program. REDOPS connects the 466 bomb squads of varying sizes and budgets across the...
24-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT 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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