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DHS S&T Approves 1,000th Anti-Terrorism Technology for SAFETY Act Protections

DHS S&T celebrates a milestone in public safety advancement with recent Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technologies including the Bloomberg Corporate Headquarters Security Program, the Soldier Field Security Program for SMG and the Chicago Park District,...
18-Jun-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS Awards Austin-Based Factom, Inc. $192k for Blockchain Tech

DHS S&T)has awarded $192,380 to Factom, Inc., a start-up based in Austin, Texas, to begin beta testing of a capability that uses blockchain technology to secure Internet of Things (IoT) data. This award is part of the fourth and final phase of...
15-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T Supports FEMA's Recovery Plan in Puerto Rico

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is providing expertise in integrating possible solutions with assessing hurricane damage and recovery needs in Puerto Rico.
14-Jun-2018 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites


New FREE S&T App Tracks Locations, Vitals, Keeping First Responders Safe

(DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) funded the development of the Watchtower mobile application, which – as of February 27, 2018 – is available, free of charge for all public safety users. The app allows users to track and report their...
12-Jun-2018 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS to Engage Innovative Small Businesses on National Road Tour

Small businesses in the research and development domain will have the opportunity to engage with the U.S. DHS SBIR program representatives beginning June 18th, as part of the second of four legs of a National Road Tour sponsored by the Small...
8-Jun-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T Launches Modernized Long Rang Broad Agency Announcement

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) today issued a standing, open invitation to the scientific and technical communities to propose novel ideas to help address DHS’s most significant priorities. They released a newly modernized Long...
7-Jun-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


DHS Accelerates Data Solutions to Uncover Emerging Biothreats

The $300,000 prize competition called for the design of an early warning system to keep our communities safe by using existing data sources to uncover emerging biothreats.
7-Jun-2018 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites


As DHS Secretary Nielsen Maps New Cybersecurity Strategy, S&T Lends R&D Support

The Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is working in tandem with DHS operational components by conducting research and development (R&D) in numerous areas that will help strengthen DHS’s ability to detect...
31-May-2018 3:05 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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