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DHS awards $197k for blockchain-agnostic approach to tracking raw material imports

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T has awarded $197,292.00 to Factom, Inc. based in Austin, Texas, to develop a blockchain security system that agencies can use to create and verify identities and help detect fraud involving imports, such as raw materials.

Channels: Technology, Cybersecurity, Materials Science,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 3:45 AM EST

DHS awards $200k for scalable, interoperable distributed ledger for credential exchange

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T has awarded $200,000 to SecureKey Technologies based in Toronto, Canada to adapt its identity network solution to support the issuance and validation of digital credentials.

Channels: All Journal News, Artificial Intelligence, Technology, Cybersecurity, Immigration, Local - Canada,

Released:
18-Nov-2019 12:30 PM EST
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DHS Announces FY20 Small Business Innovation Research Topics

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

Topics for the new DHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 20.1 Pre-Solicitation have been released. The Pre-Solicitation contains 11 topic descriptions, nine from the DHS S&T and two from CWMD Office.

Channels: Entrepreneurship, Technology, Cybersecurity,

Released:
15-Nov-2019 2:05 AM EST
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DHS Awards $199K for Blockchain Credential Lifecycle Management

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded $199,984.00 to Digital Bazaar based in Blacksburg, Virginia, to develop blockchain security technology.

Channels: Technology,

Released:
15-Nov-2019 2:05 AM EST
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DHS Awards $181K for Flexible Decentralized Digital Credentials

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T has awarded $181,392 to SICPA Product Security, LLC based in Springfield, VA to develop a solution for credential issuers to manage and verify digital credentials that are the secure digital equivalent to secure physical credentials without reengineering their current processes and systems.

Channels: Technology, Cybersecurity,

Released:
15-Nov-2019 2:05 AM EST
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DHS S&T, National Pork Board Collaborate Against African Swine Fever

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T and the National Pork Board entered into a collaborative agreement to assess potential methods to disinfect and decontaminate surfaces from African Swine Fever (ASF) virus.

Channels: Agriculture, All Journal News, Economics, Food Science, Technology,

Released:
13-Nov-2019 2:35 PM EST
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Newswise: U.S. and UK Celebrate 15 Years of Partnership

U.S. and UK Celebrate 15 Years of Partnership

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T marked the 15-year anniversary of cooperation with the United Kingdom for collaborative research and development efforts aimed at both nations’ mutual homeland security challenges.

Channels: All Journal News, Government/Law, U.S. National Security, U.S. Politics, Europe News,

Released:
13-Nov-2019 1:55 PM EST
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Newswise: An Exercise in Collaboration - What to Do if There was an African Swine Fever Epidemic in the U.S.

An Exercise in Collaboration - What to Do if There was an African Swine Fever Epidemic in the U.S.

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

Last year DHS S&T intensified vaccine research efforts in collaboration with USDA by creating an African Swine Fever Task Force, based out of the S&T PIADC in New York state. The Task Force’s primary focus is on developing a vaccine and improving the diagnostics for African swine fever.

Channels: Agriculture, All Journal News, Economics, Food and Water Safety, Global Food News, China News,

Released:
12-Nov-2019 1:50 PM EST
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DHS Awards 159K for Infrastructure to Prevent Credential Fraud

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T has awarded $159,040 to Learning Machine Technologies, Inc. based in New York, to develop blockchain security technology to prevent credential fraud.

Channels: All Journal News, Technology, Cybersecurity,

Released:
12-Nov-2019 12:45 PM EST
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Newswise: U.S. Border Patrol Agents Leverage Emerging S&T Tech to Ensure the Security of Our Nation’s Borders

U.S. Border Patrol Agents Leverage Emerging S&T Tech to Ensure the Security of Our Nation’s Borders

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T recently collaborated with the USBP and FLETC to deliver a multi-part solution by implementing innovative tools and capabilities that enable USBP agents to leverage the knowledge, skills, and abilities of expert trackers (professionals trained to detect, track, follow and apprehend potential adversaries) and use emerging technologies to maximize their tracking performance.

Channels: All Journal News, Technology, Immigration, Terrorism,

Released:
8-Nov-2019 12:55 PM EST
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