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When it comes to Smart Cities, St. Louis is Leading by Example

St. Louis was selected as the site for the first SCIRA exercise. The pilot program brought together first responders, city managers and other stakeholders, and through a series of realistic disaster scenarios, demonstrated how smart city technology...
7-Jul-2020 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS Selects George Washington University to Pilot New Center of Excellence in Security Technology Transition

DHS S&T announced today the selection of The George Washington University to lead a new COE that will deliver a pilot Master of Business Administration program focused on security technology transition from federal research and development to...
6-Jul-2020 5:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T and NSA Test Automated Security Vetting for Mobile Apps

Under a joint pilot program, DHS S&T and NIAP within the National Security Agency (NSA) cybersecurity mission have demonstrated that the process can be automated.
29-Jun-2020 4:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T and Israeli Partners Announce Call for Proposals for Advanced Homeland Security Technologies

The Israel – U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced it is seeking proposals for collaborative projects to develop advanced technologies for the homeland security mission.
23-Jun-2020 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Seeks Partners for First Responders Technology R&D

DHS S&T announced today it is seeking new technologies for first responders.
22-Jun-2020 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Develops DIY Method to Decontaminate Masks with a Multicooker

Researchers with the DHS S&T developed a do-it-yourself solution to decontaminate personal protective equipment (PPE) using a programmable multicooker.
19-Jun-2020 4:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cambridge Start-up Receives Inaugural Phase 5 Award from DHS S&T Silicon Valley Innovation Program

With an eye on adapting solutions to new applications, DHS S&T expanded its SVIP, by offering its first-ever Phase 5 award to Tamr Government Solutions, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
15-Jun-2020 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Launches Tool to Predict Decay of Airborne Coronavirus

DHS S&T added a new calculator to their online tools today to estimate the natural decay of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) in the air under various environmental conditions.
12-Jun-2020 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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