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DHS Awards Nearly $3 Million to Small Businesses for Innovative Research

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program today announced a total of $2.94 million in 20 competitive research contracts for 19 small businesses located across 10 states.
24-May-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


DHS S&T Transitions 20th Cybersecurity Technology through its Transition to Practice Program

DHS S&T today announced the commercialization of the 20th technology through its Transition to Practice Program since the program launched in 2013. The Autonomic Intelligent Cyber Sensor (AICS)—created by researchers at the Idaho National...
22-May-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Videoconferencing in Full Protective Gear from Labs

Multi-laboratory International Collaborative Environment (MICE) is a videoconferencing and multimedia network that can be used during laboratory work. Although video conferencing already exists, many labs cannot use it in real time mostly due to the...
22-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Partners with Local Communities to Improve Flood Resiliency

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is working with local communities to improve resilience to flood disasters. S&T announced today its latest community partnership with Howard County, Maryland and the...
21-May-2018 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites


DHS S&T’s Prepaid Card Reader’s Upgrades Make it Faster and Cheaper!

Using the ERAD Prepaid Card Reader, law enforcement officials can swipe cards and put a temporary hold on the funds until a full investigation may be completed. The upgrade will allow even more agencies to take advantage of the technology.
17-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


DHS, DOT Partner on Government Vehicle Telematics Cybersecurity Primer

When the managers of federal vehicle fleets were charged with implementing telematics systems for all their vehicles, the DHS Science and Technology Directorate and DOT's Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) teamed up to...
15-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Countering Unmanned Aerial Systems in Urban Environments

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate established a test and evaluation series, the Technical Assessment of Counter UAS Technologies in Cities (TACTIC), to assess the performance and suitability of commercial counter-UAS solutions in homeland...
11-May-2018 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Selects Boise Startup Intelleuron to Develop Intelligent SUAS for Border Patrol Mission

DHS S&T today announced a $199,977 award to Intelleuron, LLC to design, develop and test intelligent reconnaissance technology for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems in support of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection mission.
8-May-2018 2:05 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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