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DHS Awards Intafel $168K to Develop Virtual Machine Capability

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded Intafel Corp. of Cambridge, Massachusetts $167,870 to develop a virtual machine capability to protect the operations of financial services.
21-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $200K to Sunnyvale Startup for Lidar Technology

DHS S&T awarded $200,000 to Quanergy Systems, Inc, a Sunnyvale, California-based start-up, to develop LiDAR-based technology to enhance Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) counting and measuring capabilities in airport security and customs...
21-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New SAFETY Act Best Practices Guide to Commercial Building Security Now Available

A new web-based tool can help security professionals for commercial office buildings perform assessments based on the Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS) for commercial office buildings.
17-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T Awards $11.6M to Defend Against Network/Internet Disruptions

Five research organizations were awarded separate contracts totaling $11,511,565 to develop new methods to identify and attribute Network/Internet-scale Disruptive Events (NIDEs), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology...
14-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Datacasting for Instant Situational Awareness

DHS S&T saw a requirement to provide responders with a secure, readily accessible way to allow both the picture and the words to help responders make better decisions in a crisis. Together, S&T and partners developed the solution: S&T’s...
14-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS Awards $119K to Locuslabs, Inc. for Intelligent Wayfinding Technology

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today that LocusLabs, Inc. of Oakland, California has received $119,100 to develop wayfinding technology as part of the Silicon Valley Innovation Program...
10-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS Awards Over $167K to Sunnyvale Ca., Startup Kiana Analytics to Develop Port of Entry Technology

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded Sunnyvale, California-based Kiana Analytics, Inc. $167,686 to develop technology to enhance the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) counting and...
7-Sep-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T and NIST Projects in Support of NYPD Explosive Trace Detection

High volume and fast throughput screening at public venues and urban environments high in pollutants and background substances can impede detection capabilities of explosives trace detectors. The Department of Homeland Security Science and...
5-Sep-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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The mission of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate is to strengthen America’s security and resiliency by providing knowledge products and innovative technology solutions for the Homeland Security Enterprise (HSE).

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