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NOAA strikes climate modeling R&D agreement with Microsoft
The agency will use Microsoft's Azure cloud platform to pilot Earth Prediction Innovation Center projects.
Why ICAM at the edge is critical to enabling mission success
A new report highlights why federal agencies need to think beyond enterprise ICAM policies and deploy localized solutions designed for users operating in dynamic situations.
USPTO eyeing encryption-in-use technology to secure claims data
CIO Jamie Holcombe says the capability could help protect patent applicants' sensitive claims data.
Palantir reports 26% rise in government revenue at Q3
CEO Alex Karp noted that $987 million of the $1.3 billion in government contracts signed during the period were with the U.S. government.
NIST considers launching ‘supersized’ semiconductor manufacturing institute
The agency has the authority to create up to three Manufacturing USA institutes, public-private partnerships intended to boost the domestic supply chain.
IRS seeks tool to help automate solicitation evaluation
The agency wants to improve the efficiency of its procurement teams and help them to meet FAR and customer agencies' requirements.
Department of Energy launches ESnet6 high-performance data-sharing network
ESnet6 increases the Energy Science Network's bandwidth to more than 46 terabits per second for handling data from experiments, models and simulations.
NTIS chief data scientist: Public-private partnership authority can help agencies with explainable AI
The National Technical Information Service helps agencies to improve data collection, labeling and classifying, and use data to ensure machine-learning models can be trusted.
AI Bill of Rights must be accompanied by NIST risk management framework say experts
Bias and privacy risks associated with the technology can't be properly identified until NIST completes much-awaited impact assessments.
NIST to establish online center for trustworthy and responsible AI resources
The center will contain supporting guidance on trustworthy AI's characteristics, use cases and eventually add third-party contributions.