Pentagon opens bids on 5G prototypes at military bases
Under the first three solicitations released so far, work will take place at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia; Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington; and Naval Base San Diego, California.
DOE national laboratory adds Verizon’s first federal 5G Lab
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is partnering with Verizon Business to develop cybersecurity that will underpin 5G for critical infrastructure, AI and IoT.
Silicon Valley VA hospital gets taste of ‘mixed reality’ through Project Convergence
The VA hospital in Palo Alto recently became the first 5G-connected hospital in the department's network, and it's now powering the expansion of a fleet of VR headsets.
Trump budget touts funding for AI and quantum but proposes slashing federal R&D by $13.8B
Within the White House fiscal 2021 proposal is funding for various "industries of the future" like $25 million to build the "national quantum internet."
State Department calls new Center for Analytics a ‘strategic milestone’
The department's first enterprise-wide data analytics organization is already tracking foreign adversaries' activities and informing foreign policy decisions.
DOD kicks off procurement for 5G prototypes
DOD wants feedback on draft solicitations for smart warehouse and asset management at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia, and 5G dynamic spectrum sharing, at Hill Air Force Base in Utah.