DHS is looking into using blockchain to track raw material imports
The proof of concept will aim to help DHS get more visibility into the import process of timber, diamonds and more.
Blockchain interoperability draws attention of DHS science and technology unit
The agency thinks the company Danube Tech has a good idea for technology that may be useful for preventing forgery of travel documents, among other things.
Why does blockchain make people so mad?
The technology is a poster child for hype, shiny object syndrome and government tech solutionism.
Can blockchain help secure the power grid? DOE wants to think about it
The Department of Energy awarded Xage Security a grant to build a blockchain-based security “fabric” for comparison with other approaches.
Agencies cite data concerns in slowness to implement CDM
The departments of Energy and Health and Human Services want to take stock of the data they have to determine how best to safeguard the information.
More federal agencies eye nontraditional tech procurement
From the National Science Foundation to the Department of Homeland Security, agencies want to tap into startup talent and speed blockchain and cyber solutions to market.