National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
NIST releases finalized zero-trust architecture guidance
The document adds a section on the tenets of the security philosophy and adopts longstanding federal language around approaches.
NSF finds networking a major barrier to further advances in quantum computing
The agency funded three Quantum Leap Challenge Institutes, in part, to find a solution in the next five years.
Energy Department reveals blueprint for nationwide quantum internet
The 17 National Laboratories will form the basis of a system for secure communication using quantum mechanics, expected within a decade.
NIST sets sites on expanded e-commerce offerings
National Institute of Standards and Technology officials recognized that serving external customers meant starting with a modernized customer relation and case management platform.
Microsoft president won’t commit to moratorium on sale of facial recognition to federal law enforcement
Brad Smith would only say no federal law enforcement agency currently uses his company's technology and it wouldn't be used in scenarios that lead to bias.
FedRAMP agency liaisons and pilots are key to streamlining program, ITIF report says
The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation suggests those reforms, as well as additional funding to prevent the program from hindering cloud service adoption.