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More federal agencies eye nontraditional tech procurement

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 months ago

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.

The message for national labs: Advances in quantum computing are about people, too

by Carten Cordell • 12 months ago

It's not enough to help develop quantum computers, experts told a Senate panel. National labs also need to train the incipient workforce that will support them.

CIO Dorothy Aronson discusses NSF’s IT transformation

by FedScoop Staff • 1 year ago

Aronson talks about IT modernization at her agency and more.

National Quantum Initiative bill is coming soon, House Science chairman says

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

Republican Rep. Lamar Smith wants to foster a collaborative framework for government, industry and academia to handle developments in quantum computing.

Quantum-level research to get $30M boost from Department of Energy

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

Secretary Rick Perry pledged new quantum information science (QIS) grants for the five Nanoscale Science Research Centers based at national laboratories around the country.

NSF’s cybersecurity Scholarship-for-Service program would expand under Senate bill

by FedScoop Staff • 2 years ago

Bipartisan legislation advancing in the Senate would expand a National Science Foundation scholarship program that funds cybersecurity education for students who commit to government service after they obtain their degree.

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