national security

AT&T expands IT apprenticeship program supporting national security agencies

by • 5 months ago

The program takes aim at security clearances, a major hurdle to bringing new talent into the contract workforce.

Biden calls for tech modernization to boost workforce at national security, foreign policy agencies

by • 12 months ago

Agencies must recommend innovative ways of recruiting and retaining tech talent, as well as surging hiring during crises like the COVID-19 pandemic.

New supercomputer will let nuclear security agency do ‘1.5 quintillion calculations per second’

by • 2 years ago

Imagine a computer that can do 1,500,000,000,000,000,000 calculations every second. It's coming to the Lawrence Livermore National Lab in 2022.

Air Force set to launch fifth advanced communication satellite

by • 3 years ago

The Air Force will launch its fifth of six satellites for protected communication.

Bipartisan bill would mandate DHS to keep a close eye on deepfakes

by • 3 years ago

A new bill would mandate DHS, in consultation with several other government agencies, to produce reports on national security impacts of deepfakes.

HHS seeks accelerators to build ‘disruptive’ tech for national security

by • 3 years ago

HHS wants to work with more accelerators to help protect against national security health threats.