Air Force issues 17 quantum science grants for basic research
The Air Force awarded 17 contracts totaling more than a million dollars in new funding for the emerging technology.
Supercomputing project shifts focus to immediate outcomes for coronavirus patients
The COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium could become an ongoing "science reserve" for pressing issues, said a general manager at IBM.
Sen. Warner: Pentagon tech spending should be ‘reexamined’ post-COVID
Defense funding will likely be curtailed to address federal deficit increases, at a time when when investments in cybersecurity and 5G are needed to compete with China, the Virginia senator said.
Maria Roat: Agencies must keep emerging tech in mind as they modernize security
Quantum computing, in particular, should be accounted for as agencies build zero-trust security architectures, said the deputy Federal CIO.
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.
NSF would rebrand, wield $100B for strategic tech research under Schumer bill
The bipartisan Endless Frontier Act would rename the agency the National Science and Technology Foundation to fit an expanded mission.