Science and Technology Directorate

DHS eyes 5G network protections with latest industry day

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 weeks ago

A standardized, secure voice capability for unclassified government communications and improved mobile traffic visibility are on the department's wishlist.

DHS Centers of Excellence on the chopping block if Trump budget proposal holds

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 weeks ago

The proposed Science and Technology Directorate budget is down $231 million, and Centers of Excellence are on the chopping block.

DHS needs startups to help with 11 innovative technologies

by Carten Cordell • 5 months ago

The agency's Science and Technology Directorate is on the hunt for new technologies to address 11 core issues it is targeting in 2019.

DHS invests $3.5 million in biothreat technology program at Texas A&M

by FedScoop Staff • 8 months ago

The university, through its educational outreach agency, AgriLife, was chosen to head a Center of Excellence to conduct work on solutions that reduce the risk of exposing U.S. citizens, agriculture and economy to biological threats.

DHS overhauls its Science & Technology Directorate

by Carten Cordell • 8 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security is redesigning the technology accelerator it uses to fund and help commercialize new solutions.

Winner of DHS’s Hidden Signals challenge uses Twitter to predict biothreats

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 12 months ago

Pandemic Pulse pulls information from the social media platform as well as several other public data sources.

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