• DARPA's Plan X tech visualizes battle's cyber effects

    Plan X's 3D touch table and Oculus Rift will help military planners assess the cyber battlefield.

  • First overland UAS flight takes off

    The Federal Aviation Administration gave a green light to the first commercial operation of an unmanned aircraft system over land, and granted Nevada authority to operate a UAS test site.

  • US, Honduras to test hurricane response simulation

    In a joint exercise this week the United States and Honduras will test the performance of GeoSHAPE, a tool that maps emergency service and resources locations during a simulated hurricane.

  • FAA details next steps in NextGen progress

    The Federal Aviation Agency is "on cusp of finishing" several key programs that underpin NextGen, its Next Generation Air Transportation System that aims to migrate America's air traffic control system to smarter, satellite-based and digital technologies.

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  • Sandia exploring ephemeral biometrics for insider threat monitoring

    Using ephemeral biometrics, in which individual identities are tied to active, living biometric data, Sandia intends to significantly improve the authenticity and integrity of cyber identities.

  • NSA gives Lockheed cyber incident response accreditation

    A new NSA program identifies firms that can provide state-of-the-art cyber incident response assistance.

  • Opening up competition in federal IT

    A new report finds obstacles to innovations and makes recommendations for tearing down those barriers and opening up the federal marketplace.

  • NIST to help IT developers build in security

    NIST asked for comments on new guidelines for bringing engineering principles to bear on the problem of including security at the beginning rather than the end of the development process.

  • Multi-device BYOD management from a single console

    Latest release of Absolute Manage will offer full BYOD support for Mac and Windows computers as well as tablets and smartphones from a single console.

  • Boeing launches MicroTAC tactical data analytic platform

    Field deployment allows data-management capability even when disconnected from networks.