The Department of Energy has funded a startup’s research into quantum security for the grid, and Google announces it will build its own quantum computer.
The National Science Foundation seeks input on the formation of Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs that would stimulate, track and help sustain grassroots partnerships around big data.
A survey sponsored by the SANS Institute showed 90 percent of government and industry respondents have adopted the Critical Security Controls, a public-private security roadmap.
Security education provider SANS Institute updates its library of information security policy templates government agencies can use as reference guidelines.
AT&T's Synaptic Storage as a Service for Government is a multi-tenant, community cloud that has the same features as the company's commercial cloud storage offering but adds additional security.
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency awarded Leidos a contract to provide digital mapping production services.
General Dynamics will set up an IP-based system that prepares Massachusetts to add new technologies, including smart phones, texting, video and web services, to its first-response arsenal.
The state of Maryland will replace and consolidate its legacy, on-premise human resources software with a unified system from Workday.
The Navy’s Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services project will standardize and consolidate systems the Navy’s afloat network.
The Defense Information Systems Agency authorized Amazon Web Services as the first commercial cloud approved at “security impact levels” 3-5 for highly sensitive workloads.