While the city’s own municipal broadband agency is offering discounted 100 megabit/sec access to low-income families, Comcast announced a 2 gigabit/sec service.
Researchers have begun testing micro UAVs that can give squads communications and intelligence.
Defense Department mobile users will now be able to make classified voice, video and data calls and access SIPRNet through the Internet with the DOD Enterprise Classified Travel Kit Gateways.
The military has tested and deployed several technological solutions to assist in treating soldiers on and off the battlefield.
Denver, Detroit, Memphis and Rochester, N.Y., will get technology consulting services as winners of the IBM Smarter Cities Challenge.
Hanford, Calif., is setting up Accela Civic Voice, a cloud-based solution that could help its 55,000-plus residents become much more engaged.
An open source, software-defined perimeter being developed by the Cloud Security Alliance and Waverley Labs aims to stop distributed denial of service attacks dead in their tracks and enable highly secure cloud-based applications.
In the recently released 2015 Technology Roadmaps, NASA outlines its goals for high-performance computing.
Researchers have found that they can detect people who are potential cybersecurity risks by reading their neural activity.
Local governments cite the importance of energy systems planning for disaster response.
The Police Data Initiative aims to accelerate the development of data transparency and analysis tools to build trust between local police and the communities they serve and improve internal accountability.
Internet of Things
Federal information security experts warn that IoT technology is advancing faster than the policies to guide it.