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  • Can government turn gold in computers to green?

    The United Nation estimates $21 billion in gold is put into new computers every year. Can government tap that motherlode before it's exported as e-trash?

  • With new recruiting app, the Army is going to tempt me yet

    The Army releases a Web comic app for iPhone and Android that describes what it's like to be a soldier in the Army.

  • Heat sink revolution: Sandia Cooler smaller, quieter, 30X more efficient

    Sandia Lab researchers take a radical approach to keeping computers and other electronics cool.

  • When storms attack, Smart Grid could reduce outages, speed recovery

    Bad weather in the past year has done what terrorists haven’t managed – disrupt power for a week or more at a time. Officials say Smart Grid technology could ease the pain.

  • Army's 'sense and avoid' radar will let drones fly in domestic airspace

    Tests show that drones guided by the system can detect and avoid other aircraft, which will allow unmanned training flights any time day or night.

  • In European plan, cars in a crash would auto-dial for help

    The European Parliament wants all new cars be to equipped with sensors that will automatically notify rescue services in the event of a crash.

  • Army developing laser-guided lightning bolts

    Technique ionizes the air around the Laser-Induced Plasma Channel, allowing it to target anything that conducts electricity better than the ground it's sitting on.

  • Georgia project uses 'roadbots' for highway repair

    Automated prototype detects and fixes cracks in the state's highways.

  • Wireless power charging: Tesla's 19th-century idea finally catching on

    Wireless power adapters are making headway, more than 100 years after Nicola Tesla patented the idea.

  • Researchers twist light to send data at 2.56 terabits/sec

    The experimental technology could break new ground in satellite communications, terrestrial links and even fiber optics.

  • DHS' expanded drone use in Caribbean targets drug runners

    The plan calls for doubling the UAV coverage area along U.S. borders, but there are doubts about how well drones can work over water.

  • Microsoft Surface: Is this the tablet for government?

    The company's foray into hardware has some great productivity features, such as a cover/keyboard and a USB port. But will it live up to government needs better than the iPad?

  • Cities using AI for pre-crime monitoring of surveillance videos

    A system being installed by San Francisco's transit authority can flag suspicious activity and even shut down a train automatically.

  • Bills would require warrants for domestic drone surveillance

    Companion bills in the House and Senate want Fourth Amendment protections applied to UAV use.

Topic Resources

  • Managing Regulatory and Compliance Requirements with a Quality Management Tool and Process

    This webcast will focus on a major healthcare organizations journey to use better Quality Management approaches to address challenges that were impacting their ability to achieve compliance for regulatory requirements.

  • Update on Assessment & Authorization (A&A) Processes for Cross Domain Solutions

    As introduced in our latest certification and accreditation (C&A) basics webcast (“Navigating Certification & Accreditation – A Primer) C&A terminology is transitioning to assessment and authorization (A&A). See the associated white paper “From C&A to A&A – The RMF Shoe Has Dropped.” Continuing the transition discussion, Raytheon Cyber Products and Steve Welke are pleased to present a webcast updating the latest information on A&A processes for cross domain, multilevel security solutions. Join Steve Welke, an A&A industry expert, as he discusses the A&A principles, requirements and processes.

  • Increase Data Security through Your Print Solution

    You’ve consolidated your desktops with virtualization and moved your data to the cloud. What else can you do to obtain additional costs savings and increase security while keeping your network flexible? Connect print and digital information from across your organization with the people who need it, exactly when they need it. Join this webcast to learn how security software and printing solutions work together to eliminate extraneous printers at multiple sensitivity levels, allowing organizations to recognize significant savings from reduced hardware, space, power, support and supplies.

  • Everything Storage: Learn How to Store All Your Data Underneath a Single, Extremely Scalable, Software-Defined Architecture

    Join us as we discuss scalable, software-defined storage architecture and integration, along with hardware and software technologies that empower Everything Storage. You will also be introduced to the leading massive-scale, open-platform solution for object storage. Be sure to tune-in to learn and ask questions about how open-platform solutions can bring you enterprise-class reliability, performance and simplicity without vendor lock-in and the associated price tag.

  • IBM i2 National Security and Defense Intelligence Demo

    In this video IBM Product Manager James Vincent presents an overview and demo of IBM® i2® National Security and Defense Intelligence—a cost effective information exploitation solution that provides data acquisition, multi-faceted intelligence analysis and multi-agency and partner collaboration features.