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  • Microsoft’s Outlook.com an ideal tool for telecommuters

    More than simply replacing Hotmail, the service puts just about every working function you need into one place.

  • If agencies could tap World of Warcraft

    People have spent 6 million years of man-hours playing World of Warcraft. NOAA's Eric Hackathorn wonders: "What if we put that effort towards something real?"

  • DOD wants cyberterrorism-prediction software

    DARPA seeks proposals for new software that can scour social media and other sites to predict cyberterrorism events.

  • Students 3D print a boat from milk jugs -- are jetliners next?

    If a student team can build a homemade 3D printer that can produce a boat, the administration's $60 million foray into advanced manufacturing technology could hold promise.

  • Army's 'Kraken' puts data from many sensors onto one screen

    With troop drawdowns in Afghanistan, the Army will use computerized surveillance technology to improve perimeter security and help protect small units in remote outposts.

  • Advanced radar would 'see' through jungle to catch drug smugglers

    The project is one of many at the U.S. Army's SouthCom that combines IT expertise from multiple agencies, including foreign ones, to support forces in the field.

  • Unified comm is the next step in 911's evolution

    The FCC and Transportation Department are working to establish a transition path to the next generation of 911 services.

  • MIT chip could power wireless sensors

    A chip that collects energy from light, heat and vibrations could keep low-powered sensors running without batteries.

  • Will your next government co-worker be a robot?

    An MIT study says "telepresence workers" will be ready to perform manual labor by 2014 and be controlled from up to 1,800 miles away.

  • Big data just got a little smaller

    A new way of using hard drives could help government agencies wrestle with the problems associated with big data.

  • 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.

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.