A Science and Technology Directorate research project proves that reducing the risk of third-party applications is not such a remote possibility.
HHS' low-cost, open-source 2FA solution protects users who connect to GrantSolutions.gov -- and is poised to do even more.
The Eagle Directed Identification Environment gives all 12,000 Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agents the ability to collect biometric data in the field using their agency-issued Apple iPhone and a pocket-size Bluetooth-connected fingerprint scanner.
IT managers who want to turn their agencies into mobile technology powerhouses must help navigate cultural shifts, embrace constant innovation and enable increased security.
Through partnerships with public safety providers and wireless carriers, New Jersey has rolled out text-to-911 service in all 21 counties.
The card reader uses wireless connectivity to allow police officers in the field to read the balance on a card and put a temporary hold on the linked funds.
A recent study revealed how easy it would be for bad actors to overload and disable infrastructure for the 911 emergency services in the United States.
A new ID card reader promises to ease the process for authenticating and securing access for mobile users, making it easier to manage remote employees.
Beacon technology gets location-specific information to people exactly when and where they need it.
As citizens explore ways to more actively contribute to the common good, government must create the environment, means and awareness to make that possible.
Five Early Builder projects focus on different aspects of first responder use to help FirstNet evaluate technical standards and capabilities, test new equipment and develop lessons learned.
For now, issues related to speed, accuracy and workflow keep social media from becoming a mainstream communication platform for emergency response.