The funded research will focus on slowing the growth rate of distributed denial of service attacks and developing tools and techniques that allow organizations to respond to attacks.
The Air Force awarded the final contract for completion of the Defense Enterprise Account and Management System to Accenture for $73 million.
The State Department of will use the new platform to expand its social media outreach.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency recently awarded Raytheon BBN a contract to research ways to optimize and protect information flow over wide-area networks.
The Army recently conducted beta tests of new software that uses avatar-based scenarios to teach counseling techniques for junior leaders.
Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed open source software to help improve energy efficiency of residential and commercial buildings.
An open data executive order from the Mississippi town's mayor establishes policies that codify and standardize open data processes.
The Army is adapting its ArmyFit system to sync with smartphones and mobile fitness devices.
The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System will allow scientists to measure ocean winds near the inner core of hurricanes -- from space.
A recent survey of 500 public sector technology officials finds that most government offices are ready to transition from legacy systems to cloud-based technologies and citizen-friendly software.