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  • hybrid cloud (Trum Ronnarong/Shutterstock.com)

    Three ways to relieve hybrid IT stress

    Rigorous testing, continuous education and visibility into hybrid-cloud environments can help IT managers breathe easier.

  • IED detection system (University of Delaware/ Evan Krape)

    Camera combo for spotting IEDs

    Researchers are building an augmented reality system that combines traditional cameras, thermal infrared sensing and ground penetrating radar to find improvised explosive devices from up to 30 meters away.

  • How tech can save money for 2020 census

    How local governments ensure an accurate census

    To get an accurate list of addresses to work from, the Census Bureau enlists the help of state and local governments to update what it has on file.

  • wireless (Creations/ShutterStock.com)

    5G gets NTIA support

    Industry expansion of 5G services has the critical support of the federal government, a senior leader at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration said in recent remarks.

  • sensor network (agsandrew/Shutterstock.com)

    LoRa networks for transmitting sensor data

    A low-power wide-area network is providing internet connectivity to environmental sensors near Washington, D.C.

  • cybersecurity in UK

    How the UK created her majesty's cyber service

    Britain's Active Cyber Defence program offers agencies basic, automated cybersecurity services to protect "the majority of the people from the majority of the harm from the majority of the attacks the majority of the time."

  • Colorado gets a leg up on FirstNet deployment

    State officials expect their experience testing the demonstration network's capabilities will help as applications and devices come online.

  • data in cloud

    NSF pairs funding with cloud credits

    Researchers get access to large-scale cloud resources while spurring technology development and economic growth.

  • USPS weighs public perception of drone delivery

    Governments dream of drone-based development

    The Federal Aviation Administration is evaluating applications from state and local governments that want to be a part of the nationwide Unmanned Aerial Systems Integration Pilot Program.

  • crowdsourced security

    Crowdsourcing cyber threat defense

    With input from communities of professional cyber threat analysts and white-hat hackers, 418 Intelligence analyzes threat risks and countermeasures.

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    Uranium-sniffing robot to help decommission DOE plant