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DHS S&T’s Prepaid Card Reader’s Upgrades Make it Faster and Cheaper!

Using the ERAD Prepaid Card Reader, law enforcement officials can swipe cards and put a temporary hold on the funds until a full investigation may be completed. The upgrade will allow even more agencies to take advantage of the technology.
17-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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DHS, DOT Partner on Government Vehicle Telematics Cybersecurity Primer

When the managers of federal vehicle fleets were charged with implementing telematics systems for all their vehicles, the DHS Science and Technology Directorate and DOT's Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) teamed up to...
15-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Countering Unmanned Aerial Systems in Urban Environments

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate established a test and evaluation series, the Technical Assessment of Counter UAS Technologies in Cities (TACTIC), to assess the performance and suitability of commercial counter-UAS solutions in homeland...
11-May-2018 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Selects Boise Startup Intelleuron to Develop Intelligent SUAS for Border Patrol Mission

DHS S&T today announced a $199,977 award to Intelleuron, LLC to design, develop and test intelligent reconnaissance technology for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems in support of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection mission.
8-May-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T Conducts Test and Evaluation of the U.S. Coast Guard’s National Security Cutter

Since December 2017, DHS S&T has participated with the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Coast Guard in several tests and evaluations of two National Security Cutters, USCGC Hamilton and USCGC James, to independently confirm that operational capability is...
1-May-2018 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards First Phase 4 Award for IOT Security

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today Ionic Security, Inc., based in Atlanta, Georgia, is the first company to successfully complete prototype testing and move to the pilot deployment...
1-May-2018 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Coast Guard Develops and Tests Environmentally-Friendly Buoy Moorings

From among the proposals, S&T found a potential solution to the problem in a simple, but effective, buoy mooring system: instead of a concrete sinker and a heavy metal chain, a narrow screw anchor and an elastic rope to prevent scraping of the ocean...
30-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

How Coastal Surveillance Could Benefit from Enterprise Information Sharing

Today, the Integrated Maritime Domain Enterprise - Coastal Surveillance System (IMDE-CSS) has evolved well beyond the initial information-gathering requirement into an information-sharing capability.
17-Apr-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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“Virtual Internet” Tests Software Solutions for Real World Problems

Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD), the DETER testbed, described as the “Internet in a box” or a “virtual Internet,” provides a safe and secure option...
21-Oct-2014 2:40 PM EDT

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