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NIST Preps Energy Study Under Smart Buildings Program; Amanda Pertzborn Comments

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is turning a laboratory into a mock office building in an effort to study energy consumption patterns and develop artificial intelligence ...
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Michael Daniel: White House Seeks ‘Broad, Strategic Picture’ of Cyber

Michael Daniel Michael Daniel, a special adviser at the White House, says cybersecurity encompasses more than its technical aspects as the government seeks to understand and identify potential solutions in ...
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44 Institutions Named NSA/DHS Centers of Academic Excellence

Forty-four universities have been named national centers of academic excellence with focus areas on information assurance and cyber defense. Evaluation teams from the National Security ...
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DoD Awards $3M Grant for Purdue Research on Next-Gen Computing

The Defense Department has chosen Kaushik Roy of Purdue University as one of the recipients of an endowment worth $3 million to conduct advanced technologies research with possible ...
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NSWC Crane, Purdue To Enter Commercialization Agreement

The Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana, has teamed with Purdue University to carry out research projects in new technologies. Both organizations will formalize the partnership ...
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FAA’s Mike Upton, DOI’s Joseph Ward Detail Shared Services Efforts

Federal agencies looking to employ shared services for their processes should take the time to choose the right technology platform that best fits the organization’s needs, GCN reported ...
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Iron Mountain’s Sue Trombley: Collaboration Key to Digitizing Info as 2019 Deadline Nears

Sue Trombley Sue Trombley, managing director of thought leadership at Iron Mountain, believes federal agencies will need to strike up greater collaboration between records managers ...
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Mike Mullen: Shale Boom Presents Opportunity to Cut Oil Dependence

Mike Mullen Mike Mullen, retired chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said the newfound energy abundance in the U.S. should give the country added time to take stock of its energy ...
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Report: Elana Broitman to Step Down as DoD Industrial Policy Chief

Elana Broitman Elana Broitman is due to step down as the Defense Department‘s top industrial policy chief by the end of August, Defense News reported Friday. Marcus Weisgerber cited ...
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DoD’s Darlene Costello on Early Adoption of Testing, Evaluation in Acquisition

Darlene Costello Defense Department officials espoused this week the agency’s mission to elevate testing and evaluation as key aspects of the acquisition process, FCW reported Wednesday. Sean ...