Technology

Maj. Gen. Michael Guetlein: NRO Seeks to Feed Data Into Joint All-Domain C2 System

Maj. Gen. Michael Guetlein, deputy director of the National Reconnaissance Office, said the NRO is working on new interface standards to facilitate the flow of data to warfighters through the Department of Defense’s Joint All-Domain Command and Control system, C4ISRNET reported Monday.

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Census Bureau Offers COVID-19 Data Resources

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The U.S. Census Bureau has published a data resource page designed to support organizational decision making amid the COVID-19 pandemic. CB said Thursday its new resource page features demographic, business and economic information that federal agencies, commercial firms and local communities may use to address the effects of the crisis.

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NASA Makes, Tests Alternative Ventilator for COVID-19 Patients

NASA has completed a critical test of a high-pressure ventilator designed to treat individuals suffering from the COVID-19 disease. Engineers from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory developed the Ventilator Intervention Technology Accessible Locally in an effort to address the scarcity of traditional ventilators in the country, the space agency said Friday.

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DOE Allots $131M for Carbon Capture Tech Projects

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The Department of Energy is investing $131 million in projects for technologies that would allow users to gather, store and apply carbon dioxide. A new funding opportunity announcement, titled Engineering-Scale Testing from Coal- and Natural-Gas-Based Flue Gas and Initial Engineering Design for Industrial Sources, will support the development of technologies that absorb CO2 from industrial sources, DOE said Friday.

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Everbridge Enables Remote Voting for Vermont State Legislature to adhere to COVID-19 Social Distancing Guidelines; Tim Ashe, Brian Toolan Quoted

Everbridge has announced that the Vermont State Legislature has deployed Everbridge Suite platform to facilitate remote voting by state lawmakers to ensure legislators, reporters and Statehouse staff safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the company reported on Monday

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DOE Secretary Dan Brouillette Releases Strategy to Restore U.S. Nuclear Leadership

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Dan Brouillette, secretary of energy, has unveiled a strategy to bolster the country's performance in areas related to nuclear energy. The Strategy to Restore American Nuclear Energy Leadership lists efforts to bring back industrial uranium capabilities, further nuclear power technologies, support exports and maintain compliance with national security and non-proliferation, DOE said Thursday.

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