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CSIAC proudly joins the NCSA, CISA, and numerous of other organizations in celebrating Cybersecurity Awareness Month. CSIAC acknowledges that the line between our online and offline lives is nearly indistinguishable. In these tech-fueled times, our homes, societal well-being, economic prosperity and nation's security are impacted by the internet. Which is why we're so excited to announce we are launching a series of activities during Cybersecurity Awareness Month to help raise cybersecurity awareness.
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Join CSIAC Tuesday, 20 Oct. at 1300 EDT for our next webinar presentation titled, "Update on Current FDA Cybersecurity Efforts." Please register in advance for the webinar at: https://www.anymeeting.com/PIID=EF55D989894B38.
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Join CSIAC on Wednesday, October 14 at 1100 EDT for a webinar presentation titled, "Software Bill of Materials (SBOM)." Please register in advance at https://www.anymeeting.com/PIID=EF55D982834D30.
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WASHINGTON - Today, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) kicked off the 17th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, in partnership with the National Cyber Security Alliance. This year's theme "Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart." encourages Americans to own their role in cybersecurity by focusing on personal accountability and the importance of taking proactive steps to be safer and more secure online.
Tags: CISA, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Machine-learning techniques, best known for teaching self-driving cars to stop at red lights, may soon help researchers around the world improve their control over the most complicated reaction known to science: nuclear fusion.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Fifty million artificial neurons a number roughly equivalent to the brain of a small mammal were delivered from Portland, Oregon-based Intel Corp. to Sandia National Laboratories last month, said Sandia project leader Craig Vineyard.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- A swarm of hundreds of unmanned air vehicles will soon descend on unmanned ground vehicles to autonomously recharge, thanks to U.S. Army-funded research now underway at the University of Illinois Chicago.The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command s Army Research Laboratory awarded the University of Illinois
Air Force deploys commercial IT capability - Air Force
HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. (AFNS) -- The Enterprise-IT-as-Service team headquartered at Hanscom Air Force Base, reached a significant milestone in information technology by allowing Airmen direct access to the enterprise edge utilizing commercial cloud environments at six Air Force installations.
Tags: Air Force, Air Force Materiel Command, Boundary Cloud Access Point, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)
U-2 Federal Lab achieves flight with Kubernetes - Air Force
BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The U-2 Federal Laboratory successfully leveraged Kubernetes during a local training sortie on a U-2 Dragon Lady assigned to the 9th Reconnaissance Wing at Beale Air Force Base, Sept. 22. This represents the first time Kubernetes has flown on an operational major weapon system in the Department of Defense.
Tags: Air Force, Cloud Native Computing Foundation, Kubernetes, U-2 Federal Laboratory
HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. (AFNS) -- The new Air Force Life Cycle Management Center commander spoke to the Hanscom Air Force Base workforce about the way forward to a digital Air Force during a virtual all-call Oct. 7.
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DOD Issues New Data Strategy - Defense.gov
The Department of Defense has published a new Data Strategy focused on accelerating the Department's transition to a data-centric organization that uses data at speed and scale for operational advantage and increased efficiency. The Strategy emphasizes managing data as a strategic resource, highlighting the criticality of data to build and maintain battlefield advantage, and the need to treat information systems on par with the priority given to weapon systems.
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