The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) works closely with border and immigration officials to understand how technology can help support their missions and overcome challenges.
Research and Development
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) partners with a host of academic, national laboratory and research organizations across the nation to address specific homeland security topics and threats.
The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) assists operators by helping them define and understand their requirements and the technology's performance capabilities.
DHS S&T has awarded a $750,000 contract to El Segundo, California-based InferLink Corporation to develop an advanced search functionality for the Information Marketplace for Policy and Analysis of Cyber-risk & Trust (IMPACT) cybersecurity research portal.
The Cybersecurity for the Oil and Gas Sector project undertakes collaborative research and development (R&D) efforts to improve the level of cybersecurity in critical systems of interest to the oil and natural gas sector.
The Static Analysis Tools Modernization Project (STAMP) seeks to modernize static code software analysis tools.
DHS S&T and the National Institute of Standards and Technology jointly sponsor the 2018 Global City Teams Challenge, which will focus on designing- cybersecurity into smart-city systems, making them more secure, reliable, resilient and protective of privacy.
Federated Security combines several aspects of the former Moving Target Defense (MTD) and Security for Cloud-based Systems projects with the goal of improving cyber-defensive capabilities through the use of cyber intelligence sharing and incorporating various defensive technologies into federations of enterprises.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) and its research and development (R&D) partners today issued a Request for Innovators (RFI) seeking to prototype, test and transition cutting-edge emergency response technologies.