Telecommunications

Army

Communication tech is changing what’s possible for troop connectivity

Maintaining contact with fellow operatives, calling in an airstrike, evacuating the injured, or making a situational report to leadership are all high-profile…

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Musurlian, Peter

New leadership at a group dedicated to helping the government with 5G technology

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National Science FoundationThyagarajan Nandagopal

National Science Foundation looking for a few good ideas for a whole new network

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.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)In this April 7, 2021 photo, a senior receives the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at the Aaron E. Henry Community Health Service Center, in Clarksdale, Miss. Medicare will require nursing homes to report COVID-19 vaccination rates for residents and staff, the government said Tuesday, in what officials hope will become an incentive to keep giving shots even as the worst ravages of the pandemic ease in facilities across the land.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Federal employees can get time off if they have reaction to COVID-19 vaccine

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(Getty Images/Image Source/Image Source White)Businessman on phone

Whether on rotary or smart phone, citizens want to call you

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5G

How agencies can make the most of oncoming 5G technology

Progressive Policy Institute economist Michael Mandel, and Randy Clark of the the National Spectrum Consortium joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to…

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Linkedin

Creation of federal supply chain council means tougher standards for contractors

A proposed interagency council would look around the world for companies and products to banish from the federal supply chain.

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In this Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, photo, visitors tour an exhibitor booth with a 5G on display at the Smart China Expo in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The World Bank and a Chinese Cabinet agency have urged Beijing to roll back plans for government-led technology development that are fueling a tariff war with Washington. (Chinatopix via AP)

Rise of 5G drives intelligence community to refine cyber threat information sharing practices

While 5G could have major implications for the economy, intelligence and cybersecurity agency officials warn that moving more core functions to the edge of networks could create a larger attack surface for adversaries.

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