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Information Technology

Overview

Advancing the state-of-the-art in IT in such applications as cyber security and biometrics, NIST accelerates the development and deployment of systems that are reliable, usable, interoperable, and secure; advances measurement science through innovations in mathematics, statistics, and computer science; and conducts research to develop the measurements and standards infrastructure for emerging information technologies and applications.

The Research

Projects & Programs

Health IT at NIST - Program Overview

Ongoing
NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance

Visualization

Ongoing
ITL researchers realize that visualization of scientific data can provide an understanding of the phenomenon or data being studied. Visualization can be

Additional Resources Links

News

NIST Seeks Comments on AI Risk Management Framework Guidance, Workshop Date Set

NIST is seeking comments on a second draft of the NIST Artificial Intelligence Risk Management Framework (AI RMF). The AI RMF is intended for voluntary use in addressing risks in the design, development, use, and evaluation of AI products, services, and systems. The new draft builds on and reflects the discussions at the AI RMF Workshop #2 and incorporates feedback received on the initial draft

NIST Selects ‘Lightweight Cryptography’ Algorithms to Protect Small Devices

America’s First Responders Give NIST Their Communications Tech Wish Lists

NIST Risk Management Framework Aims to Improve Trustworthiness of Artificial Intelligence

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Upcoming Events

NDNComm 2023

Thu, Mar 2 - Fri, Mar 3 2023
The Named Data Networking Community Meeting 2023 will be hosted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology

2023 Iris Experts Group (IEG) Meeting

Thu, Jun 15 2023, 9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
The Iris Experts Group (IEG) will hold their annual meeting on Thursday June 15, 2023. The meeting will be virtual using