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2014

2014_CySecprimer
 
 
2014 FAA Interim Cover 

Interim Report of a Review of the Next Generation Air Transportation System Enterprise Architecture, Software, Safety, and Human Factors

 2013_ELSI cover
 

2013

2013 Geotargeting Cover
 
 2013 Professionalization release

Professionalizing the Nation’s Cybersecurity Workforce? Criteria for Decision-Making

Project Page

 2013_AWSM_coverPublic Response to Alerts and Warnings Using Social Media: Report of a Workshop on Current Knowledge and Research Gaps

 

2012

2012_Continuing_Innovation

Continuing Innovation in Information Technology 

Download the “tire tracks” graphic itself or a poster or trifold brochure based on the report.

Project Page

2012-computing-research

Computing Research for Sustainability

Project Page
 

2012_VehicleControlThe Safety Challenge and Promise of Automotive Electronics: Insights from Unintended Acceleration

 

2011  
 

     
2011_CMS_prepub

Strategies and Priorities for Information Technology at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Report in Brief 

Project Page

2011_CNSTAT

Communicating Science and Engineering Data in the Information Age
(Committee on National Statistics with CSTB)

Communicating National Science Foundation Science and Engineering Information to Data Users: Letter Report

 Project Page

 

2011_performancecover

The Future of Computing Performance: Game Over or Next Level?

Project Page
 

2011_ComputationalThinking

The Report of a Workshop on Pedagogical Aspects of Computational Thinking

Project Page

20101_WirelessCover

Wireless Technology Prospects and Policy Options

Project Page

2011_alertscover

Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Summary of a Workshop on Current Knowledge and Research Gaps

Project Page


 


 
2010  
2010 CMS Interim Report Cover

Preliminary Observations on Information Technology Needs and Priorities at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: An Interim Report

Original Project Page

2010_criticalcode_prim

Critical Code: Software Producibility for Defense

Original Project Page

2010_biometrics

Biometric Recognition: Challenges and Opportunities

Original Project Page

2010_deterringcyberattacks

Proceedings of a Workshop on Deterring Cyberattacks: Informing Strategies and Developing Options for U.S. Policy

Current Project Pages

2010_DISA_cover

Achieving Effective Acquisition of Information Technology in the Department of Defense

Original Project Page

2009_statevoterreg

Improving State Voter Registration Databases

Original Project Page



2010_Usability

Toward Better Usability, Security, and Privacy of Information Technology 

Original Project Page 

2010_informing_strategies_ltr_rpt 

Letter Report for the Committee on Deterring Cyberattacks: Informing Strategies and Developing Options for U.S. Policy

Current Project Pages

2010_CTwrksp1_fnlcvr

Report of a Workshop on The Scope and Nature of Computational Thinking

Original Project Page 

 

 

 2009  
  2009_techforHealthcare

Computational Technology for Effective Health Care: Immediate Steps and Strategic Directions

 

Original Project Page

 

2009_Ecosystems
Assessing the Impacts of Changes in the Information Technology R&D Ecosystem: Retaining Leadership in an Increasingly Global Environment
 

Report in Brief   |  Original Project Page

2009_tech_policy_law_ethics
Technology, Policy, Law, and Ethics Regarding U.S. Acquisition and Use of Cyberattack Capabilities

Report in Brief   |  Original Project Page
 

 

  
 2008  

 2009_Prelim_DoDSoftware
Preliminary Observations on DoD Software Research Needs and Priorities: A Letter Report

Original Project Page

 
State Voter Registration Databases: Immediate Actions and Future Improvements

Original Project Page

 2009_individual_privacy
Protecting Individual Privacy in the Struggle Against Terrorists: A Framework for Assessment

Original Project Page

 2007  

 
Toward a Safer and More Secure Cyberspace

Original Project Page

  
Opportunities for Coordination and Clarity to Advance the National Health Information Agenda: A Brief Assessment of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (Letter Report) (with the Board on Health Care Services)

 

 
Summary of a Workshop on Software-Intensive Systems and Uncertainty at Scale

Original Project Page

 
Social Security Administration Electronic Service Provision: A Strategic Assessment

Original Project Page


Software for Dependable Systems: Sufficient Evidence?

Original Project Page

 


Engaging Privacy and Information Technology in a Digital Age

Original Project Page

 


Improving Disaster Management: The Role of IT in Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

Original Project Page

 

 

 2006  

 
Renewing U.S. Telecommunications Research

Original Project Page

 
Letter Report on Electronic Voting

Original Project Page

 
Summary of a Workshop on the Technology, Policy, and Cultural Dimensions of Biometric Systems

Original Project Page

 2005  

 
Catalyzing Inquiry at the Interface of Computing and Biology

Original Project Page

 

 
Summary of a Workshop on Using IT to Enhance Disaster Management

Original Project Page

 
Asking the Right Questions About Electronic Voting

Original Project Page

 
Building an Electronic Records Archive at NARA: Recommendations for a Long-Term Strategy

Original Project Page

 

 
Signposts in Cyberspace: The Domain Name System and Internet Navigation

Original Project Page

 
 2004  

 
ITCP: Information Technology and Creative Practices (brochure)

Original Project Page

 

 
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies: A Workshop Summary

Original Project Page

 
Getting up to Speed: The Future of Supercomputing

Original Project Page

 
Summary of a Workshop on Software Certification and Dependability

Orginal Project Page

 

 
Computer Science: Reflections on the Field, Reflections from the Field

Original Project Page

 
Letter Report of the FBI

Original Project Page

 
Summary of a Forum on Spectrum Management Policy Reform

Original Project Page

 

 
A Review of the FBI's Trilogy IT Modernization Program

Original Project Page

 
 2003  

 
Building an Electronic Records Archive: Letter Report

Original Project Page

 

 
Innovation in Information Technology

Report Brief (PDF)

 
The Future of Supercomputing: Interim Report

Original Project Page

 
Cybersecurity of Freight Information Systems: A Scoping Study

 
Building an Electronic Records Archive at the National Archives and Records Administration: Recommendations for Initial Development

Original Project Page

 

 
Beyond Productivity: Information Technology, Innovation, and Creativity

Original Project Page

 
Who Goes There? Authentication Through the Lens of Privacy

Original Project Page

 
Information Technology for Counterterrorism: Immediate Actions and Future Possibilities

Original Project Page

 

 
Critical Information Infrastructure Protection and the Law: An Overview of Key Issues

Original Page

 
Fair Weather: Effective Partnerships in Weather and Climate Services

 

  
 2002  

 
IT Roadmap to a Geospatial Future

Original Project Page

 
The Internet Under Crisis Conditions: Learning from September 11

Original Project Page

 

 
Information Technology Research, Innovation, and E-Government

Original Project Page

 
Youth, Pornography and the Internet

Original Project Page

 
IDs -- Not That Easy: Questions About Nationwide Identity Systems

Original Project Page

 
Technical, Business, and Legal Dimensions of Protecting Children from Pornography on the Internet: Proceedings of a Workshop

Original Project Page

 
Cybersecurity Today and Tomorrow: Pay Now or Pay Later

 
Broadband: Bringing Home the Bits

Original Project Page

 
 2001  

 
Global Networks and Local Values: A Comparative Look at Germany and the United States

Original Project Page

 
Embedded, Everywhere: A Research Agenda for Networked Systems of Embedded Computers

Original Project

  
Letter Report on Information Technology Research for E-Government

Original Project Page

 

 
Looking Over the Fence at Networks: A Neighbor's View of Networking Research

 
Nontechnical Strategies to Reduce Children's Exposure to Inappropriate Material on the Internet: Summary of a Workshop

Original Project Page

 


White Paper: Exploring the Digital Divide: Charting the Terrain of Technology Access and Opportunity

  
Building a Workforce For the Information Economy

Original Project Page

 

The Internet's Coming of Age

 
White Paper: Democratic Processes in the Age of the Internet: A Framework for Action

 

  
 2000  

 
White Paper: Cyber-Security and the Insider Threat to Classified Information

 
Information Technology Research for Federal Statistics

Original Project Page

 

 
LC21: A Digital Strategy for the Library of Congress

 

 
Making IT Better: Expanding Information Technology Research to Meet Society's Needs

Original Project Page

 
Networking Health: Prescriptions for the Internet

Original Project Page

 
The Digital Dilemma: Intellectual Property in the Information Age

Original Project Page

 

 1999  

 
Information Technology Research for Crisis Management

Original Project Page

 

 
Being Fluent with Information Technology

 

 
Realizing the Potential of C4I: Fundamental Challenges

 
Funding a Revolution: Government Support for Computing Research

Original Project Page

 

 
Trust in Cyberspace

 
 1998  

 
Fostering Research on the Economic and Social Impacts of Information Technology

 
White Paper: Advancing the Public Interest through Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI)

 

 
The Unpredictable Certainty: White Papers

 
Computing and the Humanities: Summary of a Roundtable Meeting

  
 1997  

 
The Evolution of Untethered Communications

 
Defining a Decade: Envisioning CSTB's Second 10 Years

 
Modeling and Simulation: Linking Entertainment and Defense

 

 
More Than Screen Deep: Toward Every-Citizen Interfaces to the Nation's Information Infrastructure

 
For the Record: Protecting Electronic Health Information

 

 
ADA and Beyond: Software Policies for the Department of Defense

 
White Paper: Summary of Discussions at a Planning Meeting on the Effects of Information Technology on the Role and Authority of Government

  
 1996  

 
Cryptography's Role in Securing the Information Society

 
Computing and Communications in the Extreme: Research for Crisis Management and Other Applications

 

 
The Unpredictable Certainty: Information Infrastructure Through 2000

 
White Paper: Technology Issues Associated With Modernization of the Securities and Exchange Commission's Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval (EDGAR) System

 
Observed Practices for Improving the Security and Confidentiality of Electronic Health Information: Interim Report

 1996_contIRS_final
Continued Review of the Tax Systems Modernization of the Internal Revenue Service: Final Report

 1995  

 
Keeping the U.S. Computer and Communications Industry Competitive: Convergence of Computing, Communications, and Entertainment

 

 
The Changing Nature of Telecommunications/Information Infrastructure

 
Evolving the High Performance Computing and Communications Initiative to Support the Nation's Information Infrastructure

 
Information Technology for Manufacturing: A Research Agenda

 
Virtual Reality: Scientific and Technological Challenges

 
 1994  

 
Rights and Responsibilities of Participants in Networked Communities


Realizing the Information Future: The Internet and Beyond

 
Research Recommendations to Facilitate Distributed Work

 

 
Interim Report On the Status of the High Performance Computing and Communications Initiative

 

 
Information Technology in the Service Society: A Twenty-First Century Lever

 
Academic Careers for Experimental Computer Scientists and Engineers

 1994_continued_review_tax_sys

Continued Review of the Tax Systems Modernization of the Internal Revenue Service: Interim Report

  

 

 

 
 1993  

 
White Paper: Summary of Discussions at a Planning Meeting on The Roles of Information Infrastructure in Health and Health Care

 

 
Information Technology and Manufacturing: A Preliminary Report on Research Needs

 
National Collaboratories: Applying Information Technology for Scientific Research

 
Computing Professionals: Changing Needs for the 1990s

  
 1992  

 
Computing the Future: A Broader Agenda for Computer Science and Engineering

 
Keeping the U.S. Computer Industry Competitive: Systems Integration

 1996_observed_practices

Review of the Tax Systems Modernization of the Internal Revenue Service
Our of print. Available via Google Books.

 1991  

 
Computing and Molecular Biology: Mapping and Interpreting Biological Information

 

 
Intellectual Property Issues in Software

 
Elements of Systems Modernization for the Social Security Administration

 
Computers at Risk: Safe Computing in the Information Age

  
 1990  

 
Japanese to English Machine Translation: Report of a Symposium

 
Keeping the U.S. Computer Industry Competitive: Defining the Agenda

 
Crossroads of Information Technology Standards
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications

 

 
Systems Modernization and the Strategic Plans of the Social Security Administration
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

  
 1989  

 
Supercomputers: Directions in Technology and Applications

 
Scaling Up: A Research Agenda for Software Engineering

 
Beyond FTS2000: A Program for Change
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 

 
Defense Logistics Modernization: An Opportunity for Excellence
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
Growing Vulnerability of the Public Switched Networks: Implications for National Security Emergency Preparedness
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
 1988  

 
Global Trends in Computer Technology and Their Impact on Export Control

 

 
The National Challenge in Computer Science and Technology

 
Toward a National Research Network

 
Antennas, Satellite Broadcasting, and Emergency Preparedness for the Voice of America
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
Planning for Defense Logistics Modernization
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
 1987 1986 

 
Critical Issues in NASA Information Systems
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
Interim Report on Air Force Base Level Automation Environment
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 

 

 1985  

 
Space-Based Broadcasting: The Future of Worldwide Audio Broadcasting
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
Transport Protocols for Department of Defense Data Networks: Report to the Department of Defense and the National Bureau of Standards
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 

 
 1982 1981 

 
Roles of Industry and the University in Computer Research and Development

 
Modernizing the U.S. Air Force Base Level Automation System
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications] 

 
 1980 1979 

 
Review of Tax Processing System Planning for the Internal Revenue Service
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
Second Review of a New Data Management System for the Social Security Administration
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
 1978  

 
Review of a New Data Management System for the Social Security Administration
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

 
A Review of Selected Activities in the Office of Telecommunications, Department of Commerce
[Board on Telecommunications and Computer Applications]

   



 


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