The Future of NIST SP 800-53: Revision 6 and Beyond

NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53, Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations, provides a comprehensive set of countermeasures to protect systems and organizations and manage cybersecurity, privacy, and cyber supply chain risk. The SP 800-53 controls are used as part of a cybersecurity and privacy risk management process by organizations small and large, public and private, and across all sectors of the U.S and…

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Overview of ArcGIS and ArcGIS Online Capabilities

NASA’s Enterprise Agreement (EA) with Esri provides licensing and access to a wide range of these commercial GIS capabilities.  This talk will provide a brief overview of the GIS capabilities available, the non-NASA data that is available and a description of the audience that can be reached through these tools.  NASA’s current uses will be…

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Cyber-Physical Digital Twins – Georgia Tech Smart Campus Cases Studies

Digital Engineering, in its very essence, is concerned with advancements in computing, modeling, data management and analytical capabilities to improve the practice of engineering.  Key to Digital Engineering is the concept of Digital Twin.  While initially developed for engineering systems, Digital Twins are now being implemented for socio-cyber-physical systems (e.g. smart buildings, smart cities, etc.) due…

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Goddard Showcase – Applying Research in Artificial Intelligence for Spacecraft Resilience (RAISR) to Distributed Spacecraft Missions (DSM)

To enable the demand for scientific discovery through deep space exploration, missions need to be able to travel further and operate more efficiently than ever before. To achieve full mission autonomy, intelligent onboard fault diagnosis methods must be developed, with special consideration of anomalous faults. To this end, we present the work encompassed by project…

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Goddard Showcase – Earth Information System Infrastructure. Leveraging Infrastructure as code to do science in the cloud.

From deploying “The Littlest JupyterHub” to automating the deployment of multiple Kubernetes powered Daskhub infrastructure; we would like to share a story about how using AWS Cloud (AKA an API) can not only make solutions deployment faster, repeatable and more secure but also more fun. The Earth Information System was a 6-month Science Pilot therefore…

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Goddard Showcase – Hackathoning Air Quality (AQ) in Cheverly, MD

While large cities have been trying to assess, predict and forecast air quality, smaller towns are also subject to many of the same problems without the funding to find and use existing resources.  Recently, the ESIP Air Quality Cluster held a hackathon to identify and correlate resources for the City of Los Angeles and the…

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