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Feds in the Field

Innovation in Space

iTF NASA
iTF NASA

Feds in the Field

Innovation in Space

This award-winning video series shows off the imaginative ways in which the federal government deploys technology. Aboard the International Space Station, astronauts use specially designed printers to preserve family photos and create special tools.

Feds in the Field

Safe at Home

Feds in the Field: Remote Work
Feds in the Field: Remote Work

Feds in the Field

Safe at Home

The government-wide switch to telework in early 2020 may become a permanent part of the landscape.

 

Feds in the Field

Preserving the Past

Library of Congress
Library of Congress

Feds in the Field

Preserving the Past

The Library of Congress stores 50 petabytes of data in the cloud and on-premises, ensuring that history can be preserved and presented to future generations of Americans.

The federal government runs on technology, often in ways that might surprise the average citizen. The “Feds in the Field” series from FedTech — winner of the 2020 Content Marketing Award for Best Video Series, given by the Content Marketing Institute — showcases innovative uses of federal IT. Watch tech in action as it keeps citizens safe, helps solve challenges and sparks the imagination that keeps this country running.

From printers in space to digitizing the words of Alexander Hamilton, check out all of the videos in the series
Smart Diplomacy

With sensors that detect energy use and mechanical flaws in its embassies, the State Department practices make its operations more efficient around the world.

>Watch the video to see how the State Department has turned its embassies green

Printing in Space

In space, printing happens in all dimensions. Astronauts use both 2D and 3D printers to get their jobs done far above the Earth.

>Watch the video to see how NASA enables printing in space 

The Automation Factory

The Defense Logistics Agency handles countless contracts for the Department of Defense and has embraced robotic process automation to take care of the most mundane and repetitive tasks.

>Watch the video to learn how the DLA uses RPA to be more efficient 

 

Drones Test the Water 

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture are searching for better ways to detect dangerous E. coli., and have found drones to be an effective tool to do so. 

>Watch the video and fly high with USDA drones as they help keep water safe

Health Care from a Distance 

For tens of thousands of veterans who have trouble getting to a doctor, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ telehealth network provides care remotely, something that has become crucial during the pandemic.

>Watch the video to see how doctors connect with patients to deliver care

Preserving the Past

The Library of Congress, charged with maintaining our heritage, digitizes countless documents, photos and books every year, helping to bring history to life for new generations.

>Watch the video to explore how the Library of Congress digitizes historical artifacts

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