- OSTI's Pioneering Technology Efforts
think my job, even though it is in the technology arena, must move at a snail's pace relative to the commercial sector. This preconceived notion that our government crawls along relative to technology adoption ... examples where we have been on the bleeding edge of technological development. Not only have we been on the ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Mark Martin - 2009-07-24 08:48 - 0 comments
- OSTI's Revolution: "Findability" in Science and Technology
When it comes to science and technology development, OSTI people are writing one of the ... portals and search engines that find vast quantities of hard-to-find scientific and technological content ... Web-based, scholarly science and technology available. An astounding feat for such a small agency ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - David Wojick - 2008-04-01 08:03 - 0 comments
- The X-Portal Vision of the Future
comes to making the Web work for science and technology. In that spirit I want to describe a new kind of ... comprehensive coverage for a specific science or technology community, where X refers to that community. In ... community. Today's Web portals and search engines, while revolutionary, are technologically immature and far ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - David Wojick - 2009-10-05 12:20 - 0 comments
- OSTI by the numbers
,000 websites, over 3100 scholarly societies, and over 50 databases. The Energy Science and Technology ... science and technology related videos for your viewing pleasure. Science.gov searches 55 databases ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Tim Byrne - 2012-11-02 08:26 - 0 comments
- OSTI's Commitment to Improving Lives by Accelerating Science Discovery
sustain technological creativity by making R&D findings available and useful to Department of Energy ... technologies OSTI is ensuring that the most useful information will be found quickly even as the rate of growth ... science knowledge is leading edge technology. The DOE Science Accelerator was developed by OSTI to ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Walt Warnick - 2008-02-13 09:21 - 0 comments
- The Role of Federated Search at OSTI
and international scientific databases. The technology used to mine content from the deep web ... technology OSTI employs, it serves the critical role of facilitating the diffusion of knowledge and ... from sources other than the deep web as well. Federated search technology is of particular ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Sol Lederman - 2008-02-19 18:55 - 0 comments
- Federated Search - The Wave of the Future?: Part 3
by Walt Warnick and Sol Lederman This is the final article in a series about the limitations of the crawl and index approach to searching scientific content and the advantages of federated search. Part 1 identified a number of issues with Google ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Walt Warnick - 2008-03-18 14:35 - 0 comments
- OSTI's Web Traffic
Recently, I had the opportunity to explore OSTI's web traffic statistics with Walt Warnick and Karen Spence. I am quite happy with what was revealed about our traffic growth and the value of our various collaborations in making scientific and technical i ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Mark Martin - 2011-05-16 07:38 - 0 comments
- OSTI's Web Metrics - Partially Measuring Success
OSTI creates and deploys web-based information products to accomplish its mission . One way to measure the success of this approach is to use web metrics to gauge and analyze the usage of the information we disseminate via our web- based products ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Mark Martin - 2009-09-24 08:36 - 0 comments
- International Education Week 2011
. Science and technology have been and will continue to be engines of US economic growth and national ... , Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education will strengthen the US economy, increase the capacity of ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Kate Bannan - 2011-11-17 14:09 - 0 comments