National Security Innovator to provide advanced technologies at speed and scale to strengthen United States border security

NT Concepts, a leading innovator of intelligence and national security solutions, has joined the Border Security Technology Consortium (BSTC). Founded in 2012 by a group of large and small businesses, non-profit organizations and academic research institutions, the BSTC exists to be a “one-stop” source for capabilities across the border security technology spectrum.

The BSTC supports Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and other potential customers in the Department of Homeland of Security (DHS). The entity produces collaborative research and development and rapid prototyping capabilities designed for the border security domain.

As a member of the BSTC, NT Concepts can participate in streamlined acquisitions for innovative technologies across the border security spectrum that include:

  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Predictive maintenance
  • Surveillance and monitoring
  • Identification and assessment
  • Targeting and intelligence
  • Communications and information management

Of joining the consortium, Judy David, vice president for Mission Support, states, “Having seen firsthand the challenges faced at our borders, I’m excited about the opportunity to support the DHS mission with NT Concepts’ advanced technology solutions.” 

“NT Concepts is committed to supporting the efforts of the DHS with powerful, low-risk open source and commercial technology and custom solutions. We look forward to joining this unique collaborative environment working to produce highly accurate intelligence via emerging real-world artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions.”



About BSTC 

The Consortium is focused on the execution and delivery of Research and Development (R&D) and prototype/pilot initiatives to meet border security requirements and close capability gaps. It supports the Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) and other potential members of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in providing collaborative R&D and rapid prototyping capabilities aligned to target areas within the border security domain.

About NT Concepts

NT Concepts is a trusted technology-driven solution innovator. We work on the most sensitive and mission-critical programs in National Security. We provide our clients highly differentiated solutions in business operations, advanced analytics, AI/Machine Learning, geospatial intelligence, digital platforms and services, and security. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, our customers span the Federal Civilian, DoD, and Intelligence Community markets. Connect with us at


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