Cyber Alp Retreat 2023

About Members of the Swiss Technology Observatory community met in Sachseln (Obwalden) in end of June 2023 and gave presentations on key topics such as scouting and technology and market monitoring. The event brought together many participants from the DDPS,...

Fundamentals of Generative Large Language Models and Perspectives in Cyber-Defense

Abstract Generative Language Models gained significant attention in late 2022 / early 2023, notably with the introduction of models refined to act consistently with users’ expectations of interactions with AI (conversational models). Arguably the focal point of...

Forecasting Trends in Data Protection and Encryption Technologies using Wikipedia Pageview Statistics

Abstract The goal of this quantitative study is to identify, analyze, and forecast trends related to data protection and encryption technologies. Based on Wikipedia pageview statistics, we study the public interest in 36 technologies that were previously identified by...