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NSA Office of Research and Technology Applications
Technology Transfer Program

Creating Partnerships. Igniting Innovation.

The NSA Technology Transfer Program (TTP) transfers NSA-developed technology to industry, academia, and other research organizations, benefitting the economy and the Agency mission. The program has an extensive portfolio of patented technologies across multiple technology areas. Click here for a full listing of our patented technologies that are available to license.

NSA scientists and engineers have developed cutting-edge, cost-saving technologies. Through Patent License Agreements, Cooperative Research and Development Agreements, Open Source Software Releases, Education Partnership Agreements, and Technology Transfer Sharing Agreements, these technical advances have contributed to the creation and improvement of dual-use products both for government and the commercial marketplace.

Contact Information:

  • National Security Agency
  • ATTN: Technology Transfer Program
  • 9800 Savage Rd., Suite 6843
  • Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755-6843
  • Telephone: (866) 680-4539
  • tech_transfer@nsa.gov

The NSA TTP offers business and industry streamlined access to NSA technology. The program identifies technologies and research capabilities, providing a single point-of-contact for drafting, negotiating, and brokering both licensing and R&D agreements. If you are interested in licensing an NSA patent or engaging in a mutual R&D agreement, please contact the TTP office today!