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A New National Strategy To Keep the U.S. Safe By Sharing and Safeguarding Information

In December, President Barack Obama signed the new National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding. The previous strategy dated from 2010. Introducing the new strategy,…

Progress on Creating an Information Sharing Environment

Two reports were released last month examining the progress made toward the creation of an Information Sharing Environment (ISE).  The ISE was mandated by Section…

Kean/Hamilton Testimony Reflects on Information Sharing Progress Since 9/11

In testimony before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee last week, Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, the former Chairmen of the 9/11 Commission,…

GAO Again Finds Information Sharing a ‘High-Risk Program’

Last month the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an update on “High-Risk Programs”—programs “that are at high risk for waste, fraud, abuse, mismanagement, or in…

Markle Testimony: ‘Information Sharing in the Era of WikiLeaks’ Senate Hearing

At the request of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, the Markle Task Force on National Security in the Information Age today…

Fort Hood Report Finds Need for Increased Information Sharing

The authors of the January 2011 Department of Defense report Protecting the Force: Lessons from Fort Hood have found that Department of Defense information sharing systems…