DoD: New power emerges in information age

Monday - 5/24/2010, 2:42pm EDT

How did technology help first responders during the aftermath of that devastating earthquake that hit Haiti? Maj. Gen. Simeon Trombitas is serving in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, as the commander of Joint Task Force-Haiti. He is also the commander of United States Army South in San Antonio, Texas. He writes about the power of information on DoD Live today, discussing how technology is affecting operations, and the lives, of members of the military.