Public-private information sharing in wake of 9/11

Friday - 8/26/2011, 1:12pm EDT

Jerry Pender, acting assistant director, FBI

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The FBI has partnered with government contractor Raytheon to create a secure platform for national criminal-justice information sharing.

It's call it N-Dex, and it aims to improve the information sharing that is vital to protecting the public in a post 9/11 world.

Jerry Pender, the acting assistant director of the FBI's Criminal Justice Information Services Division.

He joined the Federal Drive to discuss the partnership and how N-Dex works as part of Federal News Radio's ongoing coverage of "9/11: A Government Changed."