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McNamara to leave role as head of information sharing

Latest report details progress made over last year to improve collaboration around terrorism data.

Tags: management , Thomas McNamara , Information Sharing Environment , State , Information sharing , reciprocity

Monday - 07/27/2009, 04:02pm EDT

DHS extends states' deadline to request more time to meet REAL ID

States without an extension still must comply with law by Jan. 1. Congress wants to change REAL ID law, but bill has not moved out of committees.

Tags: management , Technology , DHS , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Secure identification card , REAL ID , PASS ID

Monday - 09/28/2009, 04:50pm EDT

Secure Border Initiative on shaky ground

While the SBINet isn't all it was cracked up to be, the Chair of a House Homeland Security Subcommittee says parts have been a smashing success.

Tags: contracting , Technology , security , Loretta Sanchez , DHS , CBP , GAO , Boeing , Secure Border Initiative , SBINet

Wednesday - 09/23/2009, 01:26pm EDT

DHS renews SBINet contract with Boeing despite shortcomings

DHS and Boeing understand that they must show successes in 2010 or risk major changes to the initiative. Lawmakers express frustration over lack of progress after three years, $1.1 billion.

Tags: contracting , Technology , Mark Borkowski , Richard Stana , Bennie Thompson , Loretta Sanchez , Christopher Carney , DHS , CBP , GAO , Boeing , Timothy Peters , Secure Border Initiative , SBINet

Friday - 09/18/2009, 07:04am EDT

DHS deciding on future of SBInet

The border security program continues to experience delays. Secretary Napolitano calls for reassessment to make sure program is meeting agency's needs. DHS will not move forward with any new SBInet deployments in the near future.

Tags: security , Technology , Mark Borkowski , Janet Napolitano , Bennie Thompson , Mark Souder , DHS , CBP , Boeing , Heritage Foundation , Jena Baker-McNeil , SBINet , border security

Friday - 01/22/2010, 06:59am EST

Beckstrom resignation reverberates on Hill

Lawmakers renew call for White House oversight of all cybersecurity

Tags: Technology , Rod Beckstrom , Bennie Thompson , Yvette Clarke , Dave Powner , DHS , GAO , White House , OMB , NSA , National Cybersecurity Center , Oracle , Netwitness , Mary Ann Davidson , Amit Yoran , Cybersecurity

Wednesday - 03/11/2009, 07:19am EDT

Rank-and-file FPS officers speak out on federal facility security woes

Studies by the Government Accountability Office have uncovered serious shortcomings in security provided at the nation's federal office buildings. But what do Federal security officials and the contract security companies they employ think about solutions to the long-festering problem of building security? Here's Part Two of our coverage of recent House Homeland Security oversight hearings on the Federal Protective Service.

Tags: newsstand , Federal Protective Service , Bennie Thompson , Rand Beers , Department of Homeland Security , David Wright , American Federation of Government Employees , Steve Amitay , National Association of Security Companies , Max Cacas

Monday - 11/23/2009, 06:23am EST
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