Submitted by SGold on Tue, 12/26/2017 - 16:40
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Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:55
In 2010, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its first-ever Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR) that delineates a strategy focusing on five mission priority areas for the homeland security enterprise. “Mission one is preventing terrorism and enhancing the security of the country.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:57
Michael J. Keegan
Obama weighs in on VA Commission’s health care suggestions. The Obama administration said it agreed with most of the VA Commission on Care’s recommendations to improve veterans health care, adding that the department had started efforts to implement many of them already. President Barack Obama said he disagreed with three of the 18 suggestions.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:53
Federal Chief Information Officers, like their private sector CIO counterparts, lead the integration of information technology and organizational strategy. CIOs must balance the daily needs of operational IT across their enterprise with how IT can contribute to longer term mission goals, while at the same time overseeing policy and resources for IT in a challenging fiscal environment. U.S.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:49
Global security and stability are becoming less obtainable due to a growing list of challenges. These challenges include, but are not limited to: proliferation of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons; regional war among states; civil wars and failed states; international terrorism; global recession and poverty, international crime and drug cartels; and humanitarian crises and refugees. Many approaches have attempted to resolve these challenges; however, other means to resolve conflict and promote global security and stability are available and should be pursued more aggressively.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:39
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 12:05
Co-Author: Christopher Ballister, Security & Privacy, IBM
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 10:38
Experience from industry practices and industry research regarding personnel security provide interesting insights and lessons learned for government to consider. These findings emerged from a recent roundtable discussion held in November and co-hosted by the IBM Center for The Business of Government and the National Academy of Public Administration. The roundtable intended to help identify commercial benchmarks that can inform government choices.