The department's Common Operating Picture provides tools for broader situational awareness, including shared mapping, analytics and data visualization.
For CACI's Paul Cofoni, recipient of the 2012 GCN Awards' Industry Executive of the Year award, a more open management and problem-solving style lead to better results.
GAO report on mobile threats concludes that certain agencies, and all users, can help improve security.
Most federal officials questioned in a recent survey said that requirements for continuous monitoring of security status have not reduced risk in the IT systems.
The details of a national public safety network have yet to be worked out, but the consensus is it will be based on the emerging Long Term Evolution standard.
Police on the street and in the crowd used iPhones for encrypted voice, data and video, free of the congestion that can hamper a commercial wireless network.
A recent nCircle survey shows that compliance, not risk, is still the most common security concern for feds.
A worst-case scenario could take out parts of the grid for years, according to some studies, and although equipment exists that can prevent such damage, Congress and the power industry cannot agree on action.
The Government Accountability Office recently released a report that assessed the progress seven agencies have made in implementing the Cloud First policy and came up with their seven top challenges.
Of all immigrants coming into the United States, about 825,000 fingerprint records at US-VISIT have multiple names and inconsistent birth dates.
If industrial control systems are running Windows, they're vulnerable to hackers. But can engineers handle that?
The system, to be operated at border stations and in remote areas, is intended to thwart a growing threat.
With only 40T of storage agencywide, a prosecutor drops a long-running case that has amassed some two terabytes of data, along with more than 400,000 documents.
A pilot project that started in Michigan will give police in in several states access to a database of nearly 13 million mug shots.
The agency is exploring a new way of handling large numbers of air travelers possibly through hologram imaging.