Tagged: sharing

Hot Off the Press: ‘Information Sharing Environment Annual Report to the Congress’ Now Available

On September 25, 2014, the Information Sharing Environment (ISE), released their “Annual Report to the Congress“. This report is an essential update on where U.S. people, projects, systems, and agencies are in the journey toward responsible information sharing in the interest of national security. This is the tenth annual report...

ISE Releases 2013 Annual Report to Congress

The Information Sharing Environment (ISE) has released their 2013 Annual Report to the Congress. ISE tracks the progress of information sharing as it related to national security. This report, submitted to Congress on behalf of the President, “provides a transparent assessment of the progress and performance of the departments and...

DOJ Report: Known Terrorists Not Put on Watch Lists

The U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Homeland Security (Democrats) has issued a Press Release which cites a Department of Justice, Office of the Inspector General audit. Entitled “Interim Report on the Department of Justice’s Handling of Known or Suspected Terrorists Admitted into the Federal Witness Security Program”, the audit...

Improving Technology to Share Information Between Public Safety Agencies

The report Designing Collaborative Networks: Lessons Learned from Public Safety from the IBM Center for the Business of Government examines the question: “How does an agency effectively contribute to a partnership in the face of existing technological, organizational, or political boundaries?” “Government agencies face increasing internal and external pressure to...

National Infrastructure Advisory Council Examines Intelligence Information Sharing

The National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) in their latest report “set out to determine whether the right people are receiving the right intelligence information at the right time to support robust protection and resilience of the Nation’s critical infrastructure.” The NIAC conducted over 200 interviews and preformed extensive open-source research...

Transportation Security Information Sharing

A recent Government Accountability Report (GAO), “Transportation Security Information Sharing: Stakeholders Generally Satisfied but TSA Could Improve Analysis, Awareness, and Accountability” addresses the importance of intelligence sharing between the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and security stakeholders. TSA is responsible for intelligence dissemination for a majority of the nation’s transportation systems,...