Stories by Jack McCarthy

Case Study: Battle-tested tech: security and data mining

The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have been a proving ground for the deployment of security technology, allowing the military to push the boundaries of technologies created for the enterprise. The Department of Defense is now a hothouse of activity as it focuses on a massive smart-card deployment aiming to issue 4.3 million cards in the coming months. At the same time, the department's TIA (Terrorism Information Awareness) project is bringing together scores of research and commercial companies to develop new collaborative privacy and security applications.
Smart cards get smarter

Written by Jack McCarthy17 Nov. 03 22:00