RealNews

High-performance security proves problematic for N/MCI

Building a more secure network infrastructure was one of the driving forces behind the Navy’s quest to build the Navy/Marine Corps Intranet (N/MCI). But with only a few months left before the majority of N/MCI seats are deployed, questions and concerns about security remain. During a two-and-a-half-day Navy/Marine Corps Intranet Industry Symposium that ended here today, officials from both the Navy and its prime contractor, Plano, Texas-based Electronic Data Systems Corp., touted N/MCI as “the most secure network in the Department of Defense” and possibly in all of government. “Today, N/MCI is an industry standard,” said Al Edmonds, president of EDS Government Solutions. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.