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Navy eases network access

ID management system knows who you are. The Navy is continuing work on an identity management system that, when finished, will allow all Navy personnel to log on to any of the service’s computer networks from any Navy location. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (Spawar) has begun to deploy the authentication system, called Oblix NetPoint, and is integrating it with Microsoft Corp. Windows Server and Active Directory. Oblix Inc. and Navy officials say the project is one of the largest such initiatives in the federal government. It is part of the Navy Enterprise Portal effort, said Terry Howell, program manager for the portal at Spawar. Full Story

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