Tagged: Technology

IS4010: Technology in Homeland Security

Syllabus — text. Richard Bergin, John Rollins and Tom Housel. Government agencies in today’s Information Age are more dependent than ever on technology and information sharing. This course provides individuals involved in homeland security...

Media Richness

Lecture/presentation — application. Richard Bergin. Media richness pertains to the learning capacity of a communication media. Media Richness Theory was introduced and adapted to evaluate the various mediums—memos, emails, telephone, video, online conferencing, virtual...

Technology Adoption

Lecture/presentation — video. Richard Bergin. Homeland Security professionals and the agencies they lead are more dependent than ever on technology to strengthen national preparedness. In particular, the use of technology to strengthen capability specific...

Technologies of Homeland Security

Technologies of Homeland Security

Presentation slides — text. George Lane. These files are available to participants of the University and Agency Partnership Initiative (UAPI).  Login required. 1. Introductions and course overview 2. Agrosecurity policy and technologies 3. Site-specific...

CTRL+ALT+DELETE: Understanding the Need to Interrupt the Jihadi Internet

CTRL+ALT+DELETE: Understanding the Need to Interrupt the Jihadi Internet

Interview — video. William Sweeney. The Internet and Web 2.0 technologies have significantly reduced the need for face-to face human contact historically associated with terrorist recruitment, instead allowing direct and dynamic contact between operatives...

Virtual Alabama

Virtual Alabama

Interview — video. Jim Walker. Jim Walker, Homeland Security Director for the state of Alabama gives a detailed view of the groundbreaking “Virtual Alabama” program. Combining the latest web and mapping technologies with cost-effectiveness,...

Interoperability in the State of Vermont

Interoperability in the State of Vermont

Interview — video. Ludwig Schumacher. Col. Sonny Schumacher explains his unique role in the state of Vermont – where the expertise of the Vermont National Guard and his personal experience in applying strategic vision to technology-centric...

Report from the Ogma Workshop: Exploring the Policy and Strategy Implications of Web 2.0 on the Practice of Homeland Security

Report from the Ogma Workshop: Exploring the Policy and Strategy Implications of Web 2.0 on the Practice of Homeland Security

Report — text. Michael Byrne. On June 30 and July 1, 2009 in Monterey, CA, the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS), Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Emergency Communications...

RFID Technology

RFID Technology

Lecture/presentation Richard Bergin Part 1 This resource is available to participants in CHDS programs and to CHDS alumni. Access requires a login (about CHDS academic programs). Lecture (flash-based, interactive version) Lecture (video version) Supporting...