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Lessons Learned from the Robot Army

robot-army_51893238 Implementing lessons learned are key to the successful development of complex systems
 Foreground My last position at the FBI was Chief of the Technology Innovation Section within the Information Management Division.One of my key responsibilities was overseeing the development of the FBI's new Central Records Complex, a $220 million facility.This project combined a construction project with new as well as legacy IT systems, a h...
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How to Password Protect a MAC Folder

How to password protect a folder on Mac: Assigning a password to files and folders hides/locks the contents of your file or folder from anyone wanting to open it and thereby secures it with a password. ***Please note--once you have a password protected folder or file, don't forget it, because there is no way to recover it. There are different steps...
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The Importance of Keeping Security Controls Up to Date

shutterstock_610811747 Make sure your security controls still make sense
Today I am visiting the DMV for the second time in my quest to exchange my out of state license for a Texas driver's license. Like many others, I didn't have all the required documentation with the during the first visit.Part of Texas' licensing process is to verify the applicant's SSN.Acceptable documents included a Social Security Card and variou...
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