Mike Kennedy

  • PM-ISE shepherds secure data sharing tool from validation to expansion

    Through the back-end attribute exchange, agencies can have a standard way for different organizations to safely and securely share sensitive information. The Justice Department conducted a pilot earlier this year and found success with state and local law enforcement agencies accessing the Regional Information Sharing System.

  • Intelink-U’s acceptance of HSPD-12 cards boosts identity management

    Employees at the departments of Treasury, Homeland Security and State can use their HSPD-12 smart cards to log onto the intelligence community’s unclassified sharing platform. Most recently, the departments of Health and Human Services, Veterans Affairs and the Justice Department’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will have access to the tools and applications through their smart identity cards.

  • OMB, ODNI lose executives, while GSA has new chief of staff

    Karen Lee, who spent the last seven years in the Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Federal Financial Management, joined the Universal Service Administrative Company as a vice president for rural healthcare.