Tag Archives: James Lewis

Army Uses New Procurement Method to Save Money

The U.S. Army has generated $1.2 billion in savings through the use of a new data-driven, category-based procurement process, said an executive within the service branch.

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Shawn Henry, Cyber Experts Discuss Legislation With House Subpanel

Cyber professionals told lawmakers that voluntary guidelines will not work and strong cybersecurity legislation is needed to secure the nation’s critical infrastructure, GCN reports. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) called for the House Homeland Security Committee’s Oversight, Investigations and Management subcommittee hearing, held Tuesday, prior to scheduled debates later this week on …

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Cyber Expert: Govt. Lacks Power to Handle Grid Disruptions

The federal government will not have authority to mitigate electric grid disruptions until at least 2013, a cybersecurity expert said according to NextGov James Lewis, senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said a former U.S. senior official told him the country will experience a major disruption and …

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