Signing on the Cyberline
- Pentagon to Debut 'Smart Card'. // Food Management;Nov2000, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p18
Discloses the plan of the United States Defense Department to issue several million of high-technology identification cards to soldiers and other personnel. Features of the smart cards; Link to personal codes and fingerprints; Food service charge processing.
- Ensuring Common Access. Riggs, Alisa // Soldiers;Oct2003, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p45
Reports on the implementation by the U.S. Department of Defense of the DOD Class Public Key Infrastructure certificates stored on Common Access Cards for American servicemen and civilians. Replacement of the old military and civilian ID card system through the project; Goal in implementing the...
- The Department of Defence's Business Case for Smart Card Technology. Dixon, Mary // Armed Forces Comptroller;Summer2001, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p40
Reports on the implementation of the smart card technology by the United States Department of Defense. Description of the Common Access Card; Definition of smart cards; Applications of smart cards; Key factor for a successful smart card application.
- Smart IDs. Dean, Joshua // Government Executive;Dec2000, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p14
Reports the decision of the United States Department of Defense (DoD) to replace the identification cards carried by all active duty and reserve personnel. Functions of the smart card; Cost and life span of the cards; Plan of DoD to use biometric technology; Features of the biometric technology.
- MANAGING TECHNOLOGY. Dean, Joshua // Government Executive;Mar2002, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p66
Focuses on implications of the Common Access Card (CAC) as a high technology identification card for employees of the United States Defense Department. Specifications of the CAC; Use of the card for building access systems; Implementation of applications including the Standard Asset Tracking...
- SMART CARD WILL REPLACE TRADITIONAL ID CARDS. // Army Logistician;May/Jun2000, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p50
Reports that the United States Deputy Secretary of Defense John Hamre has authorized the use of smart card technology in identification cards for all active-duty military, Selected Reserve, Department of Defense civilian and eligible contractor personnel. Common access card; Use of the card to...
- NEW IDENTIFICATION CARD USES 'SMART' TECHNOLOGY. // Army Reserve Magazine;Winter2000, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p13
Reports on the United States Department of Defense's introduction of an identification card that uses smart technology to its personnel.
- New Identification Card Uses 'SMART' Technology. // Program Manager;Nov-Dec2000, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p17
Reports on the United States Department of Defense's introduction of a multi-purpose identification card for its personnel. Features of the card dubbed a 'common access card'; Integration of 'smart card' technology; Efforts to protect the user's privacy.
- DoD readies biometric ID system to protect troops, save lives. Gilmore, Gerry J. // Airman;Summer2005, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p46
The article reports on the U.S. Department of Defense's (DoD) biometric identification system designed to improve force protection at U.S. military bases in Iraq. Biometric system will use biographical data, facial photographs, fingerprints and iris scans collected from Iraqis and other non-U.S....