National Guard Transformation 'Defying Gravity,' Chief Says

Roosevelt, Ann
September 2007
Defense Daily;9/21/2007, Vol. 235 Issue 58, p5
Market Research Report
The article reports that the U.S. National Guard Bureau has built the capabilities it needs especially to cope with homeland defense and security. Critical Infrastructure Assessment Teams went from zero on September 11, 2001 to six. These teams assess the vulnerability of critical infrastructure for the Defense Department. There are also 54 Computer Emergency Response Teams. These damage mitigation teams know what to shut down and how to protect a system under attack


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