TITLE

SourceFire [FIRE]: Georgia Tech to Lead $10M DHS Effort Related to Open Cyber Security

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/25/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the selection of the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate to lead an effort to research open source software. GTRI is expected to help improve the government's understanding of open source capabilities under the Homeland Open Security Technology (HOST) program. According to Joshua Davis of GTRI, open security will allow the government to take advantage of lower costs. Phases of the HOST program are discussed.
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60917318

 

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