Computing Research Policy Blog

The Computing Research Association (or CRA) has been involved in shaping public policy of relevance to computing research for more than two decades. More recently the CRA Government Affairs program has enhanced its efforts to help the members of the computing research community contribute to the public debate knowledgeably and effectively.

November 2004

NY Times on the DOD’s “War Net”

Tim Weiner has an interesting piece in today’s New York Times about the Defense Department’s efforts to build it’s own Internet — the Global Information Grid. From the article: The goal is to give all American commanders and troops a moving picture of all foreign enemies and threats – “a God’s-eye view” of battle. This […]