Phillips, Zack
April 2007
Government Executive;Apr2007, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the efforts of the U.S. Homeland Security Department to equip its border patrol agents with new equipment to control U.S. borders. The earlier defense systems included sensors, cameras and databases, which were based on Deepwater program, however, they did not work properly. Last fall, the department tapped Boeing Co. to be its integrator, connecting all the various sensors, cameras, command-and-control systems and other technologies that could be used on the border.


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