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IT News and Features
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January 5, 2015
The Data Center Transformation Initiative optimizes and standardizes IT infrastructure to improve operational efficiencies and agility, reduce the energy and real property footprint of DOJ’s data center facilities, better align the use of IT staff and labor resources supporting DOJ missions, and enhance the DOJ’s and FBI’s security posture.
September 12, 2013
The FBI has been recognized as one of 10 Top Government IT Innovators of 2013 by InformationWeek Government magazine for its efforts in deploying two separate information technology (IT) solutions that are delivering big benefits.
June 3, 2013
The FBI’s Sentinel program was recently recognized by IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program as a 2013 Laureate.
January 2, 2013
Sentinel allows the FBI’s law enforcement, intelligence, and support personnel to take advantage of the new opportunities created by the arrival of a modernized global case management system. Information now flows from person to person without the need to generate or mail paper records.
August 1, 2011
The FBI has completed a major deployment to overhaul its computer workstations. The initiative, called Next Generation Workspace (NGW), features workstations with not only new and updated hardware but also software tools to foster collaboration within the Bureau and provide an opportunity for employees to create new ways to aid the FBI’s core mission.
February 14, 2011
The FBI deployed a new tool that encompasses the Bureau’s most-used databases while providing a single-source search capability that pulls information directly from hundreds of databases and datasets called the Data Integration and Visualization System (DIVS). DIVS provides the capability to search some of the most-used databases, accessing hundreds of millions of documents, all from one location.
January 3, 2011
The Bureau Investigative Document Management and Analysis System (BIDMAS) uses a commercial product which enables the FBI to scan or import case documents into a central location. The system then allows agents to search, review, tag and export documents, as well as exchange the documents with the Department of Justice, U.S. Attorneys, and FBI partner agencies and law firms. These capabilities will assist agents in all aspects of trials, including trial preparation, exhibits for trial, and discovery requests.