Future Computing and Cutting-Edge National Security
Publication Date: July 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: National security; defense; homeland security
Coverage: United States
Data mining and cognitive computers are powerful tools that could greatly improve the identification, analysis, and decision-making capabilities in homeland security and defense. Congress not only should be aware of these computing technologies, but also should encourage their development by creating policy that establishes clear guidelines for responsible use within constitutional limits without impeding future development.