Coming soon: Better collaboration, sharing with U.S. allies, IC CIO Sherman says


The U.S. intelligence community is working to improve collaboration and communication with its Five Eyes allies and beyond.

Intelligence community CIO John Sherman plans “in just a couple weeks” to convene CIOs from Five Eyes allied nations — Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom — “to work through some of these issues” concerning intelligence collaboration and information sharing, he said last week.

“We’ve been able at some level to collaborate with our Five Eyes allied partners for a number of years, and there’s been some notable strides in terms of more seamless email, connectivity, video teleconferencing, phone,” Sherman said at an event hosted by Fed Insider and George Washington University.

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Source: FedScoop