CIA’s Collaborative Intelligence! Has 5 years of building on top of ” Individual Information Silo” worked?

Analysis: About 5 to 6 years ago, the CIA was hot on “Collaborative Intelligence (CI)” which mainly was the result of the traditional “Information Silo” of the intelligence community failure, that gave Osama the opportunity to attack the World Trade Center. The CIA says, back then when CI was hot, that successful “knowledge management” and “innovation” require connecting…

McKinsey Research explores “Strategy, scenarios, and the global shift in defense power”

By McKinsey Research April 2013 | Jonathan Ablett and Andrew Erdmann As the strategic landscape shifts, an economic-scenario approach can help defense organizations grapple with uncertainty. The art of strategy, in defense as elsewhere, involves understanding possible futures to inform present decisions. Change, volatility, and uncertainty are perennial challenges to the defense strategist and are…

Thai PM Yingluck orders focus on “Development & Peaceful Means” as solution to Deep South militancy

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is re-focusing her Deep South solution efforts to “Development.” In that push for development, she insisted the solution to the Deep South crisis, must be through peaceful means. Yingluck today instructed state agencies to strictly adhere to peaceful means to resolving the escalating violence in Thailand’s far South. In a meeting with high-level officials on security…