NetMotion Wireless Teams With RSA and FBI to Assist With New Criminal Justice Information Services Policy (CJIS)

Educational webinar to aid law enforcement agencies in meeting strong authentication requirement

Jan 22, 2010, 09:00 ET from NetMotion Wireless

SEATTLE, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- NetMotion Wireless, a leading provider of mobile productivity and management software, announces a webinar specifically for the law enforcement community, focused on Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) access requirements. Jointly sponsored by NetMotion Wireless and RSA, and presented in conjunction with the State of Kansas Highway Patrol and the FBI, the webinar will explain new strong authentication requirements for access to the CJIS system, and share experiences and practical methods for meeting them.

The webinar will be held on:

January 28, 2010

2 pm – 3 pm EST

Register for the webinar here


The CJIS System, operated by the FBI, is used by law enforcement agencies nationwide, to provide access to fingerprints, criminal histories and other information. The CJIS Security Policy specifies secure methods for system access in order to protect citizens' private information. A revised policy issued in December 2008 called for new strong authentication measures. All connecting law enforcement agencies must comply by 2013, although CJIS recommends agencies not delay putting measures in place to meet the requirements as soon as possible.

According to featured presenter Joe Wallingford of the Kansas Highway Patrol, "Using a combination of NetMotion's Mobility XE mobile VPN and RSA's authentication technology we were able to meet the CJIS requirements. We're happy to share our experiences with our colleagues around the country, what we've learned and assist them with their efforts."

Presenters at the webinar will include:

George White, CJIS Information Security Officer at the FBI and primary architect of the CJIS policy, will explain the requirements, who is affected, and share other key information for connecting agencies

Joe Wallingford, State of Kansas Highway Patrol, will describe his agency's successful deployment of both RSA and NetMotion Wireless solutions to increase productivity and successfully comply with the policy.

Steve Fallin, Senior Product Manager at NetMotion Wireless and Karen Kiffney, Principal Product Marketing Manager of RSA will also make brief presentations and be available to answer questions.

Mobility XE is deployed in roughly 70 percent of the nation's largest public safety forces, those with more than 500 sworn officers, helping these agencies' officers maintain secure connections to applications as they move through wireless coverage gaps and across various networks, providing seamless interoperability with leading strong authentication solutions to maximize the value of their IT investment.

 NetMotion Wireless enables more than 450,000 mobile workers around the globe to mitigate some of the most common challenges in mobile deployments today, including software application crashes as users roaming between Wi-Fi and wide-area cellular networks; secure connectivity; and, device and policy management. Mobility XE securely enhances mobile worker productivity at more than 1,600 of the world's most respected organizations across multiple industries including utilities, healthcare, communications, public safety, local government, transportation, field service and many others.

Additional information about NetMotion Wireless can be found at www.netmotionwireless.com.

About NetMotion Wireless

Based in Seattle, NetMotion Wireless develops software to enable businesses and agencies to maintain and optimize connections to applications as their mobile workers move in and out of wireless coverage areas and across various networks. NetMotion's award-winning mobile VPN, Mobility XE, enhances mobile worker productivity at more than 1,600 of the world's most respected organizations across multiple industries including utilities, healthcare, communications, public safety, local government, transportation, field service and many others. For more information about NetMotion Wireless or to evaluate Mobility XE at no charge, please visit www.netmotionwireless.com or call (206) 691-5500.

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