ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

NAM supports Cyberspace Policy Review.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
June 4, 2009 - According to NAM Director of Technology Policy, Marc-Anthony Signorino, Administration's Cyberspace Policy Review is welcome first step in protecting nation's cyber-infrastructure. NAM commends President for taking initiative and also for working with private sector to begin developing approach that relies on incentives, rather than cumbersome regulation, to promote good cyber hygiene.

NAM Commends Administration's Initiative to Protect Nation's Cyber-Infrastructure


(Archive News Story - Products mentioned in this Archive News Story may or may not be available from the manufacturer.)

National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)
1331 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC, 20004
USA



Press release date: June 3, 2009

Working With Private Sector On Cybersecurity Incentives is Key

WASHINGTON, D.C. June 3, 2009 -- In response to the Administration's release of its Cyberspace Policy Review, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Director of Technology Policy Marc-Anthony Signorino, issued the following statement:

The President's Cyberspace Policy Review is a welcome first step in protecting our nation's cyber-infrastructure. We commend the President for taking this initiative and also for working with the private sector to begin developing an approach that relies on incentives, rather than cumbersome regulation, to promote good cyber hygiene.

Manufacturers are increasingly turning to the Internet to streamline and economize their daily operations. From cost-saving VoIP Internet telephony to just-in-time manufacturing, high-speed broadband access has made the world a smaller place, allowing every business to operate on a global scale regardless of its size.

Our cyber-infrastructure is a vulnerable ecosystem that needs to be protected, and securing the network is the first line of defense. The President's Cyberspace Policy Review is an excellent beginning.

The National Association of Manufacturers is the nation's largest industrial trade association, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the NAM has 11 additional offices across the country. Visit the NAM's web site at www.nam.org for more information about manufacturing and the economy.
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Services
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
NACD and Associquim Sign Memorandum of Understanding
Good News on ACA Implementation - Kind of
Participate in Manufacturing Day - Mark Your Calendars for October 4!
Business Group Praises Bipartisan Introduction of Bill Preventing Costly and Unnecessary Regulation of Main Street Risk Management
Manufacturers Win in Fight Against NLRB Overreach
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Trade Associations


Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address