The Registered Traveler program, meant to move frequent fliers quickly through airport security, is picking up speed. Indianapolis International Airport this summer will use a Verified Identity Pass Inc. program that's used in Orlando, Fla., where 13,000 travelers pay $80 a year for the service. Travelers are prescreened using biometric data and background checks, and given smart cards to access a dedicated security line.
The Transportation Security Administration is expected to have details, such as data-collection guidelines, this week for a national program.
The Business of Going DigitalDigital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.