Air Force wants faster patching

Thursday, 9 December 2004, 11:38 AM EST

Air Force officials will meet next week to discuss broadening their information assurance efforts to include speeding the service's software-patching process.

Officials' ultimate goal is to have software patches implemented across the Air Force in minutes. During the next few months, they hope to cut the time from tens of days to just days, said Col. Ronnie Hawkins, director of communications operations in the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Installation and Logistics.

By Frank Tiboni at FCW.

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