GlobalSource’s Powerful Backers
The GlobalSource firm that was founded by former ArmorGroup executives has appointed an advisory board on which intelligence specialists rub shoulders with former private sector bosses. [...]
The National Security Agency (NSA) is the US intelligence agency responsible for interceptions, collecting massive quantities of data and monitoring communications globally. The NSA has one of the biggest budgets of all the US intelligence agencies.
To make up for a shortage of linguists, the American military intelligence agencies are devoting huge sums to recruiting translators and interpreters in the private sector, and those contracts represent not only a financial bonanza for the Pentagon's sub-contractors but [. [...]