DNI Releases Updated Budget Figure for FY 2015 Appropriations Requested for the National Intelligence Program
Friday, November 21, 2014
Consistent with 50 U.S.C. 3306(a), the Director of National Intelligence disclosed to the public on March 6, 2014, the aggregate amount of appropriations requested for Fiscal Year 2015. The amount of $45.6 billion excluded funding required to support overseas contingency operations. That disclosure was updated June 30, 2014, to include an updated aggregate amount of appropriations requested for Fiscal Year 2015 of $49.4 billion.
As Prepared Statement for the Record, Hearing to Consider the Nomination of Mr. Nicholas J. Rasmussen to Serve as Director of National Counterterrorism Center
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Chairman Feinstein, Vice Chairman Chambliss, and members of the Committee, let me start by thanking you all very much for considering my nomination to be the next Director of the National Counteterrorism Center.
IARPA Announces Speech Recognition Challenge
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), announced today that it is launching a speech recognition challenge contest, Automatic Speech recognition in Reverberant Environments (ASpIRE), to enable automatic speech recognition technology to perform well across a variety of acoustic environments and recording scenarios on natural conversational speech.