Robert Sharp

Robert Sharp is an Associate Professor at the National Defense University's Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies.  The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and do not necessarily represent the official policy or position of the NESA Center, National Defense University, the Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.

The tragic events of 9/11 drove a revolution in the intelligence information sharing environment from a “need to know” basis to a new “need to share” approach.