Technology is being given a boost by the new Home Land Security Department. Obvisously, GWB is very serious about this. To do this right, all of the advanced technolgies that have been botteled up, because of lack of demand, have to be released.
As far as GLW, new encoded secure fiber lines are the product of the day. Everything else is subject to intercept.
This is how we create a "war demand" without a war. Contrary to recent thinking, technology will lead the economy forward.