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2011-01-20 15:54:19

No longer in denial -- tracing and blocking DDoS attacks on mobile ad hoc networks A Mobile Ad hoc NETwork (MANET) or cell phone mesh network uses software to transparently hook together numerous active cell phones in a location to provide greater bandwidth and better network connections by allowing users to share "spare" resources while they use their phones, making data transfers faster and smoother. However, the usefulness of such ad hoc networks can be offset by vulnerabilities. Like any...

2008-10-10 09:00:52

By JENNIFER SANTOS Quincy The Manet Community Health Center's annual autumn auction will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Blue Cross building, 1 Enterprise Drive. At least 260 people are expected to attend the event, at which the Boston Medical Center will be honored for helping launch a new electronic medical records system at Manet. Meg Aranow, vice president of the Boston Medical Center, will accept the Manet Medallion on the hospital's behalf. "They've shown...

2008-07-18 09:00:20

By JENNIFER SANTOS QUINCY - After an extensive five-month search, Manet Community Health Center in Quincy has named Henry Tuttle as its new chief executive. Former CEO Antonia McGuire left the position in January to become president and CEO at Great Brook Valley Health Center in Worcester. Tuttle will be the fourth CEO to join the Quincy organization in its 28-year-history. Tuttle comes to Manet with a background in academic health care, energy and philanthropic industries. He...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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