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2014-04-07 23:23:54

New Release Demonstrates Investment in Vulnerability Management Technology Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced the availability of Tripwire® IP360™ version 7.3. The newly released version features expanded virtualization support as well as time saving features that enable rapid and flexible options for deployment and expansion, simplified management and faster...

2014-04-07 16:21:07

READING, Pa., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE), will end its lockout of Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA) Local 180 members on Monday, April 14, 2014. The action ends a 20-week lockout that began on November 25, 2013. UWUA Local 180 employees were notified earlier today that they will be returning to work under the terms of the company's Last, Best and Final Offer (LBFO) of November 6, 2013. The...

2014-04-07 12:36:07

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Barone, R.A., one of the real estate development industry's most experienced construction risk management executives, has been promoted to President of IVI International, Inc., a leading global provider of integrated Construction Risk Management (CRM) services. The announcement was made by Carl de Stefanis, P.E., CEO of IVI. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/PH99766 In his role as president, Mr. Barone will...

2014-04-07 10:53:15

Scientific uncertainty has been described as a 'monster' that prevents understanding and delays mitigative action in response to climate change. New research by Professor Stephan Lewandowsky of the University of Bristol, and international colleagues, shows that uncertainty should make us more rather than less concerned about climate change. In two companion papers, published today in Climatic Change, the researchers investigated the mathematics of uncertainty in the climate system and...

2014-04-04 23:38:09

Clarion to sponsor, exhibit, and present at BLR’s Safety Summit on best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Milford, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Clarion Safety Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of safety signs and labels, is pleased to announce its sponsorship and participation in BLR’s Safety Summit regarding best practices and OSHA compliance for 2014, taking place April 9 – 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. BLR, a...

2014-04-04 12:21:01

Successful entrepreneur and fund manager brings extensive experience in building and financing high-tech growth companies WILMINGTON, Mass., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that John Hassett has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Hassett is currently Managing Principal and President of Little Harbor Advisors LLC, a...

2014-04-02 08:22:45

DES PLAINES, Ill., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- No matter how many safety training courses emphasis how dangerous it may be to work with electricity, chemicals or cargo unless proper safety protocols are followed, there is always a percentage of employees who believe they aren't vulnerable to such risks -- until it's too late. Those types of perceptions need to be changed before injuries or fatalities prove them wrong, say authors Anna Floyd and H. Landis Floyd II in the...

2014-04-02 08:21:18

Platform convergence intensifies competition, while driving technology innovation MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulnerability management remains an essential security technology for companies to harden the security posture of their network. The global vulnerability management market will witness steady expansion as companies look to handle the evolving threat landscape through early detection of network and application vulnerabilities followed by prioritized, targeted...

2014-04-01 23:04:10

MI Windows and Doors’ manufacturing facility in Gratz, PA was recently awarded the Governor’s Award for Safety Excellence thanks to the efforts of the leadership and team members to prevent workplace injuries. Gratz, PA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 On March 19th, the employees of MI Windows and Doors in Gratz, PA were awarded with the Pennsylvania Governor’s Award for Safety Excellence (GASE). The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry presented the award to the team lead by Chris...

2014-04-01 16:21:56

ARLINGTON, Va., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) submitted comments yesterday in response to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) Request for Information (RFI) on process safety management (PSM) and prevention of major chemical accidents regulations. Through the RFI, which is an initiative related to Executive Order 13650 - Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security, OSHA proposed several...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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