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2014-04-02 08:21:16

RESTON, Va., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, announced the Logistics Solutions Operation (LSO) has been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). CMMI is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effective processes that ultimately improve their performance....

2014-04-01 23:26:00

Free app provides direct access to SMPTE’s membership, education, and standards resources on smart devices. White Plains, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced the release of its new mobile application for use with iOS, Android, and Web based operating systems. “We...

2014-03-28 23:23:14

BC Comfort's OQM certification represents the company's commitment to excellence and to providing high-quality services to clients. Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 BC Comfort Air Conditioning Limited, a Vancouver-based contractor specializing in design build as well as commercial and industrial HVAC, is pleased to announce they have become an APEGBC Organizational Quality Management (OQM) certified organization. The Association of Professional Engineers and...

2014-03-26 23:32:11

The Society of Certified Senior Advisors announces a new class in Orlando, Florida for a live CSA training course. The CSA education program is designed to help professionals work more effectively with their senior clients in order to better serve and protect them. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) announces a new class for its bestselling Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) course in Orlando, April 29 - May 2, 2014. The CSA course teaches anyone...

2014-03-25 23:04:26

Certiport, a Pearson VUE business, to Manage Sales, Marketing and Exam Development for ACE Program Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Certiport, a Pearson VUE business, the leading test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today announces their appointment as the global administrator of the Adobe® Certified Expert (ACE) program including sales, marketing and exam development. Previously managed by Adobe, the ACE program will continue to be...

2014-03-25 08:23:43

HOUSTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell and the Pipeline Open Data Standard (PODS) Association have agreed to co-locate the 23(rd) Annual GITA Oil & Gas Pipeline Conference & Exhibition and the 10(th) Annual PODS Users Conference. The partnership will result in the creation of Pipeline Week to be held October 28-30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DA89698LOGO The 10(th) Annual PODS User Conference will take place October 28(th) and 29th and...

2014-03-24 23:28:21

Today, e2b calibration, an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited calibration and repair laboratory located in Northeast Ohio, announced the completion of their annual ISO 17205 quality audit performed by ACLASS. Chardon, Ohio (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Today, e2b calibration, an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited calibration and repair laboratory located in Northeast Ohio, announced the completion of their annual ISO 17205 quality audit performed by ACLASS. The successful completion of the audit certifies that e2b...

2014-03-21 23:25:36

The Society of Certified Senior Advisors announces a new class in San Diego for a live CSA training course. The CSA education program is designed to help professionals work more effectively with their senior clients in order to better serve and protect them. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 The Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) announces a new class for its bestselling Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) course in San Diego, March 25-28. The CSA course teaches anyone who works with...

2014-03-20 23:23:21

Firm recognized for providing superior software and systems development and service delivery support to the federal government. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Sevatec, Inc. (Sevatec) announced today that the firm was recently appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 3 for Services (CMMI-SVC) version 1.3 and was successfully reappraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Development (CMMI-DEV) version 1.3 for its ability to provide quality software and systems...

2014-03-20 12:31:01

NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Standardization has long been an important engine for innovation and economic growth. But as the world transitions to a truly global economy, standards have taken on special significance, helping to assure that organizations everywhere can compete on a level economic playing field. This year's U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day - Standards Level the Playing Field - will focus on how standards stimulate trade and overcome...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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