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2013-12-13 23:19:59

Providing homeowners with a tax incentive to harden their homes will reduce the amount of property damage caused by disasters. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) today announced its support for the Disaster Savings Account Act, recently introduced by U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross. “This initiative benefits homeowners, communities and the government by ultimately reducing the amount of property damage caused by natural disasters,”...

2013-12-10 23:25:32

CEOs to Offer Practical Advice on Cybersecurity Strategies and Technology Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced an executive breakfast with Jim Johnson, chief executive officer for Tripwire, Jane Holl Lute, president and chief executive officer of the Council on Cyber Security (CCS) and former deputy security to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and Tony...

2013-12-10 23:03:44

The report majorly focuses on the system and technologies placed at infrastructure and also at the mode level to protect and avoid the transport from catastrophic accidents, natural and unnatural disasters, terrorism, and cyber attacks. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/transportation-safety-security-market-1287.html (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 The report "Transportation Safety and Transportation Security Market Modes (Airways; Seaways; Roadways; Railways); Systems...

2013-12-09 23:04:07

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Budget Assessment 2014. London (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 The Year of Sequestration The US Department of Homeland Security bears a heavy burden budgeting for its lengthy list of agencies. Sequestration and a sluggish economy have made Secretary Janet Napolitano’s job even more difficult. Some of the major funding requirements include new cutters, patrol boats, and an ice breaker for the...

2013-12-06 23:03:43

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced a Pilot Project for its new Resilience STARTM Home program, which will utilize construction standards developed by the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) to ensure homes meet DHS’ resiliency requirements. TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Contact: Brent Henzi Phone: (813) 675-1035 Email: bhenzi@ibhs.org Twitter: @disastersafety The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced a...

2013-12-05 23:01:44

Investment strengthens Vistronix’s technology solutions for the U.S. Intelligence Community. Reston, VA (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Vistronix, a leading provider of intelligence and technology solutions to national security agencies in the federal space, is pleased to announce that the company has completed its acquisition of Kimmich Software Systems, Inc. (KSSI), significantly expanding its technology solutions for the U.S. Intelligence Community. A privately-owned company out of...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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