Quantcast

Latest United States Department of Homeland Security Stories

2014-04-08 08:37:33

FAIRFAX, Va., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRA International, Inc., a leading provider of IT solutions and professional services to government organizations, today announced that the company was awarded a contract to provide operational, technical, design, and advisory support for the General Services Administration's Federal Public Key Infrastructure Management Authority (FPKIMA). The contract includes one year plus 4 option years and the total value if all options are exercised...

2014-04-07 08:20:38

QS-B220 further evaluated in Implant Sciences' 2nd CRADA with TSL WILMINGTON, Mass., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it has signed its second Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL). The Company's first CRADA with the TSL for its...

2014-04-04 23:32:07

Campaign provides key recommendations for state and local governments to adopt immediate, low-cost, and effective defenses against cyber attacks East Greenbush, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Today, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and Council on CyberSecurity (CCS), working with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the National Governors Association (NGA) and the Governors Homeland Security Advisors Council (GHSAC), launched the Cyber Hygiene Campaign. The Campaign provides key...

2014-04-04 08:28:35

Study to Evaluate More Focused Alert Notifications and Increased Safety to Wireless Device Users in Life-threatening Situations ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has selected TCS to perform the first phase of its research study:...

2014-04-03 12:23:25

ARLINGTON, Va., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) issued the following statement on today's markup of H.R. 4007, the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Authorization and Accountability Act of 2014, by the U.S. House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100811/NACDLOGO The National Association of...

2014-04-01 12:30:22

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Homeland Security Market in the US 2014-2018 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Homeland Security market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 6.31 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing investment due to a strong economy. The Homeland Security market in the US has also been witnessing the increasing number of international...

2014-03-31 23:03:46

With recent legislation and studies indicating more attention and resources need to be paid at the Southern Border, HGH Infrared Systems offers an innovative solution for securing the vulnerable access points at the Border Security Expo. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 This 8th edition of the Border Security Expo took place March 18-19th in Phoenix. The world’s leading conference and expo dedicated to international border security saw over one hundred companies from 37 states and 14...

2014-03-29 23:04:52

The Leading Physicians of the World is now partnering with FEMA to offer disaster preparedness training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Alabama. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 Targeted for physicians in every healthcare specialty, The Leading Physicians of the World is now partnering with FEMA to offer disaster preparedness training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Alabama. This training is in its development stages and is always looking for new participants....

2014-03-24 16:20:15

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Strategic Protective Services, LLC (NSPS), a joint venture of Triple Canopy, Inc. and Securiguard, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the first year of its protective force services contract at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge, Tenn. facilities. "Congratulations to everyone at NSPS for a job well done," said NSPS President Ignacio Balderas. "A lot of hard work went into winning and...

2014-03-24 08:34:06

SEATTLE, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torrent Technologies, Inc. (Torrent) announced today that it has named Ed Pasterick to its Board of Directors. Mr. Pasterick recently retired from FEMA after a 41-year tenure with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) where he filled a number of key leadership roles, including acting Administrator for the Program. This news comes on the heels of another NFIP veteran, Jeffrey Woodward, joining Torrent's executive management team in January...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
Related