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Dubhe Beinhorn describes AtHoc, Inc, winner of GSN’s 2012 award for “Best Mass Notification Solutions,” as a company that operates in one sector only: critical communications for crisis management....

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Thu, 2010-03-04 12:56 PM
Washington, DC-based Civitas Group LLC, a well-known investment and advisory firm serving the homeland security and national security markets, has added two new directors.Andrew Weis has joined the...
Thu, 2010-03-04 09:44 AM
The Federal Communications Commission’s advisory council on communications security, reliability and interoperability will hold a public meeting at FCC headquarters in Washington, DC, on March 22...
Thu, 2010-03-04 09:36 AM
As TSA strives to meet a congressionally imposed requirement that 100 percent of all air cargo  carried on passenger aircraft be screened by August 2010, it is seeking permission to gather voluminous...
Wed, 2010-03-03 07:31 PM
Howard Schmidt at RSA
In his keynote speech at the RSA 2010 Conference, U.S. Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt reminded the audience of President Obama’s memo to all federal departments and agencies, which says, “...
Wed, 2010-03-03 11:45 AM
The George Washington University Homeland Security Policy Institute (HSPI) has appointed 14 new steering committee members.  HSPI describes the group as a “bipartisan cadre.” It includes two former...
Wed, 2010-03-03 11:38 AM
Animal disease response training sessions are being conducted around Pennsylvania, the state’s Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding reports.The sessions are intended to enable farmers, veterinarians...
Wed, 2010-03-03 11:33 AM
Annapolis, MD-based PharmAthene, Inc., a bio-defense company, is reporting data from the company's Valortim anthrax anti-toxin program that “suggest that Valortim has the potential to provide...
Wed, 2010-03-03 11:29 AM
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) reports that it recently began a research project, in collaboration with the Chicago Fire Department (CFD) and a fire service advisory panel, intended to improve...
Wed, 2010-03-03 11:24 AM
A Defense Department advisory panel that makes recommendations regarding how DoD can support U.S. civil authorities after certain chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear incidents, will hold a...
Wed, 2010-03-03 10:58 AM
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) plans to develop a 700 MHz Public Safety Broadband Demonstration Network, which will provide a “multi-vendor, neutral host environment” in...
Tue, 2010-03-02 01:19 PM
A recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) study examined the “extent to which the federal government is planning to fulfill its responsibilities to help cities and their states clean up...
Tue, 2010-03-02 01:16 PM
The DoJ’s National Institute of Justice seeks grant proposals for “solutions applying modeling and simulation technology to enhance criminal justice training through the use of virtual environments.”...

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Add Jerusalem-based Identa Corp. to the handful of companies that issued statements in the wake of the failed Christmas day attack on Flight 253, saying they have technology that can detect PETN, the...
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