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Fighting Terrorism with Global Trade Management
The challenge for government and industry is to secure trade without impeding growth. Therefore, there is a greater need for timely information updated by

us homeland security  Supply Chains? series The US federal government has completed its legislative agenda receiving Congressional approval for a series of laws, including the Maritime Transportation Security Act and the creation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that has realigned 22 former federal agencies and 170,000 federal employees. A result of the legislation is the need for shippers, carriers, and ports to introduce technology to better coordinate global trade processes. New transportation and trade security

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SSA Global Forms a Strategic Unit with an Extended-ERP Savvy Part Two: Market Impact


Through its recently formed Strategic Solutions team, SSA Global might be showing that it is not just an ERP collector that is living off milking its install base, but rather an extended enterprise applications provider that can appeal to both its current and new users.

us homeland security  recommendations. Federal Regulations The US federal government has since completed its legislative agenda with congressional approval of a series of laws, including the Maritime Transportation Security Act and the creation of the Department of Homeland Security that has realigned twenty-two former federal agencies and 170,000 federal employees. Resulting from this legislation has been a need for shippers, carriers, and ports to introduce technology to better coordinate global trade processes. New transpor Read More

Managing Global Trade Flows


In global trade, the flow of information must support the tracking and management of the goods to enable the secure and compliant entry and exit to and from countries for the correct funds to flow to eligible business and trading partners.

us homeland security  huge organizations like the US Department of Home Security (DHS) will make software an important tool for complying with security mandates. Import and export administration, trade policy, and national security are all converging under a single bureaucratic umbrella, and that means importers and exporters will need to organize data in a similar fashion. The other aspect to consider is the verification of financial data and business processes. Shippers that are involved in mergers and acquisitions, or under Read More

Business Intelligence: Its Ins and Outs


In today's highly competitive business climate, the quality and timeliness of business information for an organization is not only a choice between profit and loss, it is a question of survival or bankruptcy. No business organization can deny the inevitable benefits of business intelligence.

us homeland security  secret agencies, especially like US Homeland Security, that need to have access to financial, immigration, transportation, and any kind of related data that can be analyzed to determine probable attacks on its citizens or property. In addition to determining trends, another push to implement BI comes from, the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation, which affects corporate financial reporting, and accounting rules for publicly-held companies. To be in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, BI systems will be needed to insur Read More

Feds Warms Up to ERP Spending, but Will Contractors and Their ERP Vendors Comply? Part One: Event Summary and Market Impact


There has been noise in the US public sector about a strong federal (Feds) interest in ERP applications. This, coupled with the Feds customary huge purchasing appetite for goods and services ranging from consulting to purchasing military devices and components, building, many businesses that have previously competed only in the commercial sector are tempted to feed the Feds. However, the Feds' peculiar and idiosyncratic regulatory requirements provide high barriers to entry, and novice companies that are not already offering the functionality for the sector will likely not be able to tap the recent surge in Defense and other federal markets.

us homeland security  will hit $7.7 billion (USD) in fiscal 2009, a 37 percent increase over fiscal 2004 spending of $5.6 billion (USD), according to a report released at the end of August by INPUT ( www.input.com ), the leading provider of government market intelligence based in Chantilly, Virginia (US). Extended ERP systems combine many disparate software applications for such business functions as financial, accounting, purchase management, human resources (HR), supply chain and logistics, into a single integrated system (f Read More

Security Considerations When Deploying Remote Access Solutions


Effective network security is most successful when you use a layered approach, with multiple defense factors in the overall solution. Successful remote access solutions provide effective authentication and access control—and you must take care to ensure your data can be transported securely over the network. Learn about the components of a layered strategy, and how to provide embedded systems with remote access ability.

us homeland security  most successful when you use a layered approach, with multiple defense factors in the overall solution. Successful remote access solutions provide effective authentication and access control—and you must take care to ensure your data can be transported securely over the network. Learn about the components of a layered strategy, and how to provide embedded systems with remote access ability. Read More

4 Key Steps to Automate IT Security Compliance


An unprecedented wave of security breaches has led to the establishment of technical standards, IT governance frameworks and laws designed to improve and enforce IT security. Companies are under increasing pressure to control their IT infrastructures more effectively. Learn how ongoing automated vulnerability assessments, together with well-defined network security policies, can simplify the compliance process.

us homeland security  IT Regulatory Compliance , Business Continuity Compliance , Achieving Compliance , IT Security Standards . Table of Contents   I. Overview II. Regulatory Challenges III. Applying IT Governance Frameworks to the Compliance Challenge IV. Accountability and the Stakes of Noncompliance V. Divided Teams with Many Tools: The Problem of Ad Hoc Compliance Management VI. The Big Picture: The Scope of Compli ance Activities and the IT Team VII. Requirements for a Converged Solution VIII. Architecture for a Read More

Which is Best: Cloud-Based or on-Premise Web security?


As you'll discover in the Aberdeen report, Web Security in the Cloud: More Secure!

us homeland security  recent 12 month period, users of cloud-based Web security solutions had 58% fewer malware incidents, 93% fewer audit deficiencies, 45% less security-related downtime, and 45% fewer incidents of data loss or data exposure. Learn how cloud-based security solutions can better protect your company—for less. Download your PDF copy of Web Security in the Cloud: More Secure! Compliant! Less Expensive! today! For assistance, please contact customer service. Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM EST. Phone: 514-954-3665, Read More

IBM Announces IBM Security Intelligence with Big Data


IBM has announced IBM Security Intelligence with Big Data, an offering that combine big data analytics with security intelligence capabilities for addressing both internal and external cyber security threats. The solution aims to provide a comprehensive offering for security analysts to extend their capabilities in detection and prevention. Made in IBM Labs, Security Intelligence

us homeland security  Big Data solution gives us a practical way to gain visibility across our environment. We’re gaining real-time security awareness and meaningful insight into historical activity across years of diverse data. IBM Security Intelligence with Data also includes a set of pre-packaged content to help companies achieve the application of data security best practices. This and other offerings will help to expand big data usage and, at the same time, provide the big data space with more robustness and maturity to Read More

Web Hosting Security 2014


Security is a growing threat for hyper-connected and Internet-dependent businesses whose activities increasingly rely on Web hosting servers. This paper examines the extent to which businesses are vulnerable to security breaches and gives an overview of best strategies for protection.

us homeland security  for hyper-connected and Internet-dependent businesses whose activities increasingly rely on Web hosting servers. This paper examines the extent to which businesses are vulnerable to security breaches and gives an overview of best strategies for protection. Read More

Institute for Applied Network Security (IANS)


The Institute for Applied Network Security (IANS) conducts and publishes research and analysis. IANS also holds forums and peer-based roundtable discussions.

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Effective Operational Security Metrics


Due to the changing regulatory environment and the complexity of business today, organizations are facing increased accountability. Security risks, however, can often be difficult to measure and even more difficult to understand by people outside of the department. The key to demonstrating improvement is to translate security information in to business terms. Organizations must align, manage, and measure security around business operations.

us homeland security  and the complexity of business today, organizations are facing increased accountability. Security risks, however, can often be difficult to measure and even more difficult to understand by people outside of the department. The key to demonstrating improvement is to translate security information in to business terms. Organizations must align, manage, and measure security around business operations. Read More

Cost Effective Security and Compliance with Oracle Database 11g Release 2


Increasingly sophisticated threats and the push toward data consolidation and cloud computing are in part why a defense-in-depth approach to security is critical to safeguarding data. Data breach investigations have shown that security controls must be multi-layered to protect against threats, and the ever changing regulatory landscape and focus on privacy demonstrate the need for solutions to be transparent and cost effective. Read this white paper for more.

us homeland security  sophisticated threats and the push toward data consolidation and cloud computing are in part why a defense-in-depth approach to security is critical to safeguarding data. Data breach investigations have shown that security controls must be multi-layered to protect against threats, and the ever changing regulatory landscape and focus on privacy demonstrate the need for solutions to be transparent and cost effective. Read this white paper for more. Read More

Study Shows: FBI Alienates Industry Security Experts


A comprehensive study done by TechnologyEvaluation.Com has shown that, for years the FBI has been alienating industry security experts. Some of the best industry security professionals want nothing to do with helping the FBI resolve cybercrime. Recently, one of the leading Department of Justice attorneys general, well-known for expertise in successfully prosecuting cybercrime, asked TechnologyEvaluation.Com why so many security and information technology professionals snub their noses at law enforcement agencies that exist to protect our nation's vital assets - private and public. TechnologyEvaluation.Com went behind the scenes to find o

us homeland security  One security professional told us that he found it easy to work with the FBI, but conceded that he did this by circumventing the bureaucratic processes and accessing resources through back doors at very high levels. He went on to say that the FBI's cybercrime task force is clearly under-equipped. The FBI does not always do a good job of marketing what it does well. Naturally, bad news always receives more attention in the press than good news. Our research has indicated that one thing that the FBI does Read More

Internet Security and Acceleration Server


Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server is a multilayer enterprise firewall and Web cache that helps provide secure and fast Internet connectivity. Microsoft intends its ISA Server to be optimized for application-layer defense, networking on a virtual private network (VPN), stateful packet inspection, and secure publishing. ISA Server functions as a Web proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth resources.  

us homeland security  proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth resources. Read More