The Importance of Regular Drills and Practices for BC Managers

Having a business continuity plan in place is all well and good, and an important part of preparing for any potential disruption in business, but if the plan sits on a shelf collecting dust, what good is it really doing? For a BC plan to truly thrive, it needs to be practiced, regularly. Why Exercise… Continue reading The Importance of Regular Drills and Practices for BC Managers

FEMA: Federal Government Continues Response to Hurricane Harvey

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its federal partners continue to mobilize personnel and resources to support state, local and tribal efforts throughout Texas and Louisiana. More than 21,000 federal staff are deployed in support of Tropical Storm Harvey response. While rescue efforts continue in many areas,… Continue reading FEMA: Federal Government Continues Response to Hurricane Harvey

Digi Announces Next Generation Global Digi XBee Cellular Products

Highly Advanced, Small, Smart Cellular Modems Combine Global Connectivity, Built-In Security, and Design Flexibility for IoT Applications MINNETONKA, Minn., and SAN FRANCISCO – Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), a leading global provider of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, today unveiled the innovative features and capabilities powering the newest Digi… Continue reading Digi Announces Next Generation Global Digi XBee Cellular Products

DHS ANNOUNCES GRANT ALLOCATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017 PREPAREDNESS GRANTS

As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) ongoing efforts to support state, local, tribal, and territorial partners, Acting Secretary Elaine Duke today announced final allocations of $288 million for six Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 DHS competitive preparedness grant programs. These allocations, in addition to the more than $1.3 billion in non-competitive grant… Continue reading DHS ANNOUNCES GRANT ALLOCATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017 PREPAREDNESS GRANTS

Regus offers free lounge access to businesses displaced by Hurricane Harvey

Who: In response to the widespread devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, has opened its business lounges at hundreds of locations across the U.S., including Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma, to companies and entrepreneurs displaced by Hurricane Harvey. What: Those affected by the storm can drop in and work… Continue reading Regus offers free lounge access to businesses displaced by Hurricane Harvey

FEMA Advises Disaster Applicants to Beware of Rumors, Misinformation, and Fraud

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is raising awareness that Hurricane Harvey disaster survivors, and their friends and family, must be alert for false rumors, scams, identity theft, and fraud. Although many Americans are working hard to help their neighbors now, during chaotic times, some will always try to take advantage of the… Continue reading FEMA Advises Disaster Applicants to Beware of Rumors, Misinformation, and Fraud

Hurricane Harvey and #HoustonStrong

The media will bring you the facts. Houston has been hit by one of the largest storms of the century. Despite this catastrophe, Houstonians have come together demonstrating compassion for their neighbors in need. The community at large has come together like never before. #HoustonStrong has begun to trend on Twitter, offering up numerous examples… Continue reading Hurricane Harvey and #HoustonStrong

Leading Independent Research Firm Recognizes CA Technologies as a Leader in Continuous Delivery and Release Automation Market Report

NEW YORK – CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA), today announced it has been named a Leader in the prestigious “The Forrester Wave™: Continuous Delivery and Release Automation, Q3 2017” report by Forrester Research. The report evaluates 15 of the most significant continuous delivery and release automation vendors. New #ForresterWave names @CAinc @Automic “Leader” in continuous delivery& release… Continue reading Leading Independent Research Firm Recognizes CA Technologies as a Leader in Continuous Delivery and Release Automation Market Report

Storm season looms even as ‘Harvey’ recovery continues

Interstate Restoration warns, ‘Don’t let down guard against hurricanes’ FT. WORTH, Texas – Facing forecasts for yet another hurricane bearing down on the United States, Interstate Restoration is reminding everyone, especially business owners, to take some important steps toward preparation. This foresight is especially critical under current conditions, in which so much of the nation’s… Continue reading Storm season looms even as ‘Harvey’ recovery continues