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Evaluating Data and Voice Signals in Pathway Survivable Cables for Life Safety Systems

National Fire Protection Association

This month, the Fire Protection Research Foundation, NFPA’s research affiliate of NFPA published a report titled: “Evaluating Data and Voice Signals in Pathway Survivable Cables for Life Safety Systems” to determine if temperature impacts the transmission and the functional and operational quality of alarm/data signals and voice messages in a fire (..)

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As Easy as APIE: This Simple Disaster-Response Model Is Highly Effective

BCM METRICS

This simple disaster-response model—the letters stand for Assess, Plan, Implement, and Evaluate—offers serious benefits to any organization trying to gain control of a disaster and manage its way back to safe and productive operations. Introducing APIE In case you missed it, MHA Consulting recently published […].

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Pure Does It Again! Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage

Pure Storage

And for the third year in a row, Pure is positioned highest for Ability to Execute and furthest to the right for Completeness of Vision in the newly published 2022 Gartner ® Magic Quadrant™ for Primary Storage. This graphic was published by Gartner, Inc. Published October 19, 2022. and/or its affiliates in the U.S.

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Reflections on the Turkish-Syrian Earthquakes of 6th February 2023: Building Collapse and its Consequences

Emergency Planning

Source: Wikimedia Commons An interesting map was published by the US Geological Survey shortly after the Turkish-Syrian earthquakes. [1] An experienced civil engineer could evaluate some of that by eye, but much of the rest is hidden and only exposed once the building collapses. the 'violent' level. [2] Ozmen, H.B.

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New research on performance criteria for Aircraft Hangar Fire Protection Systems; Register for upcoming webinar to learn more

National Fire Protection Association

Last month, the Fire Protection Research Foundation, the research affiliate of NFPA, published a report, titled: “Performance Criteria for Aircraft Hangar Fire Protection Systems” in response to a need to establish an evaluation method that can be used to assess the performance of alternative fire protection systems, other than foam systems, for aircraft (..)

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Security Industry Association and International Biometrics + Identity Association Oppose Adding Extraneous Prohibitions on TSA Use of Facial Biometrics in Potential FAA Measure

Security Industry Association

Department of Homeland Security and component agencies like TSA have already adopted an extensive facial recognition technology governance policy that includes comprehensive oversight responsibilities, data privacy and civil liberties obligations, and testing and evaluation requirements.

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Gartner Names Pure Storage a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

Pure Storage

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage, By Julia Palmer | Jerry Rozeman | Chandra Mukhyala | Jeff Vogel, Published 1, October 2021. The graphic was published by Gartner, Inc. as part of a larger research document and should be evaluated in the context of the entire document.