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A diagnostic tool for assessing organisational readiness for complex change outlines the development of a new diagnostic tool that combines macro and micro levels of analysis in order to enable organisations to gauge their preparedness for complex change.
GPON is a culmination of the best in BPON and EPON techniques. Most agree
that eventually, everything will move to IP (voice over IP, video over IP, robust
data applications like gaming, video streaming, MPEG3 downloads), and
quadruple play applications (network appliances, security, video surveillance).
The advantages of GPON are key in driving commitment by the large volume
carriers to the GPON standard. As GPON moves to become the standard
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inter-operability will accelerate....
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This document describes the Cisco technologies, tools, and tested solutions for providing security in the
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take steps to resume operations.
• Establish a recovery team, if
necessary. Establish priorities
for resuming operations.
• Continue to ensure the safety
of personnel on the property.
Assess remaining hazards.
Maintain security at the
• Conduct an employee briefing.
• Keep detailed records. Consider
audio recording all decisions.
Take photographs of or videotape
• Account for all damage-related
costs. Establish special job
order numbers and charge
codes for purchases and repair
• Follow notification procedures.
Recent years have seen a strong market for buying and selling private
companies. With both inflation and interest rates at historically low
levels, and steady economic growth, there has generally been confidence
in stock market flotations and ready interest from trade buyers. In short,
there has been a benign environment for deals.
An integrated approach among the local, State, and Federal Government provides for a
logical clearinghouse for intelligence on the movement and activities of terrorist groups and
the collection, interpretation, and dissemination of that information to the proper
enforcement agencies. Effective planning and intelligence gathering can lessen the
likelihood of a surprise emergency incident, which, improperly handled, can make or break a
department and its administrators at all levels of government.
The survey was completed in July & August 2006 and is building on similar
surveys conducted in 2001 and 2003.
In 2006, we organised the survey as a joint initiative with the Czech Institute
of Internal Auditors (ČIIA).
Our objective is to provide an independent forum to report on key trends, and
emerging issues regarding many aspects of the Internal Audit (“IA”) function
in various industry segments operating in the Czech Republic.
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Freshness and update consistency: There are many possible ways of propagating updates from the data origins to
intermediate nodes that have materialized views of this data. Some possible solutions would be invalidation messages
pushed by the server or client-initiated validation messages; however, both of these incur overhead that limits scala-
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To see how this works, consider looking up some piece of data attached to a
DNS domain name. In our example we will look up the IP address attached to
the domain name www.nada.kth.se. We begin with a somewhat simpliﬁed de-
scription. A client that wishes to look up a name must know the address to the
“root” servers. The “root” servers are the servers located at the top of the DNS
2 The client sends a query for www.nada.kth.se to the root server, and usually
the root server only knows who is responsible for the next sub-component in the
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) faces a tightening budget in the coming years. Despite the lean budget years, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are expected to be a priority. Due to their usefulness for intelligence collection in irregular warfare (IW) and counterinsurgency (COIN), UAS were quickly fielded and sent to theater
The art of war teaches us to rely not on the likelihood of the enemy's not coming, but on our own readiness to receive him; not on the chance of his not attacking, but rather on the fact that we have made our position unassailable.
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It is an exciting time to be a Windows developer. The arrival of Windows 8 is a complete game changer. The operating system and its development platform offer you an entirely new way to create rich, full-featured Windows-based applications. This team of authors takes you on a journey through all of the new development features of the Windows 8 platform specifically how to utilize Visual Studio 2012 and the XAML/C# languages to produce robust apps that are ready for deployment in the new Windows Store....
Ladder Diagram Fundamentals 1-5. Machine Control Terminology
There are some words that are used in machine control systems that have special meanings. For safety purposes, the use of these words is explicit and can have no other meaning. They are generally used when naming control circuits, labeling switch positions on control panels, and describing modes of operation of the machine. A list of some of the more important of these terms appears below. ON This is a machine state in which power is applied to the machine and to the machine control circuits. The machine is ready to RUN. This is...