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What Is an Employee Screening Program (ESP)
Employment

What Is an Employee Screening Program (ESP)

Every employer has some kind of employee screening process. It's not too often that people are hired without an application or interview. These screening processes are a very simple an accepted way to find out in the candidate is qualified for the company and position. But what if the interview […]

Chevy Volt Perfect for a Solar Powered Home
Automotive

Chevy Volt Perfect for a Solar Powered Home

If you have implemented the use of solar energy in your home, you may have noticed that most of the energy goes to waste as a result of overproduction. However, GM’s new Chevrolet Volt, found in Chevy dealer in Dayton Ohio, gives you another option for directing excess solar energy […]

Choose an App Developer For Your Business
Business IT

Choose an App Developer For Your Business

There are hundreds of individuals and companies working in the app development area and understatedly so, the world of apps is big business. Apple's App Store pushed over the 40bn download mark a few months ago and Google's Play Store continues to notch up the billions of downloads too. For […]

The Stock Market is Tumbling. What Next?
Finance

The Stock Market is Tumbling. What Next?

People love to play the stock market. I always found it intriguing that we use the word ‘play' when referring to investments that can leave us high and dry in a matter of minutes. The truth is, however, that we actually do ‘play' the markets. Dropping our dollars into a […]

What is DCID 6/3
Certification Data security Technology

What is DCID 6/3

Standing for “Director of Central Intelligence Directive section 6, part 3”, DCID 6/3 represents the C&A (certification and accreditation) methodology used on intelligence projects by federal agencies like the C.I.A. Anyone working on such projects must have SCI clearance (SCI stands for Sensitive Compartmentalized Information). Before DCID 6/3 come to […]

NIST and NIACAP phases
Business Certification Data security Technology

NIST and NIACAP phases

NIST and NIACAP are two frameworks providing accountability for people involved in the security of the information system. They refer to verification and validation of security controls, system characterization and risk assessment as well as accrediting decisions and certification recommendations. NIST is a process designed to deal with unclassified information […]

DITSCAP phases
Business Certification Data security Technology

DITSCAP phases

DITSCAP, developed by DISA (The Defense Information Systems Agency), serves for accrediting and evaluation of systems belonging to the Department of Defense. DITSCAP uses an infrastructure-centric approach for DoD systems. It is a mandatory element for all defense agencies for collecting, storing and processing information (either classified or unclassified). There […]