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tiger team

business jargon A team of highly skilled professionals who are assembled to investigate, test, or try to exploit the potential weaknesses of a company's or organization's security system. The tech giant has begun recruiting coders and hackers fresh out of college into tiger teams to stress test vulnerabilities in their new operating system.
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To provide transparency, Tiger Teams are placed at the direction of the bureaus.
Essex-born Mr Beardwell, who now lives in Hampton-in-Arden, created Tiger Team in March after years spent as a manager in the financial world, mainly in insurance.
Randy Bartley, GP's Director of Homeland Security, Defense and Emergency Management Programs, states, "This new effort to support the TACOM Consequence Management Tiger Team in improvements to the response capability at Army installations worldwide leverages our over 10 years of CBRNE equipment training experience and our top-quality staff.
Rob said, I am privileged to be part of the Tiger team as it embarks on a new and exciting chapter.
In other matches, Rapid Rail beat Indian School 'B' by two wickets, Tiger Team overcame KDPA Kasargod by two wickets and Intercity Group Bassali won over Al Fouz Services by 43 runs.
Tiger Team II, composed of five Department of Transportation traffic control officers and three tow trucks, will prowl Ventura from the San Diego Freeway to Topanga Canyon Boulevard to enforce existing parking laws and keep traffic moving during early morning rush hour.
On my current ship, PS Deplorable, we actually put together a tiger team to study it.
The evolution of the old Tiger Team to the Deployment Support Team marked a significant step in the command's capability to meet rapid changes in the post-Cold War environment.
The Information Agenda Tiger Team role is to help guide customers through their own Information Agenda, powered by IBM software, as they apply industry best practices to their business.
Kicking off a tough parking enforcement program called the Tiger Team, city officials pledged Monday to aggressively cite and tow illegally parked cars and to toughen penalties.
The technical phase concluded with a Tiger Team review at which upper management from PM Soldier Weapons, GDATP and its subcontractors, and independent technical reviewers were briefed on the alpha process, generated documents, expected exit criteria, contract deliverables, and the master schedule.
We believe our recent appointments to the HITSP Technical Committee, HITSP Tiger Team, CCHIT and the Minnesota e-Health Initiative validate our role as an advocate for both our customers and small community hospitals," said James Burgess, president and CEO of Healthland.
What: CourtTV's new action series follows Tiger Team - a group of elite professionals hired to infiltrate major business and corporate interests in an effort to expose weaknesses in the world's most sophisticated security systems.
Named Earth's Tiger Team after the school mascot, the club formed in August and has held three meetings so far, said Dyllana Anderson, club adviser and eighth-grade science teacher.
MIAMI -- Tiger Team Technologies (Pink Sheets:PHYH), announced today that it has completed a corporate name, trading symbol and CUSIP change in conjunction with the comprehensive restructuring announced in May of 2006 that will have the Company trading on the OTC Pink Sheets, under the symbol 'PHYH', as the Physicians Healthcare Management Group, Inc.