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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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Tiger teams also replaced hundreds of feet of gauge line.
The city's Tiger Teams -- which help keep traffic flowing during rush hour by spotting and removing illegally parked cars -- hit the streets of Hollywood on Tuesday, with new license plate recognition technology to identify stolen vehicles.
Commuters are learning that if they park illegally and thwart traffic during rush hour, the Tiger Team will find them and take a bite out of their wallet.
Bureaus now contract with contractor-staffed Tiger Teams directly for C&A, and IA oversees the process to ensure requirements are met.
All documentation is gathered before the C&A kickoff meetings, increasing the effectiveness and productivity of Tiger Teams while they're on the clock.
Traditionally, Tiger Teams are cobbled together to respond to a crisis.
is sponsoring the second annual Tiger Teams Student Design Competition in Usable Security Research.
The Tiger Teams competition, which runs throughout the entire school year, is in its second year and is hosted by the College of Computing at Georgia Tech, the Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC) and the Georgia Tech Graphics, Visualization and Usability Center (GVU).
Ice Station Valencia merged its top four tiered Express teams - Peewee AA, Bantam AA, 16-and-under Midget AA, and 17-and-under Midget AA - with those of the Sylmar Iceon's Tiger teams in the same divisions, forming the Tri-Valley Vipers of Southern California.
Leveraging off of Tiger Teams Auditrac technology, HIPAA-compliant network certifications, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software and medical practice management services, The Nutmeg Group LLC and Tiger Team have entered into a Distribution/Marketing agreement whereby Tiger Team receives minimum marketing fees of at least $100,000 for the first year, per client company which Nutmeg facilitates for Tiger Team.
In addition to assisting Phyhealth with its HIPAA privacy and security requirements, Tiger Team will make its EMR and practice management products and services available to Phyhealth for distribution to the hundreds of independent physicians who participate in Phyhealth Plan networks.
Together with Auditrac and Tiger Teams financial services unit, clients are provided a level of security heretofore unavailable in the marketplace.
Actix solutions enable field engineers to take on a triage function, isolating and quantifying problems on the front line, fixing the simple problems and passing the complex ones back to service troubleshooting tiger teams, technology development groups, and/or vendors.
Tiger Team personnel have authority to immediately schedule exams, procure records, make telephone contact with veterans and VA facilities, or do anything else to ensure expeditious resolution to claims such as yours.
Tiger Team reports may be expected to whitewash here and there, but each team is, when possible, composed of people with no direct connection to the plant under investigation.