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  Science Fair Projects - Operation Veritas
Operation Veritas was the codename used for British military operations against the Taliban government of Afghanistan in 2001.
Operation Veritas also incorporated Operation Oracle, Operation Fingal and Operation Jacana.
After the main combat operations were over, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) was established in Kabul.
www.all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/Operation_Veritas   (502 words)

The operation also sought to rid Afghanistan of the radical Taliban religious group that harboured Bin Laden and wrought havoc on Afghan society with its harsh policies.
British forces, engaged under Operation Veritas, fired a handful of submarine-launched Tomahawk missiles and RAF aircraft flew operational sorties on refuelling, reconnaissance and surveillance missions.
Taliban and al-Qaida members operated from bunkers and tunnels and the terrorists later retreated to highly concealed cave complexes in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan.
www.global-defence.com /2002/int-us.html   (1432 words)

 Veritas DGC Limited Announces Major Data Library Agreement with the Republic of Kazakhstan
Veritas Caspian has the infrastructure, financial resources and support facilities to meet the challenges of this extensive operation.
Veritas Caspian is a joint venture company formed between Veritas DGC and Kazmorgeophysica CJSC, which is a subsidiary of the established offshore support company Caspian Services, Inc. based in Almaty.
Veritas DGC Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a leading provider of integrated geophysical information and services to the petroleum industry worldwide.
www.ccnmatthews.com /news/releases/show.jsp?action=showRelease&searchText=false&showText=all&actionFor=576938   (436 words)

 Veritas volume Manager - Volume configuration
Veritas Volume Manager is a software product from veritas Inc. and it is used to manage disk storage.
Use this operation to mark a disk as a spare for a disk group.
Veritas manual, lots of interaction with fellow system administrator and articles like this are the ways to fill in the the gaps for the lack of many books in this subject.
www.adminschoice.com /docs/vxvm.htm   (4176 words)

 Summary Details   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Bureau Veritas can provide, at any time, a wide range of information about the status of any procurement, such as conformity and despatch.
Bureau Veritas is widely accredited by numerous national and international organisations, legitimising the work we do and further underlining the results we help our customers to achieve.
Bureau Veritas offers a comprehensive range of management systems assessment and certification in line with both international standards (ISO 9000:2000 and ISO 14000) and sector-based standards (especially in the car industry with QS 9000 and ISO TS 16949).
www.bureauveritas.com /html/5910.17032.html   (606 words)

 Resources >> Press Room   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
VERITAS NetBackup software protects up to 24 terabytes of data each month, including track performance measurements as well as design, aerodynamic and stress analysis information, which is used to develop, manufacture and test the Renault F1 Team's racing engines.
VERITAS Software, one of the 10 largest software companies in the world, is a leading provider of software and services to enable utility computing.
VERITAS, the VERITAS Logo, and NetBackup are trademarks or registered trademarks of VERITAS Software Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries.
www.veritas.com /news/press/PressReleaseDetail.jhtml;vrtsid=RKZO3YIA413TNQFIYBSSFEY?NewsId=64407   (1083 words)

 Veritas CEO Gary Bloom Unplugged - TechUpdate - ZDNet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
ZDNet: If, instead of being the CEO of Veritas, you were the CIO at some enterprise and you had a meeting with your CEO this morning and he or she was waiting for a proposed strategic IT plan from you, what would you be proposing?
The approach is that you could run a similar model internally, depending on the size of your operation with a focus on the same benefits: performance, availability, and a shared automated infrastructure.
What Veritas has done is that we've come in with layers of technology that make all those environments look common.
techupdate.zdnet.com /techupdate/stories/main/Veritas_CEO_Gary_Bloom.html   (4506 words)

 Operation Veritas: British Forces
The latter pair are equipped with the highly effective and very precise Tomahawk Land Attack Missile system, introduced to the Fleet in November 1998 and used operationally during the Kosovo campaign in 1999.
Royal Navy TLAMs were fired on the first night of operations against Al Qaida and the Taliban on 7/8 October 2001, and again on 13 October.
Air-to-air refuelling is invaluable in modern military air operations, since the limiting factor on aircraft range and endurance becomes, to all intents and purposes, only the endurance of the aircrew, allowing aircraft to operate anywhere in the world with great rapidity.
www.operations.mod.uk /veritas/forces.htm   (708 words)

 Operation Veritas
Symantec is sweetening the pot for its new Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 High Availability software for Windows by offering a free version of the...
They were there for Operation Saif Sareea II, a very large military exercise conducted in Oman.
After the main combat operations were over, the International Security Assistance Force was established in Kabul.
publicliterature.org /en/wikipedia/o/op/operation_veritas.html   (331 words)

 Campaign Against Terrorism A Coalition Update: Military Commitments
On operation Noble Eagle, German troops are part of the crews of NATO AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) that have been patrolling US airspace since October 2001.
The Finnish Military Liaison team at CENTCOM continues to concentrate on Civil Military Operations (CMO), with an objective to facilitate co-operation and co-ordination between ISAF, OEF and UN operations in Afghanistan.
Russia has supported HA operations by transporting over 420,296 tons of food commodities, 2,198 tons of medicines, 15,282 beds, 1,200 heaters, 13 mini electric power stations, 780 tents, 11,000 blankets, 49,674 bedding kits, 11,000 pieces of kitchen utensils, and 9 tons of detergents.
www.whitehouse.gov /march11/coalition/military.html   (3403 words)

 BLM-Bureau of Land Management-Utah-   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Data from the Veritas project should help greatly in determining if the field can ultimately be developed, and to what extent such development would entail.
Geophysical operations do not require a lease to be conducted on public lands, activities are however permitted.
A stipulation has been included in the permit however, that requires the project to be completed prior to mid-October when the sheep begin their rutting and lambing season and are more susceptible to noise and disruption.
www.ut.blm.gov /Veritas/vqandas.html   (2578 words)

 Veritas: The Quest TV Show - Veritas: The Quest Television Show - TV.com
Solomon is really head of the Veritas Foundation, whose agenda is to seek the truth behind the mysteries of history and civilization.
The Veritas team includes: The highly intelligent and mysterious Vincent Siminou, Solomon\'s closest confidant and protector; Calvin Banks, a high strung but brilliant by-the-books archaeologist; and Maggie, a cool and sophisticated computer scientist.
A precarious undercover operation targets a ruthless arms dealer, in control of an artifact called the Sphere of Archimedes that's said to hold the key to an apocalyptic scenario.
www.tv.com /veritas-the-quest/show/10099/summary.html   (787 words)

 VERITAS >> Resources >> Press Room >> Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Using VERITAS Backup Exec software, Trussville Utilities has cut its nightly backup time in half—from 12 hours to six hours and Carter spends minutes-rather than hours-each day monitoring the results of the backup operation.
With 2004 revenue of $2.04 billion, VERITAS delivers products and services for data protection, storage and server management, high availability and application performance management that are used by 99 percent of the Fortune 500.
VERITAS, the VERITAS Logo, and Backup Exec are trademarks or registered trademarks of VERITAS Software Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries.
www.veritas.com /en/IN/resources/press/PressReleaseDetail.jhtml?newsCI=64583_2005_05_16_pr   (878 words)

 U.S. invasion of Afghanistan
According to the U.S., the purpose of Operation Enduring Freedom was to target Osama bin Laden, suspected of planning and funding the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack, and his terrorist network al-Qaida, as well as the Taliban government in Afghanistan which allegedly provided support to al-Qaida and gave them safe haven.
They established a new mode of operation: gather into groups of around 50 to launch attacks on isolated outposts and convoys of Afghan soldiers, police, or militia and then breaking up into groups of 5-10 men to evade subsequent offensives.
Five operational zones were created, assigned to various Taliban commanders such as the key Taliban leader Mullah Dadullah, in charge of Zabul province operations.
webpages.charter.net /wisconsinlegion-7thdistrict/Afghanistan_War.htm   (7699 words)

 Business Sectors Manufacturing - Services - Bureau Veritas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
AboutUs Company Profile Bureau Veritas, founded 1828, is an international group with a core business of conformity assessment, applied in the areas of quality, health, safety, environment and social responsibility...
Bureau Veritas is the confirmed leader worldwide in System Certification Services, offering a complete range of management systems and processes, products...
AboutUs Bureau Veritas is a service company specializing in QHSE management (quality, health, safety and environment) and social accountability, with a network that covers 140 countries and includes 600 offices...
www.bureauveritas.com /pages/business_sectors_manufacturing_ser-.htm   (864 words)

 The War on Terrorism: Afghanistan and the Taliban
Operation Enduring Freedom: Why a Higher Rate of Civilian Bombing Casualties: (http://www.comw.org/pda/0201oef.html).
Special Operations Forces in Operation Enduring Freedom: Background and Issues for Congress: (http://fpc.state.gov/documents/organization/6208.pdf).
Strange Victory: A Critical Appraisal of Operation Enduring Freedom and the Afghanistan War: (http://www.comw.org/pda/0201strangevic.html).
www.ecu.edu /lib/govdoc/afghanistan.cfm   (1448 words)

 House of Commons Hansard Written Answers for 18 Nov 2003 (pt 10)
Information on Urgent Operational Requirements (UORs) for Operation Fingal is not held separately from those for overall operations in Afghanistan under Operation Veritas.
A total of 113 UORs were agreed for these operations at an approved cost of £155 million, split between financial years 2001–02 and 2002–03.
Over 190 UOR measures were agreed for Operation Telic 1, at an approved cost of some £510 million falling in financial years 2002–03 and 2003–04.
www.publications.parliament.uk /pa/cm200203/cmhansrd/vo031118/text/31118w10.htm   (913 words)

 UK troops deployed to support coalition forces in Afghanistan
Operation Condor, involving ground and air forces, is intended both to destroy the enemy forces in the area and eliminate any terrorist infrastructure that may be found.
At 06:00 GMT today, it was confirmed that coalition forces had engaged in combat and air attacks, and casualties had been inflicted on the enemy.
Operation Veritas is the UK's contribution to the US-led Operation Enduring Freedom, which began on 7 October 2001.
www.number-10.gov.uk /output/page2919.asp   (474 words)

 House of Commons Hansard Written Answers for 29 Oct 2001 (pt 10)
Operation Veritas is the United Kingdom's military contribution to the global response to the terrorist atrocities in the United States on 11 September.
The aims of military action over the past three weeks are clear: to destroy the terrorist camps; to pressure the Taliban regime to end its support for Usama bin Laden; and to create the right conditions for future operations in Afghanistan to maintain that pressure.
These recent experiences have shown that our armed forces are particularly effective at carrying out these difficult tasks and so acting as a force for good in the world.
www.publications.parliament.uk /pa/cm200102/cmhansrd/vo011029/text/11029w10.htm   (1284 words)

 RIGZONE - Veritas DGC to Open Data Library for Caspian Sea Open Acreage
Veritas DGC Limited, via its joint venture company Veritas Caspian LLP, has concluded an exclusive agreement with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Kazakhstan for the acquisition of non-exclusive seismic data over the entire open acreage of the Kazakh sector of the Caspian Sea.
The Kazakhstan data library project, officially named the "State Geophysical Survey of the Republic of Kazakhstan," will be the core focus of Veritas Caspian in this key oil and gas industry growth area.
Elwyn Jones, Vice-President of Veritas DGC, said "Veritas Caspian is delighted to have been selected by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources to join with it in this strategically important initiative to help accelerate the realization of the hydrocarbon potential of the Kazakh sector of the Caspian Sea".
www.rigzone.com /news/article.asp?a_id=28767   (305 words)

 Operation Veritas: Index
UK Forces have participated in the military operation against Usama Bin Laden's Al Qaida terrorist organisation and against the Taliban regime harbouring them in Afghanistan since its start on 7 October 2001.
Operations conducted by 45 Commando Group included Op Ptarmigan, Op Snipe, Op Condor and Op Buzzard.
Details of ISAF and Operation Fingal (the UK contribution) can be found here.
www.operations.mod.uk /veritas   (293 words)

 Mendocino Software
Steve was the Vice President of Strategic Alliances at VERITAS where he managed relationships with all of the major server, storage, networking and application companies.
Prior to VERITAS, Steve was part of the original team at OpenVision and held several key management roles in marketing, direct and indirect sales.
As a Senior Director at VERITAS, he managed the IBM relationship and product strategy and was Vice President of Marketing at replication provider Topio.
www.mendocinosoft.com /executiveteam.htm   (836 words)

 Operation Veritas?
A group of Pakistanis sat in Islamabad with a British presenter of Pakistani background in charge of that side of the discussion.
The New York group could be seen as a carefully chosen cross-section, containing as it did not only representatives of the white mainstream, but also both genders, US Moslems, people of colour, people from the peace movement, and workers engaged in clearing up operations in the ruins of the Twin Towers.
The Islamabad group also set up its own kind of balance, with half of the group having been involved in direct action and recent street demonstrations, and half classified as moderates.
www.medialens.org /articles/the_articles/articles_2002/jt_operation_veritas.html   (1921 words)

 VERITAS NetBackup 6.0
The release of VERITAS NetBackup 6.0 delivers high performance data protection that scales to protect the largest UNIX, Windows, and Linux environments.
VERITAS NetBackup provides organizations the advantage of tape and disk storage with its advances in disk and snapshot-based protection, off-site media management and automated disaster recovery.
Veritas NetBackup and Network Appliance are tightly integrated to provide the ability to leverage SnapVault to backup remote locations to a centralized repository.
www.stratech.com /Default.aspx?tabid=307   (728 words)

Automation and training - On the question of whether compliance spending should be focused on automation or employee training, 44% of respondents - the largest portion - say it should be focused on both.
This suggests that companies see the major benefits that come from automation, but that such systems cannot remove the human element entirely, or even run smoothly without carefully teaching people how to operate them.
Centralisation - The use of IT in compliance is leading to a greater centralisation of compliance efforts and this presents challenges, especially for companies operating in multiple jurisdictions.
www.eiu.com /site_info.asp?info_name=eiu_veritas_the_role_of_IT_in_compliance   (432 words)

 VERITAS launches Disaster Recovery Seminar Series | Veritas Middle East
VERITAS has partnered with ADIC, MindWare and Sun Microsystems to ensure that attendees have a full understanding of disaster recovery requirements, irrespective of their organisation's operating systems and hardware platforms.
VERITAS Software Corporation (NASDAQ:VRTS) provides essential storage software solutions that enable customers to protect and access their business-critical data.
VERITAS, VERITAS SOFTWARE, the VERITAS logo and all VERITAS product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of VERITAS Software Corporation in the US and/or other countries.
www.ameinfo.com /3266.html   (962 words)

 Texecom - Veritas Series - leading manufacturer of award-winning security and intruder alarm products
The best selling Veritas Series continues to out-perform all other control panels in its class with a winning combination of outstanding features and exceptional reliability.
The series has been further enhanced with the addition of the Veritas Excel, featuring a stylish new LCD keypad for even easier programming and operation.
All the features of the Veritas R8 Plus including an LCD keypad for even easier programming & operation.
www.texecom.com /view.php?page=33   (142 words)

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