Linux in Government: Technical Aspects of the Emergency Response Network System
Aug 29, 2004, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Adelstein)
[ Thanks to Tom
Adelstein for this link. ]
"Last week's column was about Linux acceptance in a critical
emergency role at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Specifically, that article discussed YHD Software Inc., a company
started by Jo Balderas and her son, Mike, and its efforts to
provide Emergency Response Network systems (ERN) currently being
used by 'the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Department of
Public Safety and the Department of Homeland Security.'
"This week, I met with the Mike Balderas, who does the critical
programming and manages development and support for YHD Software.
In the following interview, Mike explains more of the technical
aspects of the ERN project..."