Riding to Security Box's Rescue
Some of France's largest corporations are biting their fingernails. The publisher MSI, which has sold 100,000 copies of its encryption software, recently filed for bankruptcy. [...]
France’s Total is one of the world’s top seven oil and oil products companies and is involved in every aspect of the oil chain from extraction to sales. In the early 2000s, it merged with Elf Aquitaine and was called TotalFinaElf before changing its name back to Total.
The French business intelligence market, the biggest in continental Europe, achieved robust growth of about 20% in 2004 and can expect to continue advancing this year. The sector is underpinned by a handful of companies which managed to transform themselves [. [...]
In a recent report, the Government Accounting Office drew up a somewhat critical list of developments in homeland security since the presidential decree National Strategy for Homeland Security was issued in 2002. GAO laid down priorities for 2005. [...]