“What is blockchain?” was one of the most asked questions by people around the world in January. While a complex mechanism, it is basically a shared public ledger, also called a distributed database, which tracks transactions and ensures that the record of those transactions remains transparent and tamper-proof.
Hurricanes Jose, Irma and Maria were all-natural disasters that caused devastation and death in their aftermath. One of the agencies of the Department of Homeland Security of the United States is FEMA. This agency is responsible for the response and coordination when the state and local authorities in the United States have been overwhelmed by the occurrence of the disasters. The team from ADS, Incorporated had a unique opportunity on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017. They were able to attend a USAR training event of FEMA’s. They provided on-site support and equipment in Virginia Beach.