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Port Operations

By on Aug 16, 2015 in Commentary, Technology | 0 comments

We’ve been looking at how ports up and down the U.S. west coast operate to get a feel how they’re using technology in their daily operations. It’s interesting to note the subtle difference that have to do more with the history of the area and how the port evolved than anything else. This is something that has to be incorporated into the software in one fashion or another. It’s things like this that are key to maintaining a successful operation and serving the boating public. Something to keep in mind if you’re in the field of port operations.

Thankful

By on Aug 15, 2015 in Commentary, Technology | 0 comments

The Coast Guard has had quite a history and the future looks promising too. We thank them for all that they do.

The Stars

By on Aug 1, 2015 in Technology | 0 comments

Before the compass came the stars. Celestial Navigation was cutting edge technology and any sailor worth his salt understood it. Let’s not forget these roots, nor forget the fact that they’ve gotten us where we are today.

Coast Guard sees natural gas as cyber issue

By on Jun 17, 2015 in News, Technology | 0 comments

Adm. Paul F. Zukunft says the Coast Guard’s cyber defense capabilities must protect against nation states that might feel threatened by a growing U.S. natural resource export market. Source: Coast Guard sees natural gas exports as potential cyber issue — Defense Systems

Coast Guard to launch its first-ever boating safety app

By on May 16, 2015 in News, Safety, Technology | 0 comments

The Coast Guard says its first-ever boating safety app for mobile devices will be released Saturday, May 16, which is the beginning of National Safe Boating Week. Source: Coast Guard to launch its first-ever boating safety app | Local & Regional | KATU.com – Portland News, Sports, Traffic Weather and Breaking News – Portland, Oregon