halon halon  /ˈheɪ ˌlɑn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a compound in which the hydrogen atoms of a hydrocarbon have been replaced by bromine and other halogen atoms; very stable; used in fire extinguishers although it is thought to release bromine that depletes the ozone layer

News

  1. Halon Email Security System Released, the First Email Security Software Built for Hosting, Datacenter, and Cloud ...

    Halon, the technology leader in email security, routers, and load balancers, today announced its expansion to the U.S. market with the release of Halon Email Security System. Halon Email Security System features technology designed for the most demanding customers and sets new standards for email security, anti-spam function, and flexibility.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Study: More Than Three-Quarters of Americans Do Not Trust Cloud Security to Save Their Music, Photos and Files

    Halon, the technology leader in email security, routers, and load balancers, today announced the results of its 2013 Security Survey. Halon commissioned the study because it is the only provider of email security solutions built for hosting, cloud, and service providers.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • "Water is like gold around here," said Sergeant Giddens. "So we depend a lot on complimentary agents such as (aqueous film forming foam), dry chemical and Halon to fight fires."
    on Oct 9, 2006 By: Anthony Giddens Source: NewsBlaze

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