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Political instability, other threats to global companies driving growth of iJET International
Political instability, other threats to global companies driving growth of iJET International

When gunmen burst into the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in January and kept Paris on edge for days, analysts at iJET International sprang into action, tracking dozens of their clients' employees' precise locations using a smartphone app and steering them to safety. For global companies, it is risky just going about business these days. Even on uneventful days like a recent weekday, the company was monitoring protests in Algeria and Australia, dengue fever in Brazil and measles in Canada, and unrest in places such as Egypt, Iraq and Venezuela from a new command center in Annapolis. Along with the risks to human lives, such hazards could prove costly...

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