The Importance of Enhanced System Security: A Look at the Recent Weather Alarm Hacking Scandal

April 14, 2017

The city of Dallas, Texas boasts 156 emergency weather sirens throughout the entire city charged with warning residents when there…
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Use Cases for Internal Notifications Throughout Large-Scale Events

March 13, 2017

Best Practices:  Mass Notification in Preparation for the Republican National Convention The 2016 Republican National Convention (RNC) held in Cleveland,…
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The Complete Toolkit: Social Media’s Critical Role in an Emergency Mass Notification System

January 24, 2017

Social media of all types have joined email, telephony and instant messaging as main stream communication tools that are used…
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Two-Way Messaging Changes the State of Critical Communications

November 15, 2016

With the never-ending array of communication solutions and corresponding features being released on a regular basis, it can become difficult…
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November 7, 2016

Hazmat emergencies are low-frequency, high consequence events. The West Fertilizer plant explosion in April 2013 shows the deadly consequences of…
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Peer-to-Peer Perspective: Prepare for the Future by Learning from the Past

October 26, 2016

Don Hall, Director of Government Relations  I have always learned valuable insight from tragic events based upon what my organization…
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Recent Insights for Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) and WEA Alerts

September 23, 2016

Recent events in New York City and New Jersey have reminded us of the importance of using the nation’s Integrated…
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Managed SaaS vs. Traditional SaaS-Based Solutions: Taking it to the Next Level

August 30, 2016

Today’s communication capabilities leverage advanced technologies that no longer require employees or staff to be tethered to a computer to…
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ECN’s Easy-to-Use Mass Notification Solution: Sending Messages in Just “1-2-Launch!”

May 9, 2016

When it comes to dealing with emergencies or disseminating time-sensitive information to residents, employees, and stakeholders, time is of the…
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Behind the Scenes: Weather Alerts from the National Weather Service Through SKYWARN® and CodeRED

May 5, 2016

The National Weather Service (NWS) is a component of the National Oceanic Atmospheric Association (NOAA) that provides extensive data about…
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