A Real-World Drill with AtHoc Connect
BlackBerry AtHoc's customers know how well our solutions work within their organizations. But, what is it like to be an external first responder, receiving an emergency notification via the
The digital manhunt for the suspect in the mid-September 2016 Chelsea district bombings in New York illustrates both the promise and challenges of advanced crisis communication and emergency alerting.
New York City, State, and Federal
At a recent city council meeting in the eastern USA, city executives were quizzed as to why the emergency alerting system was not activated when law enforcement was searching for two dangerous fugitives being sought
We have all had it happen. Unexpectedly, the cell phone comes to life, issuing a tone unlike anything it normally makes. It is an Amber Alert, indicating a suspected child kidnapping, or it is a
In July, 2015 President Obama signed the DHS Interoperability Act (H.R.615), requiring homeland security agencies to maintain interoperable communications for daily operations, planned events and emergencies.
The term "Interoperable Communications" is a mouthful. Simply put,
What if …