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Everbridge: One of Boston’s “Coolest Companies”

 
If you work in B2B tech, you know that the opportunity to work for a company that provides a tangible impact on the lives of everyday people can be rare.At Everbridge, we don’t take this opportunity for granted. It’s not uncommon for us to hear about how Everbridge was used to help find a missing child, […]
 

Webinar Slides: The True Value and ROI of Business Continuity

 
See below for webinar slides from The True Value and ROI of Business Continuity where Regina Phelps, discusses the dreaded “ROI question” and the shift from ROI to value on investment (VOI) in business continuity. 
 

What We All Can Learn From Pokemon Go

 
At this point, anyone with access to a smartphone or any media source has heard of Pokemon Go, Nintendo’s augmented reality game for smartphones. The game requires players to go outside and explore their surroundings in order to find and catch new Pokemon. The app exploded onto the scene, with over 20 million daily active users […]
 

Ransomware Infographic: The risks are high for healthcare organizations

 
 Cybersecurity is top of mind for every hospital IT person these days. Cyberattacks can come from a myriad of sources and expose patient data, or with ransomware, can put patients’ health at risk by blocking access to EHRs.A few facts:11 million patient records have been breached so far in 2016Ransomware attackers often charge up to […]
 

Webinar Slides: Leveraging Real-Time, Social Media Location-Based Intelligence for Incident Response

 
The ability to stay ahead of trending topics, hashtags and keywords on social media is a significant opportunity for social media-savvy organizations that value real-time threat and incident intelligence. This is especially true for government organizations, airports, universities, utilities, hospitals and corporate security departments.If you can identify location-specific issues as soon as they appear on […]
 

Nixle In Action: Fire Department Response Time Cut in Half

 
In the world of emergency response, it is crucial that response times be as short as possible to ensure the safety of those in danger. The national standard for fire department response times in the US is currently at 5 minutes, but many proactive fire departments are averaging even faster. The Shenango Township in Pennsylvania […]
 

Partner Webinar Preview: Leveraging Real-Time, Location-Based Intelligence for Incident Response with Geofeedia and Everbridge

 
90% of young adults (ages 18-29) are using social media. This makes the ability to stay ahead of trending topics, hashtags and keywords on social media a significant opportunity for social media-savvy organizations that value real-time threat and incident intelligence. No matter the vertical or industry, it is always wise for organizations to stay up-to-date […]
 

Webinar Slides: Active Shooters to Office Closures – Effectively Communicating with Your Employees

 
See below for webinar slides from Active Shooters to Office Closures: Effectively Communicating with Your Employees where James Green, Business Continuity Program Manager, PSCU, discussed how his organization communicates with employees during emergencies and daily operational activities.
 

Improving Disaster and Crisis Management With Timely Communication and Response – Part 5

 
COMMUNICATIONS PLANS AND SCHEDULESRegina Phelps recently joined forces with Everbridge and recorded a webinar that explores in-depth strategies for improving your disaster and crisis management. Previously in part four of this five part series, Regina discussed what a governance document and a communication matrix are, and what their content should be. If you missed part four, […]
 

Nixle In Action: Missing Child Found In LA County

 
There’s not many scenarios that will give you more anxiety as a parent than realizing that your child has gone missing. Unfortunately, this nightmare scenario became all too real for two parents in LA County on June 2nd when their 9 year-old boy went missing for a number of hours. Thankfully, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s […]