September 17th, 2014
Small emergencies generally require limited communication outside of your organization. But what happens when a big one hits, and you need to get in touch with healthcare facilities, law enforcement agencies, and other outside parties? If you have to go through a complicated chain of command to reach those contacts, the damages of an [...]
September 11th, 2014
Unless you spend too much of your day “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” you know that the healthcare industry is in the midst of major, systematic changes. At its very core, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known simply as “Obamacare,” called for better patient [...]
September 8th, 2014
Earlier this year, we proudly announced that Everbridge had been selected by the National Capital Region (NCR) to deliver emergency notifications, situational intelligence, and critical communications across the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area. Since that announcement, we have successfully deployed our
September 4th, 2014
Benjamin Franklin once said “… in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” While that sentiment is certainly true some 200+ years later—the modern day technology organization should also add disruptive IT events to the list. So what is a company to do to prepare for these unexpected [...]
August 28th, 2014
In case you missed it, Everbridge was recently featured in a Forbes profile, “Improving Emergency Messaging In The Cloud With Everbridge.” The article, authored by cloud computing influencer Ben Kepes, highlighted how our unified critical communication solution “helps different industries communicate quickly and effectively.”
August 26th, 2014
IT incidents can range from simple power outages to very serious DDoS attacks. No matter the severity, your goal as an IT Operations professional should be to lower “Mean Time to Repair.” More than just an interesting acronym, if this is process is not handled effectively, and in a timely fashion, your organization could [...]
August 21st, 2014
Summer is winding down. Bummer. Fortunately, Disaster Recovery Journal Fall World 2014 in beautiful San Diego is right around the corner. Sunday, September 7th, marks the first day of the event and the Everbridge team is gearing up for a great show.
August 20th, 2014
Say you’re a company with a global customer base and employees located across the world. What would happen if you have a major IT incident that impacts your service and, as a result, your clients? How do you get information to relevant stakeholders efficiently, quickly, and through the proper channels?
August 12th, 2014
Over the past week, quite a few members of the Everbridge team were nominated to help #StrikeOutALS and participate in the #ALSIceBucketChallenge.
Well, never the type to pass up a good challenge, or an even better cause, we jumped “head” first. If you aren’t familiar with the challenge (where have you [...]
August 8th, 2014
The way we communicate today is very different than the way we communicated ten or even five years ago (remember land line phones?). Smart phones are the new norm, in fact nearly 2 billion people own one – allowing those users to access email, text, calls and much more anywhere from a single device.<[...]