Everbridge Announces Partnership with Global Solutions Aggregator Tech Data to Drive Critical Event Management (CEM) Adoption
Global Critical Event Management (CEM) Leader Grows Routes to Market Helping Business, Healthcare and Government Organizations Prepare for, and Respond to, Broad Range of Digital, Natural and Manmade Crises
BURLINGTON, Mass., July 6, 2021 — Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM) today announced a partnership with Tech Data, an IT distribution and solutions aggregator serving more than 125,000 partners, globally. The partnership helps enterprises and other organizations automate the response to, and build resilience against, critical events, from cyber-attacks and IT outages to severe weather events and more, while opening new routes to market for Everbridge.
“Tech Data is committed to uniting IT solutions that deliver business outcomes today and unlock growth for the future,” said Cheryl Neal, Vice President of Strategy and Vendor Acquisition at Tech Data. “With Everbridge added to our portfolio of vendor partners, we’re able to enrich the breadth and depth of our offerings so customers can do great things with technology.”
The benefits of this new partnership to channel partners include access to Everbridge’s suite of solutions, such as:
- Mass Notification:Keep everyone informed before, during and after a critical event.
- Safety Connection:Know the location of employees based on their static, last known, and expected location.
- Risk Center:Deliver actionable information that helps reduce risk wherever employees live, work or travel.
Over 5,700 global customers rely on Everbridge to keep their people safe and organizations running in anticipation of, or amid, critical events. Everbridge’s solution leverages tens of thousands of continually updated risk data elements — all curated through a “single pane of glass” visualization, combined with machine learning and automation. With industry-leading redundancy, scalability and uptime, the Everbridge platform reaches over 800 million people in more than 200 countries and territories.
“Tech Data’s unparalleled reach and channel relationships combine with Everbridge’s CEM expertise to help organizations of all kinds, and across all sectors, automate the complicated task of responding to threats that can often occur simultaneously,” said Vernon Irvin, Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, Everbridge. “Thousands of customers benefit from our solutions, and we know we can support even more through the vast Tech Data ecosystem.”
Everbridge customers include some of the largest firms and leaders in their respective industries, including Fortune 1000 businesses such as Bristol Myers Squibb, Cisco, CVS Health, Goldman Sachs, Lowe’s, Tiffany & Co., chemical giant Dow, telecom consumer electronics company Nokia, as well as some of Silicon Valley’s leading tech giants, global e-commerce firms, streaming media services, oil and natural gas providers, hotel and hospitality chains, automotive, courier delivery, aerospace and defense technology, air travel, and major car rental firms.
About Tech Data
Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data has been named one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 11 straight years. To find out more, visit Techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram
Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG) is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations’ operational response to critical events in order to Keep People Safe and Organizations Running™. During public safety threats such as active shooter situations, terrorist attacks or severe weather conditions, as well as critical business events including IT outages, cyber-attacks or other incidents such as product recalls or supply-chain interruptions, over 5,700 global customers rely on the Company’s Critical Event Management Platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate people at risk and responders able to assist, automate the execution of pre-defined communications processes through the secure delivery to over 100 different communication modalities, and track progress on executing response plans. Everbridge serves 8 of the 10 largest U.S. cities, 9 of the 10 largest U.S.-based investment banks, 47 of the 50 busiest North American airports, 9 of the 10 largest global consulting firms, 8 of the 10 largest global automakers, 9 of the 10 largest U.S.-based health care providers, and 7 of the 10 largest technology companies in the world. Everbridge is based in Boston with additional offices in 20 cities around the globe. For more information visit www.everbridge.com
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