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Everbridge Named a Leader Among Critical Event Management (CEM) Providers by Premier Technology Research and Advisory Firm

Everbridge is “the most comprehensive solution solving all primary and extended CEM use cases,” states report

BURLINGTON, Mass. – December 7, 2023  Everbridge, Inc. (Nasdaq: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM) and national public warning software solutions, today announced that the company has been recognized as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Critical Event Management Platforms, Q4 2023 report. Everbridge received the highest possible score in fifteen criteria including: vision, innovation, partner ecosystem, as well as criteria within the current offering category, including employee mass communication, physical threat intelligence, travel risk management, orchestration and automation, and reporting and analytics, among others.

“As the pioneer of this important industry, recognition as a leader in the Forrester Wave™: Critical Event Management Platforms report is, in our opinion, testament to our mission of helping organizations on their resilience journey,” said David Wagner, Chief Executive Officer at Everbridge. “Everbridge remains committed to delivering the most comprehensive critical event management platform in the market. In an increasingly unpredictable world, resilient organizations minimize impact to people and operations, absorb stress, and return to productivity faster when deploying critical event management technology. I am proud of our team’s leadership in empowering resilience for organizations around the world.” 

According to the report, “Everbridge’s crisp and clean vision drives its ambition to be synonymous with organizational resilience. In addition to over 400 different technology partners, Everbridge maintains global industry, government, and academia relationships including services and data providers to strengthen its broad portfolio. Everbridge provides tailored customer journey roadmaps to drive customer success and enable the right adoption over time. Everbridge has a strong reputation and foothold in the industry with more than twice the revenue of the next highest competitor.”

The evaluation continues: “Everbridge is the most comprehensive solution solving all primary and extended CEM use cases. It even handles the convergence of physical and cyber with targeted cyber threat intelligence and auto remediation features leveraging a common workflow designer tool. Everbridge protects traveling employees and lone workers with rich features such as designated safe corridors and automatically adjusting emergency 911 calls to the proper local number. Reference customers appreciated that the Everbridge platform includes all the data and features they needed to create and maintain a robust crisis management program….”

The Forrester Wave™ also states that “Everbridge is ideally suited for any national or global enterprise that needs to satisfy a broad array of CEM use cases.”

Organizations face a steady stream of physical and digital risks from severe weather, environmental catastrophes, geopolitical upheaval, cyber-attacks, and everyday incidents. These events not only disrupt business operations but jeopardize employee and customer safety and threaten to interrupt critical public services and global supply chains. Critical Event Management platforms help organizations minimize the impact before, during, and after a crisis.

A February 2023 commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting highlighted the importance of CEM for organizations today. The Forrester study titled The Total Economic Impact™ of Everbridge Critical Event Management reveals organizations that use Everbridge’s platform were significantly better equipped with the capabilities and resources to effectively respond to and contain critical events, allowing them to better protect employees, company assets, and business processes.

Surveyed organizations in the Forrester Consulting The Total Economic Impact™ report demonstrated a 358% return on investment (ROI), highlighting the value of the Everbridge CEM Platform to enable “the composite organization to maintain business operations as it can react faster to unplanned business interruptions and get information to appropriate teams to resume operations and decrease the impact of critical events.”

To access The Forrester Wave™: Critical Event Management Platforms, Q4 2023 report, click here.  To learn more about the value that Everbridge provides over 6,500 global customers, go to Why Everbridge.

About Everbridge

Everbridge (Nasdaq: EVBG) empowers enterprises and government organizations to anticipate, mitigate, respond to, and recover stronger from critical events. In today’s unpredictable world, resilient organizations minimize impact to people and operations, absorb stress, and return to productivity faster when deploying critical event management (CEM) technology. Everbridge digitizes organizational resilience by combining intelligent automation with the industry’s most comprehensive risk data to Keep People Safe and Organizations Running™. For more information, visit, read the company blog, and follow on LinkedIn. Everbridge… Empowering Resilience.

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