Everbridge Partners with Digital Transformation Leader Atos to Expand Critical Event Management (CEM) Adoption Globally
Partnership Creates New Routes to Market for Global CEM Leader and Helps Atos Clients Enhance their Preparedness for Manmade, Natural and Digital Crises Worldwide
BURLINGTON, Mass., January 12, 2021 — Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), and Paris-based Atos SE (CAC40: ATO), a global leader in digital transformation and cybersecurity with 110,000 employees and annual revenue of € 12 billion, today announced a partnership to expand CEM adoption worldwide, providing Everbridge additional global routes to market.
Atos customers will gain seamless access to Everbridge’s critical event management solutions, helping them ensure that organizations and their people remain safe, while keeping businesses running. As a leader in decarbonized digital, Atos provides tailored end-to-end solutions across industries in 73 countries, including serving as a technology partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games.
“Everbridge and its critical event management solutions complement Atos’ offerings extraordinarily well,” said Robert Vassoyan, Chief Executive Officer, Atos Unify. “Whether in the public safety space or in other industries, such as healthcare, utilities and manufacturing, Everbridge’s leading CEM platform enables governments and businesses to effectively manage Command, Control and Communication to citizens, employees, clients and partners better than ever before. We remain excited about the value this new partnership will bring to our clients. Critical event management remains a key component of C-level and Public leaders’ preparedness plans, especially in today’s uncertain world.”
Over 5,400 global customers rely on Everbridge to keep their people safe and organizations running in anticipation of, or amid, critical events. CEM helps organizations such as Goldman Sachs, Olympus and Siemens identify and assess the severity of events; determine their relevance to an organization’s people, assets, and supply chains; automate action to mitigate threats and track progress; and analyze performance to improve future response. 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 650 million people in more than 200 countries and territories.
Everbridge initially announced its joint work with Atos Public Safety LLC as part of the winning contract with the State of California to upgrade the state’s outdated 9-1-1 system. Atos, which serves as the Prime Network Service Provider (PNSP) for the initiative, partnered with Everbridge to enable a statewide common delivery system for alerts and warnings. The effort serves as a vital step forward in making the state better prepared to assist those in need during emergencies and natural disasters.
“Our partnership with a forward-looking technology leader like Atos opens new opportunities for Everbridge to increase adoption of our life-saving critical event management solutions around the world,” said David Meredith, Chief Executive Officer, Everbridge. “The global Everbridge platform will benefit Atos customers as they prepare for and mitigate critical events, allowing them to minimize disruption and maintain revenue-generating activities.”
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 Keep People Safe and Businesses 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 5,400 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 devices, 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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