Glendale, CA, May 1, 2014 – Everbridge, the worldwide leader in Unified Critical Communications, has been selected by the National Capital Region (NCR) to deliver emergency notifications, situational intelligence, and critical communications across the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area. NCR is a collection of jurisdictions, cities and counties across Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia that covers more than five million citizens. The jurisdictions will deploy Everbridge to extend their commitment to ensuring a safe and secure metropolitan region for all citizens, employees, organizations, and facilities.
NCR’s jurisdictions and homeland security partners will implement Everbridge’s Unified Critical Communication Suite on a coordinated schedule throughout 2014. The suite, which integrates GIS targeting, advanced mobility, two-way communication and automated weather, threat and social alerts in an intuitive, streamlined environment, will help ensure cross-region collaboration and communication during emergencies and other disruptive events.
“Deployment with the National Capital Region is an important milestone for our company that reflects our commitment to product innovation in the government market,” said Gary Phillips, Senior Vice President of Sales, Everbridge. “The NCR is responsible for promoting a secure environment for many citizens and organizations in one of the most crucial government regions of our nation. Everbridge is excited to provide this region with an efficient and flexible solution for critical communications.”
“NCR brings together regional communicators, public information officers, and homeland security partners with the primary purpose of creating a safe and prepared Metropolitan Washington area,” said Jeremy Lasich, Chairman, NCR Public Affairs Committee. “Deploying comprehensive emergency communication strategies across our municipalities is critical to helping us achieve this goal.”
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