Improve Messages with the 3-3-30 Rule

With rapidly advancing technology and the mass adoption of mobile devices, employees, citizens and key stakeholders now expect immediate notification of any incident or emergency that may affect them. As such, emergency notification and incident management systems are quickly becoming ubiquitous. Although it may seem simple to broadcast a notification once you have invested the […]

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Learning from Hurricane Sandy: Best Practices for Mass Notification and Weather Emergencies

Hurricane Sandy was one of the most destructive storms in the history of the United States, causing over $25 billion in damages and lost revenue. The Hurricane also uncovered severe emergency communications and mass notification deficiencies at many organizations and local governments. Valley Hospital & Hurricane Sandy Successfully communicating during Sandy The Broadcast API Utilizing […]

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Welcome Hypersun Group Ltd. to the Everbridge team

We are happy to announce that we have completed the acquisition of Hypersun Group Ltd., a specialized Internet and software engineering services firm.  Hypersun Group Ltd., a private company headquartered in Beijing China, has more than 35 engineering staff and was founded by software development veteran Yuan Cheng. The acquisition of Hypersun Group Ltd. substantially […]

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The Future of Mass Notification feat. Gaylene Kelly

[powerpress url=”https://www.everbridge.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/gaylenepodcast.mp3″] ALEX DELUCA: This is Alex DeLuca talking with Gaylene Kelly, senior director of product management at Everbridge about the top IT trends in emergency and mass notification. Gaylene has spent nine years working in the emergency and mass notification solution industry and has most recently hosted a series of expert insights webinars which […]

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Webinar: Top Five Communication Challenges for Healthcare

Mass notification platforms are rapidly being adopted by healthcare organizations to address a growing number of communications challenges. Beyond communicating critical information in the case of emergencies, these interactive communications solutions are being leveraged to increase day-to-day operational efficiencies. In this educational session, you’ll learn the best ways to address the top five communications challenges facing […]

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Top IT Trends in Emergency and Mass Notification

Listen to our latest podcast, featuring Meghan Hounshell, Top IT Trends in Emergency and Mass Notification. Product Manager of Mobile and Web Solutions at Everbridge, Meghan has spent 5 years working in the emergency and mass notification solution industry and has most recently managed the rollout of Everbridge’s new Interactive Visibility product. Listen now to […]

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Hurricane Sandy Recap – Reaching Individuals

Unfortunately, large-scale, regional disasters like Hurricane Sandy are growing in frequency, making mass communication between communities and their constituents increasingly more important for ensuring public safety. In a span of only four days, the Everbridge system successfully delivered more than 10 million messages to recipients, an increase of 156% when compared to the same period […]

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Everbridge Exhibits Real-time Interactive Communications Platform and Next Generation SMART® Weather Alerting at BCM 2012

Today we announced that it will be exhibiting its real-time interactive communications platform with its next generation SMART® Weather Alerting at the BCM World Conference and Exhibition in Olympia, London, UK on the 7th and 8th of November 2012.  Additionally, Everbridge Chief Strategy Officer, Imad Mouline will be presenting on the Role of Social Media […]

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Piney Woods RAC-G Announces Deployment of Everbridge System To Enhance Unified Emergency Response Capabilities

We are happy to announce that the Piney Woods Regional Advisory Council Trauma Service Area – G  (RAC-G) has deployed Everbridge among its regional hospitals. RAC-G is an organized group of health care entities that share an interest in improving and organizing EMS/Trauma care within a specific Trauma Service Area. The Everbridge solutions suite allows RAC-G […]

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Everbridge Provides Communities and Businesses with Safety and Preparedness Tips for Hurricane Sandy

Each year during hurricane season, people living along coastal and inland communities face the danger of these powerful storms.  In fact, Munich RE, one of the world’s leading reinsurers, recently released data showing that North America has been the most affected by weather-related extreme events in recent decades.  Their data states that from “1980 to […]

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Everbridge Debuts Next Generation SMART® Weather Alerting Solution to Automate the Targeted Delivery of Severe Weather Notifications

We are happy to announce that in partnership with AccuWeather, the World’s weather authority, we have introduced the next generation of weather alerts with Everbridge SMART (Specific, Map-driven, Automated, Rules-based, Targeted notifications) Weather Alerting solution.  Everbridge SMART Weather Alerting is the first solution of its kind to offer location-specific severe weather alerts that can be […]

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New Everbridge System Offers First Social, Mobile, Global Communications Platform for EMEA

Today, we announced the availability of the next generation of mass communication software, the first social, mobile, global communications solution platform for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Unlike any communications or emergency notification solution on the market, the new solutions suite combines interactive visibility and mass notification allowing organizations to deploy a real-time interactive […]

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Webinar Slides: How to create a crisis communications plan

> Download the presentation slides In times of crisis, having a well-constructed communication plan and an effective incident management strategy is critical. As technologies have evolved, so have communication methods and recipient expectations. With an increasing number of contact paths available, it is no longer about targeting the device, it is about reaching the individual. […]

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Elastic Infrastructure Technology

Everbridge’s next generation elastic infrastructure model delivers unmatched scale and performance. Incorporating intelligent, real-time system monitoring, Everbridge ensures optimal notification delivery performance. When spikes in demand occur, the system’s architecture allows it to seamlessly expand and contract as needed by tapping into a near-infinite amount of capacity and processing resources. This ensures successful delivery in […]

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White Paper : Best Practices for Message Maps

By analyzing, first-hand accounts from administrators of emergency notification incident management systems, the behavior of end users and recipients of broadcasts and expert insights from industry professionals such as Dr. Robert Chandler, author of Emergency Notification, one can glean the best practices behind the science of message mapping. The key is to get the right […]

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Enhancing Mobility, Call Throttling and Smart GIS

When disaster strikes, communication is essential The sky turns dark and the wind picks up. As the overnight staff prepares to leave, the power cuts out. The computer system with access to the emergency notification system doesn’t respond, and reports of road-blocking floods come across mobile devices, the only remaining internet access. These first moments […]

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Mobility at DRJ Spring 2012

This winter we saw the release of Everbridge Mobile Aware™ app for iOS™, Android™ and Blackberry™ devices, a bandwidth-sipping version of our Emergency Notification solution optimized for mobile connectivity. This was a hot topic at DRJ’s Spring World 2012, where many participants stopped by our booth for a look at the future of Emergency Notification […]

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Everbridge Recognized as a Leader in Leading Analyst Firm’s Magic Quadrant for Emergency / Mass Notification

We are thrilled to announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Everbridge as a “Leader” in the 2012 Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services report(1). Within the report, Gartner identifies major market trends that are impacting the overall Emergency Notification market, including overall platform capacity, ease-of-use, speed, reliability of broadcast delivery and secure data center […]

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Walla Walla County teams with Everbridge for advanced mobile capabilities

We are thrilled to be teaming with Walla Walla County to provide them with the industry’s most advanced incident notification system, backed by the first elastic infrastructure model. Walla Walla County officials will be among the first to use Everbridge Aware™ along with Everbridge Mobile Aware™ for advanced mobile connectivity. After seeing the success of […]

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Preparing for a tsunami with Everbridge

Early last month, Angell Job Corps Center in Lincoln County OR, along with County Emergency Management and Seal Rock CERT groups tested the Everbridge system in a distant-tsunami scenario. In the early morning, the Lincoln County Emergency Management team initiated their Alert Notification System, powered by Everbridge which sent a “drill message” to 136 phones […]

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Chicopee, MA Tests Everbridge Aware Backed By Industry’s First Elastic Infrastructure

Chicopee, MA officials recently tested their Everbridge Aware system, backed by the industry’s first elastic infrastructure model. This was the first city-wide test of the solution, which delivered the performance speed required by city officials.  The City of Chicopee recently selected Everbridge Aware to provide reliable emergency and incident notifications to its residents. City officials […]

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Keeping York County first responders up and running during critical 911 paging system failure

Last month Everbridge successfully managed an incident in York County, PA involving a failure of their third-party 911 paging system. With a recent capacity increase of 200% and the introduction of the industry’s first elastic infrastructure model that can reach near infinite scale, we were able to quickly and efficiently alert key officials of the 911 […]

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Everbridge introduces a new technology infrastructure to power clients’ notification delivery

At Everbridge, we continually strive to develop the most innovative  and reliable technology to meet and exceed our client’s’ notification expectations and needs. So we’re excited to announce the launch of our next generation incident communication infrastructure, which we call the Elastic Infrastructure Model. It is the industry’s first and only elastic infrastructure model capable […]

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Everbridge increases its dedicated capacity by 200% in response to client growth

We are pleased to announce a major infrastructure expansion for our clients that feature a doubling of dedicated capacity with the addition of calling resources, and the use of advanced telephony optimization to support the company’s dramatic growth in 2011. We also announced the industry’s first “elastic infrastructure model,” which we will offer more details […]

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Ashe County selects Everbridge As Their New Emergency Notification Provider

Everbridge, the world’s recognized leader in emergency and incident notification solutions, announced that Ashe County has selected Everbridge to offer emergency and incident notification alerts to its residents. The county is using Everbridge to replace its previous CodeRED system. The Everbridge Aware system is a welcome change to Ashe Country, North Carolina, whose previous system “did […]

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EVERBRIDGE DELIVERS DEDICATED CAPACITY INCREASE OF 200%

Company’s Technology Investment Provides Near Infinite Scale to Growing Customer Base Los Angeles, CA – December 21, 2011 — Everbridge, Inc., the world’s recognized leader in emergency and incident notification solutions, today announced a major infrastructure expansion that includes a doubling of dedicated capacity and a new elastic infrastructure model. These investments will significantly increase […]

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Emergency Notifications Keep Virginia Tech Campus Informed During Crisis

Yesterday at Virginia Tech University, students were informed there was a gunman on campus just minutes after the police were called. Using Everbridge’s cutting-edge technology, which powers the “VT Alert” system, students and employees received the emergency notification at 12:36pm, just six minutes after a report came in to local law enforcement reporting a suspect […]

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Everbridge acquires technology innovator CloudFloor

Today brings exciting news for Everbridge! As of today, Everbridge has officially acquired the innovative cloud solutions company CloudFloor. This Boston-based technology company has pioneered the cloud management solutions market and developed tools that allow enterprises to manage and optimize their cloud infrastructures. “This acquisition is the first in Everbridge’s ten-year history, so it naturally […]

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