Emergency Notification Systems and Crisis Communication – Blog

Omnilert Announces New Network Status Dashboard

Omnilert is pleased to introduce the new Network Status dashboard. This new resource allows customers to access live updates related to the Omnilert Network. The genesis was to provide full transparency to our customers and to fulfill our quest to be continually responsive to our customers’ needs and requests.

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News & Events, ENS Implementation & Management

Scott Howard

Getting it done right: “Proven Success Indicators”

When it comes to critical communications, just as flying an aircraft filled with hundreds of passengers, failure is not an option. There is no second chance to get it right.  So, when it’s crucial that your communications are received, can you be certain your organization will succeed? Ongoing performance testing and measuring all of the ‘moving parts’ of a system goes a long way toward reducing this risk. This is where Proven Success Indicators come in.

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ENS Implementation & Management

Eric Polovich

Expert Q&A: Christian Lanphere from Cambridge Health Alliance in MA

The ‘Expert Q&A’ series highlights the experiences of practitioners and thought-leaders in the field of Emergency Management & Response.

Christian Lanphere is the Director of Emergency Management & CHA Safety Officer for the Cambridge Health Alliance in Massachusetts.

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Expert Q&A, ENS Implementation & Management

Samantha Leland

Failure is not an option. It’s inevitable.

 Another clear case for multimodality.

Here’s a topic that can be uncomfortable for some to address, yet is too important to ignore:

Technology will fail.

Networks have outages.
Storms knock down phone lines.
Mobile carriers get overloaded.
Email gets delayed.
Power outages occur.
Cell towers get compromised.
ISPs have routing issues.

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ENS Implementation & Management, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Ara Bagdasarian

Expert Q&A: Country Security Manager Bryan Ayers from GE-Alstom Power

The ‘Expert Q&A’ series highlights the experiences of practitioners and thought-leaders in the field of Emergency Management & Response.

Bryan Ayers is the Country Security Manager for GE-Alstom Power. 

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Expert Q&A, ENS Implementation & Management, Emergency Planning & Preparation

Samantha Leland

Do You Scenario? How to Remove Emotion when Every Second Counts

There is a rapidly approaching twister forming just minutes away and you need to notify your community to seek shelter... NOW. Security cameras confirm that there is an active shooter in the lobby and it is imperative to warn the campus to lock-down for safety.

 

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ENS Implementation & Management, Emergency Planning & Preparation, Automating Emergency Notifications

Ara Bagdasarian

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