Mass notification emergency communication (MNEC) is an important part of any college campus, and if you can’t answer these questions you’re probably not prepared.
Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) is an international standard XML format that allows emergency messages to be distributed across multiple warning systems simultaneously, developed by the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS). In the United States, CAP is being used as the base technology for the comprehensive Integrated Public Alert and Warning System […]
Officials in Nassau County, N.Y. announced security upgrades designed to tighten school districts’ relationship with local law enforcement agencies. The upgrades allow the Nassau County Police Department to access school security cameras and give school officials a direct line of communication with police through a smartphone app, reports liherald.com. “This new comprehensive school security program […]
Forty nine school districts received more than $400,000 in grants for training and security equipment upgrades.
Following tips on how to purchase a security solution and researching which technologies already work can help colleges determine the ROI of their current or future technology investments.
University Business recognized Alertus Technologies as a having top products in 2016.
In order to reduce campus crime like domestic violence and sexual abuse, WVU implemented the LiveSafe app.
Safety apps that give students access to safety apps and enable them to contact emergency personnel quickly can keep them safe from harm during emergencies.
Issues or misinterpretations during communications can be security threats. Governance has potential to alleviate these risks.
This year’s EDUCAUSE will feature a seminar called “Best Practices in Emergency Mass Notification.”