Public Safety NEWS
Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM) and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people safe and businesses running, today announced the acquisition of NC4, a leading global provider of threat intelligence solutions that empower businesses, government organizations, and communities to assess and disseminate risk data and information to manage and mitigate the impact of critical events.
In a joint exercise, the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA, together with local law enforcement agencies, took part in a simulation exercise to test emergency preparedness in the event of a large-scale threat. NC4’s E Team® solution was at the forefront of this exercise, providing comprehensive, real-time situational awareness to assist emergency responders.
NC4® announced today a contract award with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to support California's public health and medical emergency response activities. NC4 worked with the CDPH to develop strategic software offering incident command and real-time data to assist them in their efforts to protect the public health and shape positive health outcomes for individuals, families, and communities in the Golden State.
NC4® has been recognized as an Emergency Incident Management Systems champion by Info-Tech Research Group. Info-Tech Research Group Vendor Landscape reports recognize outstanding vendors in the technology marketplace. Assessing vendors by the strength of their offering and their strategy for the enterprise, Info-Tech Research Group Vendor Landscapes pay tribute to the contribution of exceptional vendors in a particular category.
NC4® announced today the general availability of its Release 9.7 E Team™ solution. The E Team solution provides EOCs with the ability to quickly geolocate life-saving resources during emergencies and disasters, and to share real-time information and reports expediently across their Emergency Management operations. The E Team solution is widely used across much of the United States and Canada to enhance situational awareness with its common operating picture, increasing the efficiency and accuracy of incident and recovery information.
NC4® announced today that the City of Dallas Office of Emergency Management (OEM) will fully engage the services of NC4 and expand their usage of the E Team solution. E Team provides the Dallas OEM with a common operating picture that enables vital information sharing across the region and helps expedite the response/recovery times during emergencies and disasters. The ability to quickly and easily share vital information through the E Team solution increases the efficiency and accuracy of threat, incident and recovery information.
Protect & serve more effectively with powerful technology solutions
NC4® has developed powerful online public safety technology solutions that provide a common operating picture for public safety organizations and first responders and improve how they collect, manage, share, and disseminate information, fight crime, mitigate risks, and manage emergency situations.
These robust, field-proven technology-based solutions that are currently used in the public sector by numerous federal, state, and local agencies in homeland security, emergency management, and law enforcement disciplines.
NC4 has been closely involved in the emergency management community for more than 15 years, providing robust technology solutions that enable multiple jurisdictions to work seamlessly across boundaries to prepare for, prevent, respond to, and recover from planned and unplanned events. Our solutions provide interoperability across systems and have been operationally proven supporting national special security events, Olympics, World Series, Super Bowls, hurricanes, floods, U.S. Presidential Inaugurations, and many other cross jurisdictional events.
NC4 safety and security solutions bring the emergency management community a common operating picture and resource management tools in a secure, web-accessible application. Benefits include:
- Speed reimbursement with real-time resource tracking
- Enhanced situational awareness by having a common operating picture based on real-time, historical and GIS mapping data, incident information, and shared information
- Supports industry interoperability standards including ICS, CAP, NWEM, HAVE, EDXL, NIEM, and NIEM Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs)
- Secure Managed Services or on-premise options
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Business Continuity solutions.
Internal and external factors can create risks that can affect healthcare facilities and organizations, which can quickly impact operations. When crises strike, healthcare facilities, operations, and employees must carry on in spite of what may be occurring near and around them. Immediate situational awareness and the ability to collaborate among the various business units in your healthcare organization can mean the difference between success and failure.
NC4’s health and hospital technology solutions relieve some of the pressures from unknown variables so your team can focus on continuing to deliver vital healthcare services to the public and your patients. Our cyber solutions provide real-time situational awareness and intelligence focused on what your threats are,where they are in relation to your facilities, and a common operating picture of regional surge capacities. Knowing exactly what the crisis is in near real-time, increases your ability to quickly enact your plans, and the ability to easily collaborate enables you to synchronize with both your internal players and external partners.
NC4's healthcare solutions provide the following benefits:
- Real-time situational awareness and intelligence about both cyber threats and physical threats in relation to your facilities that automatically populates in your Crisis Management System
- Common Operating Picture populated with real-time crisis information
- GIS, reporting, and dashboards let you visualize information in a more contextual way
- Key personnel have immediate situational awareness on the crisis impacting your organization and facilities
- Integration with other key systems
- HICS forms readily available for responders
- Automated reports for managers and healthcare executives
- Maintain real-time awareness of critical assets that are shared between facilities in a crisis
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Health & Hospital solutions.
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