AlertMedia: In order to keep everyone safe, no matter what device they are using in any part of the world, enterprise-level emergency notification solutions had to evolve to include any and all communication channels. Only a modern system can give organizations and employees peace of mind that they are protected and will be informed should an emergency or significant event occur.

AlertMedia Mass Comm Platform for Behavioral Health Providers

AlertMedia’s mass communication platform, a 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner, has been selected by Integral Care, a provider of community-based behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disability services, to equip...
With state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor location technology, streaming video calling, and call prioritization, Carbyne is set to be 9-1-1's most important upgrade in more than 40 years.

Carbyne Next-Gen 911 Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (See Video)

Carbyne, the Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Emergency Response for Fed/State/Local Government, is pleased to announce c-All has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program. A multi-awarded national...
Contraband cellphones have been an ongoing correctional security and public safety concern for federal, state and local correctional agencies across the country for some time, but federal officials may have an answer.

Micro-Jamming May Counter Criminal Threat of Contraband Cellphones

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has posted a detailed report of its findings from the Jan. 17, 2018 test of micro-jamming technology conducted at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI)...
The app allows users to track and report their location using the GPS already built into a smartphone. The Watchtower app also tracks critical vitals, such as heart rates and oxygen levels, during routine and strenuous situations, potentially saving lives. (Courtesy of DHS S&T)

New FREE App Tracks Locations & Vitals to Keep First Responders Safe

When first responders are on a mission, being able to quickly and easily track their locations and the locations of their fellow responders can be challenging, especially in situations where the...
Metis Secure produces notification beacons, emergency communications, and alerting management systems that help you respond much more quickly and effectively in an emergency.

Metis Secure Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Metis Secure, a wholly owned independent subsidiary of Desktop Alert, is pleased to announce they have been nominated to compete in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Metis Secure Solutions delivers software...
The world’s leading provider of Resilient PNT solutions, Orolia is also a European leader in delivering trusted technology solutions for critical programs such as the European GNSS system Galileo, and the European Commission's Horizon 2020 HELIOS project for next generation air, land, and sea search and rescue technology.

Orolia PNT Solutions for Military GPS/GNSS Challenges (Multi-Video)

Orolia, a Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Resilient PNT (Positioning, Navigation and Timing) Solution, is presenting its Assured PNT Solutions at the 2018 Eurosatory...
Mobile applications are reviewed via the DOD Mobility Unclassified Capability (DMUC) mobility application vetting process, which tests, validates, and verifies mobile applications against DOD security requirements.

3 Recent Improvements to the DOD Mobility Program (Learn More, Video)

More than 100,000 service members and civilians are using unclassified mobility solutions provided by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and that number is growing steadily, said Jake Marcellus, manager of...
Sailors stand watch in the Fleet Operations Center at the headquarters of U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet. U.S. Fleet Cyber Command serves as the Navy component command to U.S. Strategic Command and U.S. Cyber Command. U.S. 10th Fleet is the operational arm of Fleet Cyber Command and executes its mission through a task force structure. (Courtesy of U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist Samuel Souvannason)

Fleet Cyber Command New Inspections Focus on Readiness

U.S. Fleet Cyber Command's Office of Compliance and Assessment (OCA) launched its Command Cyber Operational Readiness Inspections (CCORI) program earlier this year, marking the first time this type of inspection will be...
By joining forces, two industry leaders will improve response in critical situations with effective mass communication and high-visibility display solutions.

Regroup & Inova Solutions Partner for Visual Alerts (See in Action, Videos)

Regroup Mass Notification, a proud competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards, and Inova Solutions, a leading provider of visual emergency communication solutions, have entered into a new integration partnership to facilitate mass...
A fragmented market and ecosystem mean it will take at least five years to get security to a meaningful level, explains Kevin Fogarty, technology editor at Semiconductor Engineering.

Why Industrial IoT (IIoT) Security Is So Difficult (Learn More, Videos)

By Kevin Fogarty, Semiconductor Engineering Despite the high risk of a market filled with billions of at least partially unprotected devices, it is likely to take five years or more to reach...