Text comms in a storm
GCN Tech brief
- By Brad Grimes
- Aug 16, 2006
With the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina looming, Jefferson Davis Parish in Louisiana recently deployed the Roam Secure Alert Network
from Roam Secure Inc.
of Arlington, Va. (www.roamsecure.net)
. RSAN is an emergency text-based communication system for citizen notification and first-responder communication. By logging into a Web site, parish residents can be alerted during a crisis or receive routine communication from the local government.