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Thomas Crane

Thomas Crane is senior solutions consultant at Everbridge.

Takeaways from the DC-area WEA system test

When emergency managers across the National Capital Region sent a test message to 5.5 million people through the Wireless Emergency Alert system, they learned the value of multiplatform communications.

State & Local

The advantages of regional approaches to emergency notification

As multiple levels of government are often involved in responding to major incidents, agencies are banding together to develop a regional or statewide approach to critical communications.

State & Local

Lessons on emergency preparedness from the presidential inauguration

Fast, secure and reliable communication is critical for local emergency managers and law enforcement agencies responsible for major events.