BlackBerry Expands Networked Crisis Comms Platform Availability in Europe; Guy Miasnik Comments

BlackBerryA BlackBerry business unit has expanded its networked crisis communications platform in Europe in an effort to support public safety.

AtHoc has made its platform available in Europe to address the need for secure communications for the cloud-based exchange of data in support of life safety and business continuity, the company said Tuesday.

AtHoc President Guy Miasnik said the technology works to comply with European data protection requirements.

The platform looks to enable on-site and remote communication across organizations in case an incident occurs and offers a mass notification service that works to deliver collaboration and situational awareness.

The networked crisis communications platform is available from BlackBerry’s Europe-based data centers.

You may also be interested in...


Nuxeo Obtains HITRUST CSF Certified Status for Content Mgmt Suite

The Health Information Trust Alliance has granted Nuxeo certified status for information security for its cloud-based content management tool offered through the Amazon Web Services platform.

Gremlins Dynetics

Dynetics Concludes Third Flight Test of Gremlins UAV for DARPA

A Dynetics-made unmanned aerial vehicle demonstrated autonomous and manual safety behaviors in a test flight series for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The Gremlins Air Vehicle, with its corresponding recovery system, performed seven hours of flight in November, at Utah-based Dugway Proving Ground, Dynetics, a Leidos subsidiary, said Wednesday.


HHS Taps Medallia to Help Augment Customer Experience in Health Services

Medallia will deliver user experience technology to help the Department of Health and Human Services address health-related public sector issues and augment key services for HHS customers. The company said Thursday it offers a government-tailored platform that helps agencies determine how to improve citizen experience based on feedback data.