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Pentagon Force Protection Agency Renews AtHoc Crisis Comms Tech Contract

The Pentagon Force Protection Agency has awarded a BlackBerry division a potential four-year contract to help the agency expand deployment of a suite of crisis communications applications at the Defense Department. AtHoc said Tuesday its Networked Crisis Communications Suite will support about 37,000 users throughout the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Defense Security Services and …

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BlackBerry Receives VA Crisis Comms Platform Order; John Chen Comments

BlackBerry has received a $20 million order to deliver a communications platform for the Department of Veterans Affairs' notification and personnel accountability systems in an effort to help protect employees and contractors during crises. The company's AtHoc networked crisis communication system will work to centralize response activities and provide real-time status …

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DC Public Transportation Agency to Adopt BlackBerry AtHoc Emergency Communication System

Washington, D.C.’s public transportation agency has chosen a BlackBerry division to implement a unified network for agency personnel, first responders and local emergency organizations to communicate in the event of a crisis. BlackBerry said Tuesday the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority will use AtHoc‘s Connect alerting and crisis communication platform to distribute information to and from Metro’s enterprise monitoring, …

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Dave Acevedo: AtHoc Lands 2-Year Army Contract Extension for Emergency Mass Alert Systems

AtHoc has been awarded a two-year contract extension to continue to provide unified mass notification systems for U.S. Army installations worldwide as part of the Leidos-led Emergency Management Modernization Program. Under the contract, the military branch will continue to use AtHoc's IWSAlerts platforms to send crisis information and emergency alerts to …

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