Public Safety

Three recommendations to strengthen agency crisis management plans


During a crisis, clear communication and situational awareness is key. Pairing modern software tools with organizational processes will help agencies protect their workforce.

How agencies can deliver the right alerts, to the right employees, during emergencies


Cloud-based tools are giving agency leaders better situational awareness during critical events to keep dispersed employees safe and informed.

Keeping the workforce safe and informed during critical events, with cloud-based tools


Software tools can improve how leaders communicate with employees during emergencies and other events as agencies adapt to an increasingly mobile workforce.

Tests of wildfire-tracking AI are just months away, JAIC says


The goal is to produce hourly updates to crews instead of the daily wildfire maps that are the current standard.

NIST’s new public-safety tech challenge comes with $2.2 million in potential prizes


The challenge will include 10 in-person coding events in 10 cities across the country this fall.

Microsoft brings Azure Government to the ‘tactical edge’


Microsoft's new products will bring the Azure Government cloud to austere, connectivity-limited environments.