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How the Cloud will Transform Disaster Recovery Services? Achieve advanced DR recovery times at a more affordable, subscription-based price. Your business can't afford downtime. Find out how the cloud will support your organization and ensure your data is protected. Click HERE>>

Interoperable Communications: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going?
It has been the focus of many DHS projects and grant dollars. Yet, it's hard to believe we're still looking for ways in which to effectively communicate with each other in a disaster. Tim Bonno writes. Click HERE>>

  • Win a Free BlackBerry Smartphone-Your Choice of Model!
    The Disaster Resource GUIDE is conducting a survey on smartphone usage and security. Have you lost your smartphone before? Ever used it during an emergency? Suggestions for improvements? Complete the survey-two phones (your choice of model) are being given away! Click HERE>>
  • A Photocopier Never Forgets
    You know all those official documents authorities sometimes want copies of? Guess what: The photocopier stores them all. Click HERE>>
  • Ash Cloud Lessons for EU
    Critics of how the European Union has handled the post-volcanic disruption to airspace say Europe needs better crisis management. Click HERE>>
  • Kudos for Accurate Katrina Reporting
    A group of Katrina advocates for accurate reporting of the levee failures in New Orleans is writing letters to thank the journalists who got it right. Click HERE>>
  • Beware the Coffee Breach
    Under the noses of unsuspecting coffee shop patrons, their unprotected data is vulnerable to anyone tapping into Wi-Fi hot spots. Click HERE>>
  • Responders Drill for Forest Fire Season
    The men and women who undergo grueling training for Alberta's forest fire season have a drier, tougher summer ahead. Click HERE>>
  • Hackers Create Jobs
    Economic difficulty has left companies with minimal security resources and too much data vulnerability. Better times are creating mega jobs for security professionals. Click HERE>>

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CPM 2010 West.
Las Vegas: May 11 - 13. This training event will provide you with a complete risk management education, as well as opportunities to network with your peers. Traditionally, over 60 sessions on key issues and strategies. Click HERE>>

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Everbridge Selected by CityCenter for Emergency Notification
Los Angeles, CA - CityCenter, an 18-million-square foot, $8.5 billion gaming, entertainment, retail, hotel, and resort destination that opened in December 2009, has implemented the Everbridge Aware® emergency notification system to ensure critical communications during unforeseen business disruptions. CityCenter is a joint venture of MGM MIRAGE and Infinity World Development Corp, a subsidiary of Dubai World. Click HERE>>

National Flood Workshop, October 24 - 26: Houston, TX
The purpose of the workshop is to bring together various agencies, emergency managers, academia, and professionals from across the nation to encourage dialogue on the various aspects of flooding. This includes the meteorological and hydrological conditions before, during, and after flood events, technological advancements being made in remote data acquisition, flood modeling, and regulations and requirements in flood mitigation and floodplain management. Click HERE>>

Main Line Health Awards Managed Services Contract to SunGard
Wayne, PA - Main Line Health (MLH), a non-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs, has awarded a contract to SunGard Availability Services to provide managed services for its primary data center. SunGard will also deliver remote managed IT services across Main Line Health's four acute care hospitals - Bryn Mawr, Lankenau, Paoli and Riddle - as well as Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital and 21 other locations. Click HERE>>



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