EnvoyWorldWide White Paper:  The Five Pillars of Emergency Communications Planning The pillars support emergency communications planning, which can fail if any one is not in place. They are best practices to ensure your initiatives pay off when incidents occur. Click HERE>>


The Changing Face of Domestic Terrorism How has this threat changed since September 11? There are at least five trends related to the changing threat of domestic terrorism. Here, Jennifer Brower examines those trends and what they mean for protecting the homeland. Click HERE>>



Move Buildings Underground for Security, Experts Say
We’re always trying to find ways to engineer buildings so they withstand tornados, hurricanes and more. But why bother? The answer could be right under our feet. Click HERE>>

US, Canadian Mayors Want to Delay Border Passport Law
Mayors in both the US and Canada want the government to delay its controversial plan requiring a passport to cross the border. But are they just putting off the inevitable? Click HERE>>

Agencies to Teach Cybersecurity Protection
With so much of the nation’s critical infrastructure in the hands of private industry, it makes sense the DHS train companies in cybersecurity. But do companies need the help? Click HERE>>

DHS Renovates Ready.gov
The DHS is revamping its emergency preparedness campaign as it makes over its flagship Ready.gov website. Will the changes help get the message to the public? Click HERE>>

Small Firms at Big Risk for Information Theft
Data breaches at big companies seem to be in the news almost weekly. But a report suggests small companies are even more vulnerable – and few know what to do about it. Click HERE>>

Homeland Security Names Privacy Officer
The cybersecurity chief position is still unfilled, but the DHS is starting to plug some of its personnel holes as it names a new chief privacy officer. Is a cyber-chief next? Click HERE>>

"101 Uses for Emergency Notification"
- New E-Book details automated crisis communication scenarios by industry and job function. Each scenario includes suggested responses and actions. Sponsored by MessageOne.
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PLYLOX™ Commercial Hurricane Window Clips. NEW!
The ingenious, inexpensive and non-destructive way to protect your windows from high winds and airborne debris. Installed in seconds, the clips require no drilling, nails, screws or adhesive. Click HERE>>

Navigate the Unexpected with Confidence! Business resilience starts with assessing your real risks. Learn the six-step process to building a successful risk management framework for your organization. Register for R&A’s Sept 7 Risk Management Webinar. Click HERE>>


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We are offering you the unique opportunity to participate in a survey conducted by Virtual Corporation that will compare your Incident Management, Business Recovery and Disaster Recovery rehearsal/testing practices to other companies’. All participants in this valuable study will receive the results, which are worth several thousand dollars. To participate, you need to have a minimum of 1,000 call center seats (total) with at least one domestic call center location. To participate in this survey or preview the questions, please contact Margaret Langsett, Executive Vice President of Virtual Corporation either at 973-426-1444 or by email: mlangsett@virtual-corp.net.

New Grab & Go Concept from Roadpost Simplifies Emergency Satellite Communications
Toronto, ON – Roadpost Inc. has made emergency portable satellite communications easier with the launch of the “Grab & Go” Emergency kit. The kit - which includes an Iridium satellite handset, extra batteries and a solar charger bundled in a rugged, waterproof and shockproof carrying case - allows for easy to deploy communications solutions during crisis situations. It provides quick access to portable satellite services with little disruption to business operations. www.roadpost.com/aboutus/news/press_releases/2006_0718.asp

Lakeview Technology Announces MIMIX® CBU Express™ for IBM® Capacity BU Edtn
Oakbrook Terrace, IL – Lakeview recently announced its MIMIX CBU Express offering for the enhanced IBM Capacity Backup (CBU) Edition server. Lakeview provides a continuum of protection, from DR to high availability. The MIMIX CBU Express offering enables IBM CBU Edition users to benefit from Lakeview’s lineup of high availability and disaster recovery solutions.
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