Prepare Emergency Communications for Winter Break and Beyond
Posted on December 14, 2016
With a limited number of students, faculty and staff on campus during this time, it may not make sense to have the same emergency notification plan as the rest of the year.
Deliver Emergency Communications Inside Classrooms When It Counts
Posted on October 24, 2016
Learn why it is important to utilize communication channels beyond mobile calls or SMS text messages to reach people on campus with updated information.
Learn from the Best at Campus Safety West
Posted on August 5, 2016
Attendees will hear from leading safety and security experts, develop strategies and tactics to reduce risk and improve response and learn first-hand about best practices and procedures for emergency response.
7 Strategies for Clear Campus Communications During a Crisis
Posted on July 8, 2016
A recent article from the Washington Post highlighted the challenges colleges and universities face when communicating critical information during a crisis situation.
InformaCast Users Share Best Practices for Higher Education
Posted on May 19, 2016
Three longstanding higher education customers recently shared their expertise to outline best practices and innovative solutions for using InformaCast to mass notify a campus population.
Infographic: Uses of InformaCast in Higher Education
Posted on August 14, 2015
We surveyed our higher education customers regarding how they use InformaCast for emergency notification and other use cases.
University of Florida: Broadcast Alerts to Digital Displays
Posted on April 1, 2013
The University of Florida has used an InformaCast system to help them employ a multi-modal approach to emergency notification.
University of Florida Uses InformaCast to Reach Students through Multiple Platforms
Posted on September 21, 2012
Sending via SMS alone is insufficient for safety. The University of Florida details their multilayered approach to mass notification with InformaCast.
Integrating Mass Notification with Fire Alarm Systems
Posted on August 16, 2012
Ouachita Baptist University talks about implementing a layered approach to emergency notification, including integrating with the existing fire alarm system.
University of Florida Pleased with Speed of Emergency Alert System
Posted on February 17, 2012
UF added InformaCast software to send a message through several platforms, including email, social media and the school's website, at one time.