InformaCast Service Levels

Explore InformaCast's three service levels to find the right solution for your organization. 

 

Emergency & Mass Notification System

InformaCast Advanced

Send a mass notification to on-premises devices throughout your building or campus.

Explore Advanced

Text Alert & Emergency Notification System

InformaCast Mobile

Use a mobile app or web console to distribute a mass notification to mobile devices that reach people away from their desks or outside the building.

Explore Mobile

Emergency Notification System Solutions

InformaCast Fusion

Provide the most complete coverage with IT alerting notifications that reach people on-premises and on mobile devices.

Explore Fusion

 

Find the Right Solution

InformaCast offers three service levels beyond Basic Paging to enhance the speed and reach of your communications. InformaCast Advanced reaches devices within a building or campus. InformaCast Mobile utilizes a mobile app and web console to reach people on their mobile devices, and InformaCast Fusion provides the best of both worlds, bringing together the ability to reach mobile and on-premises devices from a single interface. See the capabilities of each emergency notification system below to determine which is the best fit for you.

 

Emergency Mass Notification System

    Basic*   

Emergency & Mass Notification System

   Mobile   

Text Alert & Emergency Notification System

 Advanced 

Emergency Notification System Solutions

 Fusion  

 Send Text and/or Audio From:
  Desk phones  X1   X X
  Web console   X X X
  iOS or Android mobile app   X   X
  Other systems     X X
 
 Send Text and/or Audio To:
  Cisco IP phones  X1   X X
  Desk phones        X2
  Mobile phones   X   X
  SMS text   X   X
  Phone calls   X   X
  Push notifications   X   X
  Email   X X X
  IP speakers and clocks     X X
  Analog paging system     X X
  Computer desktops     X X
  Twitter     X X
  Facebook   X   X
  Digital signage     X X
  Internet of Things     X X
 
 Automatically Broadcast Notifications for:
  Outbound calls to 911     X  X*
  Incoming severe weather (via CAP)   X X X
  Conference call collaboration   X X X
  Cisco Webex Teams   X  X   X*
  Microsoft Teams       X
  Night bell     X  X*
  School bells     X X
 
 Event Management
  Message confirmation and escalation   X X X
  Command Center   X   X
  Geo-location and boundary triggers    X   X
  Monitor events in real-time   X   X
  Active shooter barricades       X
 
 Architecture Type
  Onsite virtual appliance X   X X
  Cloud server   X    
  Hybrid cloud architecture       X
  Internet survivability   X   X
  Hardware appliance       X
  WAN survivability       X

 

Exclusively for Cisco UCM, users can participate in making and receiving live audio pages to Cisco IP phones,
and can reach up to 50 Cisco IP phones at the same time with Basic Paging.
 Phones capable of listening for an audio stream sent over a multicast IP address and port

* Exclusively for Cisco UCM