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RedSky is the leading provider of E911 software solutions to the enterprise market with more customers, technology and experience than any other provider.
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RedSky Technologies Sep 20
A little more Latin! EMERGENCY: "Unforeseen occurrence requiring immediate attention," 1630s, from Latin emergens, present participle of emergere "to rise out or up" (emerge). Or from emerge + -ency. As an adjective by 1881.
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RedSky Technologies Sep 18
A little Latin anyone? Location: Borrowed from Latin locatio, locationis (“a placing”), from locare (“to place, put, set, let”), from locus (“a place”). Make sure you know your Locatio!
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RedSky Technologies Sep 13
What Canadian City Pioneered an Emergency Telephone System? Winnipeg, Manitoba, introduced a central emergency telephone # to report all types of emergencies in the city. Set up 1959, used 9-9-9 as its easy-to-remember emergency code.
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RedSky Technologies Sep 11
In rememberance: Of the 2,977 victims killed in the September 11 attacks, 412 were emergency workers in NYC who responded to the World Trade Center. This incl.: 343 firefighters (including a chaplain and two paramedics) of the NYC Fire Dept (FDNY)
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RedSky Technologies Sep 6
New Work @ Home Program?: 86% of surveyed said they preferred to work alone to “hit max productivity.” And, 2/3 of managers say employees who work remotely increase their overall productivity. E911 protection at home office, too!
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RedSky Technologies Sep 4
Americans who telecommute for work are doing so for increased amounts of time. Gallup Survey: 2012 - 2016, the number of people working remotely four or five days a week rose from 24 percent to 31 percent. Using an enterprise device?
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RedSky Technologies Aug 30
9-1-1 Call ROUTING: What’s an ELIN? Emergency Location Identification Number, is a North America Dialing Plan phone #: may represent 1 or more phone ext. for locating a caller who dialed 911 from a Multi-Line Telephone System.
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RedSky Technologies Aug 28
9-1-1 Call ROUTING: What’s a PSAP? A public-safety answering point (PSAP), is a call center in US & Canada responsible for answering calls to an emergency telephone number for police, firefighting, & ambulance services.
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RedSky Technologies Aug 23
911 outside the US? 999 is used in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, the UK, many British territories & others. 112 is the emergency # used in the EU and other countries. 000: Australia. 100: India. Now You Know!
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RedSky Technologies Aug 21
On February 16, 1968, Alabama Senator Rankin Fite made the first 911 call in the US in Haleyville, Alabama. The Alabama Telephone Company carried the call. A week later, Nome, Alaska, implemented a 911 system.
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RedSky Technologies Aug 16
1967: FCC met with ATT to establish universal emergency number. Short and easy and never been used for office code, area code or service code, 911 was chosen.
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RedSky Technologies Aug 14
Prior to 1968, there was no standard emergency number. So how did 911 become one of the most recognizable numbers in the United States? Stay tuned to find out on Thursday!
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RedSky Technologies Aug 9
A cliché (seen as early as 1926) used by property experts: the three most important factors in determining the desirability of a property are "location, location, location". Knowing YOUR location is REALLY desirable when dialing 911!
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RedSky Technologies Aug 7
Watch your Six does indeed mean watch your back. It refers to the 6 position on a clock face. If you were standing in the center of a clock face, facing the 12 position, the 6 position is immediately behind you. Would emergency response know your SIX?
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RedSky Technologies Aug 2
Envision yourself happy and content with all your E911 needs covered. Now open your eyes. Behold, RedSky. Cover all E911 needs in one easy to understand monthly per user model.
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RedSky Technologies Jul 31
Before 911 became the emergency number, the numerology 911 has been one of good fortune, guardianship, altruism, and positive change. Bring about positive change and protection for your enterprise...
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RedSky Technologies Jul 27
Great to see Eliseo, Jacob, and Chopa, part of the RedSky team, with our 333 N. Michigan folks, out enjoying the beautiful Chicago Riverwalk!
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RedSky Technologies Jul 26
Connecticut state law still holds that a legally labeled pickle must be able to bounce. But not all CT laws are so crazy. There's E911 legislation in place to protect employees, your most valuable asset. Read about E911 for your state…
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RedSky Technologies Jul 24
In Ark., you can't honk your horn near a sandwich shop after 9 pm. And, Enterprise Comm. Server operators must deliver to the PSAP phone # & street addr. of any phone used to place a 911 call. Common sense Law! .. E911 Leg. for your state
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RedSky Technologies Jul 19
Work at Home? Road Warrior? They still work for you, just not in the office. Make sure they are covered if they dial 9-1-1 from their enterprise device.
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