December 9, 2020
On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020, GeoComm and RapidSOS hosted a webinar titled Advancing Location Intelligence: Accessing Indoor Maps from RapidSOS Portal. GeoComm’s John Brosowsky, Vice President of Innovation and RapidSOS’ Karin Marquez, Senior Director of Public Safety sat down to discuss: why now is the right time to equip 9-1-1 call takers and emergency responders with indoor location intelligence, the value indoor maps offer when combined with improved 9-1-1 caller location coordinates and Esri’s industry-leading mapping technology, and how to leverage location intelligence through RapidSOS Portal to create unprecedented situational awareness.
September 25, 2020
Today, most people expect that 9-1-1 call centers can pinpoint their exact location during emergency calls, even inside of buildings. But you do not have to look far to find high profile cases where challenges locating 9-1-1 callers indoors have contributed to increased emergency response times, and even tragic outcomes.
September 22, 2020
GeoComm Announces Public Safety Location Intelligence ™ Mapping Platform Unlocking Lifesaving Potential of Indoor Maps
GeoComm, a leading provider of Public Safety Location Intelligence ™, is excited to announce the availability of GeoComm Maps in early 2021. GeoComm Maps is a public safety mapping platform that is designed to unlock the critical lifesaving potential of indoor maps for 9-1-1 call takers and emergency responders.
August 20, 2020
As an Esri Platinum Partner, we are excited to share The Forrester Wave™: Location Intelligence Platforms, Q2 2020 Report which names Esri as a leader in location intelligence. Download a complete copy of the report and learn how location intelligence can support your business needs and transform your organization.
August 17, 2020
By now you have probably heard the statistic that today approximately 80 percent of all 9-1-1 calls originate from mobile phones. More and more people are forgoing wireline telephone service and are relying on mobile phone service exclusively. Indoor maps are needed to fully unlock the life-saving potential of indoor geodetic positions of mobile phones during 9-1-1 calls that the industry has worked so hard for to create.
July 30, 2020
GeoComm, a leading provider of public safety GIS systems, is excited to offer Indoor Mapping services aimed at empowering law enforcement, fire, and medical responders by providing a visual representation of indoor spaces for key buildings in their response areas.
July 14, 2020
Location is the most important piece of information in an emergency. With over 80 percent of 911 calls coming from cell phones—many of them from citizens located indoors—it is critical that first responders have accurate information on where incidents are occurring. This partnership provides accurate caller location and other critical data through the context of indoor maps, creating an advanced view of the emergency.