November 20, 2020
When answering a 9-1-1 call, access to accurate and up–to–date map data is essential because seconds count. Fortunately, achieving the necessary quality map data needed for 9-1-1 can happen with just a few steps. Your steps involve assessing, improving, maintaining, and sharing your Geographic Information System (GIS) data to fulfill its mission critical role in current and future 9-1-1 systems.
November 16, 2020
GeoComm Selected by the State of Arkansas to Complete Next Generation 9-1-1 Statewide GIS Data Gap Analysis Project
“As we take the first steps toward our transition to Next Generation 9-1-1, we are extremely pleased to be working with GeoComm on refining and improving our state’s geospatial data. Their vast experience, knowledge, and success helping multiple other states across the nation complete this process made us confident that they could help us achieve success,” Shelby Johnson, State of Arkansas Geographic Information Officer.
October 13, 2020
GeoComm, a leading provider of geographic information and communication systems, has been awarded a Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) contract DIR-TSO-3441 for GeoComm’s public safety software.
October 12, 2020
GeoComm is pleased to announce its selection by the Missouri 911 Service Board for a Statewide Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) GIS Services Project aimed at helping the State prepare for a future NG9-1-1 implementation.
October 9, 2020
We are excited to announce our partnership with the Pennsylvania Northern Tier Consortium, a group of ten counties serving a population of over 650,000 people, and the North Central Region, a group of eleven Pennsylvania counties serving over 180,000 people. This work will expand on the statewide NG9-1-1 GIS Data GAP Analysis project GeoComm completed in late 2019 with the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA).
October 6, 2020
The National 911 Program describes the development of GIS data for use by NG9-1-1 systems as one of the largest impacts on the NG9-1-1 implementation cycle at the local level. Therefore, as local agencies work towards NG9-1-1 data readiness, it is imperative that GIS data meets the requirements of being available, high quality, and accurate. This local GIS data becomes one of the key pieces of Public Safety Location Intelligence™ as it is paramount to saving lives and property. Are you ready? Join Kathy Liljequist, GeoComm GIS Subject Matter Expert, as she discusses the GIS aspect of Public Safety Location Intelligence with public safety and GIS teams across the country.
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.
September 2, 2020
How accurate is the public safety map data in your community? Does your call taker, dispatcher, and first responder have the necessary data during those critical seconds? These are important questions GIS and 9-1-1 teams need to answer. Learn how we can help you lay a foundation for success through a GIS data assessment.
August 27, 2020
In 2019 the State of North Carolina and North Carolina 911 Board, joined a growing number of states entrusting GeoComm as their 9-1-1 GIS partner of choice to meet the demands of Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1). This case study overviews the steps completed to help prepare them for a future NG9-1-1 system implementation.