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Using Mobile Dispatch Applications to Improve Field Operations and Agency Workflows

In this post, discover how our mobile public safety solutions seamlessly connect field officers and first responders to computer-aided dispatch data and task-specific information.

Keeping Them Safe: Connecting Citizens to Their Dispatch Lifeline

Every year, 911 call centers receive millions of calls from citizens using smartphones. However, many PSAPs still rely on ANI/ALI landline location information. In this post, Beth Harte discusses how Hexagon’s computer-aided dispatch system and RapidSOS' location accuracy technology work together to help PSAPs overcome this challenge.

How Smartphones and Handheld Devices Bring Efficiency to the Frontlines

Gone are the days of field officers and first responders being disconnected from dispatch the moment they step foot on the ground. In this post, our mobile products manager Waylon Kenning discusses how smartphones and mobile applications bring efficiency to public safety agencies.

Hexagon Heads to IACP 2018

The International Association of Chiefs of Police's annual conference and expo is right around the corner. In this post, Beth Harte highlights the in-booth presentations and public safety technology we will be showcasing at this year's event.

4 Change Management Principles for Embracing Mobile Technologies

Here are four change management principles to help your officers and first responders successfully transition to mobile technologies in the field.

How to Prepare Police Officers and First Responders for Mobile Technologies

Mobile technologies have the potential to transform how police and law enforcement agencies respond to calls, operate, and engage with the public. In this post, our mobile products manager Waylon Kenning shares a few ideas on how to prepare officers and first responders for mobile technologies.

Rethinking Control Rooms and Service Expectations in the Digital Age

In British APCO’s latest quarterly journal, Peter Prater writes about how control room supervisors and managers can successfully address changing service expectations and demands in the digital age.

Utilizing Mobile Solutions to Improve Fire Response

In this post, Pam Bernier discusses how mobile incident management solutions can help fire agencies improve response and operations. Bernier also highlights and recaps other topics covered in our recent webinar.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure Heads to Las Vegas for APCO 2018

APCO International’s 2018 Conference & Expo is right around the corner. Here’s a preview of the public safety solutions and technologies we're showcasing at this year’s event.

HxGN LOCAL Talk Series – How Convexis’ Rescuetrack Improves Daily Operations for Control Centers

How can control centers optimize resource coordination and cooperation with other centers? How can spatial databases be maintained more efficiently to benefit dispatch systems? These questions and more were the focus of our second HxGN LOCAL Talk event. Here’s a look at the event's topics, discussions, and outcomes.