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Enabling Smarter Operational Resilience: What U.K. Water Utilities Can Learn from Other Sectors

Learning from other sectors has been a common theme in recent discussions across the U.K. water industry. In this post, Keston Morris discusses the benefits water utility companies could reap by adopting incident command practices used by public safety agencies to manage major incidents and events.

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.

Taking to the Streets for Safer Cities

Today’s cities strive for a safer, more effective transportation system for the traveling public. In this post, we discuss how collaboration between policymakers, engineers, and design technology contributes to safer streets and cities.

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.

Multi-Agency Coordination and Response Make Cities More Resilient

In this post, Michael Seah discusses how public safety agencies can overcome today’s big challenges using multi-agency coordination as well as other topics he’ll cover in our upcoming Safe Cities 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.

Decoding Smart and Safe Cites in India

Recently, Manoj Pandit participated in the “Decoding Smart Cities” panel discussion for India's The Economic Times. Here's a panel recap and video of Pandit discussing the value of data sharing, limitations of technology standardization, implementing best-of-breed technologies, and longer-term approaches to building smarter and safer cities across India.