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Water Scientists Reveal 10 ‘Golden Rules’ of Strategic Flood Management

May 23, 2014 - in Modeling, Planning, Water

With many families across the UK still dealing with the consequences of last winter’s flooding, the International Journal of River Basin Management has just published 10 ‘golden rules’ for strategic flood management (SFM). Written by an international…

GGP Helps Local Authorities Join Up Environmental Emergency Response Planning

February 21, 2014 - in Corporate, Emergency

GGP Systems is helping Local Authorities respond quicker to environmental disasters by sharing essential environmental data under the European Directive…

Esri and Witt O’Brien’s Introduce Online Platform for Contingency Planning and Response

May 7, 2013 - in Corporate, Emergency

Esri and Witt O'Brien's, LLC, have built a new GIS cloud service that will increase an organization's capabilities to prepare for, respond to, and recover…

Esri and Witt O'Brien's Introduce Online Platform for Contingency Planning and Response

May 7, 2013 - in Corporate, Emergency

Esri and Witt O'Brien's, LLC, have built a new GIS cloud service that will increase an organization's capabilities to prepare for, respond to, and recover from incidents. For the first time, emergency management personnel can visualize an integrated Incident…

Repelling Cyberattacks on Critical Infrastructure Requires

October 17, 2012 - in Uncategorized

Last week U.S. defense secretary Leon Panetta warned that critical infrastructure such as power grids or chemical plants could be inactivated or destroyed by a cyber attack, and he pledged that the U.S. would "defend the nation in cyberspace" as it does on…

DV Solutions Updates Visual Command Center Risk Visualization and Response Software

June 29, 2012 - in Analysis, Corporate, Emergency

IDV Solutions has updated Visual Command Center with new features to help security departments identify risks, interrogate threats, and initiate action. Visual Command Center is risk visualization and response software for protecting employees, assets, and…