Cloud-Based Platform Poised to Help Organizations Better Manage Threats

Centrallo Corporation, creator of Groupdolists, a cross-platform SaaS solution to help teams on the front-lines responsible for safeguarding employees, facilities and assets, has announced that it has raised $1.5 million dollars. The seed round includes funding from Responder Ventures and a number of individuals including Bruce Blythe, Chairman of R3

Powerful Pre- and Post-Conference Sessions Scheduled for 2018

Organizers have scheduled an extremely well-round pre- and post-conference session track incorporating highly interactive, focused sessions for the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference. Topics have been chosen to give attendees the chance to earn additional CEAPs. Business continuity and resiliency professionals, both experienced practitioners and those climbing the ranks, have the

Case Studies Track to Feature Proven Ideas, Challenges, Lessons Learned

Twenty sessions and workshops have been scheduled for the featured Case Studies track at the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference. The exchange of practical ideas that can help solve critical problems or improve the efficiency or effectiveness of an overall BCM program will be on full display as practitioners share

Communicating Clearly in a Crisis

In order to communicate information to all affected parties in the event of a data breach, pre-defined messaging and tailored responses are needed to effectively support any crisis management program. The communication must be instantaneous and precise, which requires sufficient preparation deliver immediate, appropriate in times of crisis. Will your company

Advanced Mobile Weather Monitoring Technology Puts Data Where You Are

By Glen Denny, Baron Services, Inc. — One of the biggest challenges in weather forecasting has always been alerting people who are away from home of severe weather threats. The radio was for years the primary viable method of doing so, but a radio can only give listeners so much

Fusion Expands European Operations with Additions to UK Sales Staff

Business resilience solution provider Fusion Risk Management has announced the addition of two senior sales executives who will be based in the United Kingdom as it expands its European operations to meet the rapidly growing demand for business continuity and risk management solutions on the continent. The new executives, Derek McGee

Top Five Steps for Communicating with Executives

Communication is the key for risk management professionals to engage leadership, become trusted partners and strategic advisors, according to RIMS’ new professional report “The Top Five Steps for Communicating with Executives.” The newly released RIMS report features real accounts offered by risk professionals. Contributors shared challenges, opportunities and successful strategies for

OnSolve Adds Social Media Enhancement to CodeRED Launcher Application

OnSolve, a global provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based critical communication solutions for enterprise, SMB, and government clients, has announced the addition of social media updates to its existing CodeRED Launcher mobile application. This new feature, provided at no additional cost, allows clients to send social media updates directly to linked Twitter and

2017 Worst Year on Record for US Environmental Disasters

According to figures compiled by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States experienced 16 weather and climate disasters during 2017. Losses for each disaster exceeded $1 billion and the new total of approximately $306 billion made it the costliest year on record for the US. The biggest disaster instances