Countdown To Federal E911 Legislation: Illinois

The FCC adopted a Report and Order on August 1, 2019. These regulations, which provide rules for Kari's Law and Ray Baum's Act, may be more stringent than current Illinois E911 legislation. 

What Do Haleyville, Alabama, the National Association of Fire Chiefs, and the Murder of Kitty Genovese Have in Common?

It's hard to fathom a time when calling 9-1-1 wasn't an option. Today, nearly 99% of people across the US have access to dialing this ubiquitous number. However, it has only been a little over fifty years since the first 9-1-1 call was successfully placed in Haleyville, Alabama. 

Talking Cisco Live with Ken Rosko

The phrase “Cisco Live” has been floating around the office lately, and I decided to get the inside scoop. I sat down with Ken Rosko, our VP of Business Development, self described king of the universe and resident Cisco Live pro, to talk about the biggest event of the year.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

John Oliver recently covered the myriad problems the emergency response community faces.  Although we are excited to see 911 getting coverage in the headlines, we couldn't help but feel we should address some of the points made in the video. RedSky Director of Public Safety, Jerry Eisner, took John..