In many ways, a mass notification system needs to be more than just another way to communicate with employees or residents in the event of an emergency. It needs to be an impossibly reliable, incredibly functional and unflinchingly versatile solution you can depend on when you need it the most. In a crisis situation, absolutely every second counts – people need to know what is going on, what they need to do and how things are changing in real-time.
There is certainly no shortage of mass notification system vendors available to work with in the market today, but this in and of itself presents a fair number of challenges. If you really want to make sure that you’re picking the right provider to meet your needs, there are a few key things you’ll need to keep in mind.
The Key Elements of Mass Notification Solutions
When choosing any type of mass notification solution to act as the backbone of your communications infrastructure, there are a few essential features that you must look for. These include but are not limited to:
The Important Questions to Ask Your Vendors
With these key features in mind, there are also a number of important questions that you must ask your vendors before deciding which particular company to partner with:
The OnSolve Approach
At OnSolve, our mass notification and communication solutions are designed to meet your needs and exceed your expectations every time we’re given the opportunity to do so. We understand that every industry is different, each with its own unique notification and alerting needs. The type of critical information that you’re sharing and how you’re sharing it may vary depending on whether you’re a Federal, State or Local agency, a large Enterprise or a small-to-medium-sized business – but the need to get that information out as quickly as possible will never waver.
This is why we offer a variety of solutions for you to choose from depending on those more specific needs, like our MIR3 Complete Critical Event Management solution for Enterprise environments and CodeRED, a mass notification and alerting system for any agency with rapidly moving, dynamic environments.
Deciding on a mass notification system vendor can be overwhelming. Whether you are looking to replace a current system, re-evaluating what is in the market, or deciding on a vendor for the first time, it may seem challenging to narrow down the choices.Download The Comparison
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