46 Articles Tagged Fletch

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E911’s Fatal Flaw is Lack of Location Data—How Avaya Breeze Can Solve

  • Markus Bornheim
  • September 28, 2016 | 6 minutes to read
  • The night of her husband's death, Alison Vroome did everything she knew to be right. She grabbed her phone, called 911 and told the operator…
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Kari’s Law Progress: Texas to implement new 911 Law

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • August 10, 2016 | 2 minutes to read
  • 983 days. 983 days since a little girl lost her mother after a brutal stabbing, because the motel she was staying in required her to…
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Avaya Chief Public Safety Architect Talks Kari’s Law, Life-Saving Policies

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 10, 2015 | 6 minutes to read
  • When Hank Hunt’s nine-year-old granddaughter saw her mother being stabbed in a Texas hotel room, she did exactly what she learned to do in the…
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Being READY for Disaster with Communications Solutions

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 2, 2014 | 15 minutes to read
  • Being ready for disaster includes keeping a business operating even when employees may be forced to work remotely. The Avaya SCOPIA solution offers real time…
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Hacking 911: Is the Genie out of the Bottle?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • August 25, 2014 | 3 minutes to read
  • For many years a level of frailty has existed in the nation's 911 network and its primary level of protection has been "security through obscurity".…
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Why 9-1-1 may NEVER work

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • July 31, 2014 | 5 minutes to read
  • After a brief hiatus spanning the past few weeks, I have had some time to reflect on the existing problems with emergency calling, and refocus…
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If You Dial 911, You Should Be Able to REACH SOMEONE

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • May 9, 2014 | 4 minutes to read
  •   “The greatest weapon on our arsenal is awareness. Once people learn of this problem, they want to help. So when you go back to…
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What's Avaya's Aura Virtualization Roadmap?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • February 7, 2014 | 5 minutes to read
  • Tac Berry is a senior product marketing manager at Avaya, with 3 decades of experience in marketing and business development in the voice and data…
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Kari's Lil' Hero

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 11, 2014 | 4 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File What makes a hero? What drives that special person to do that special…
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Hotel E911 Check-Up for Owners and Guests

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 5, 2014 | 6 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File Tragedy always brings out awareness. Would you know what to do if you…
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MLTS 9-1-1 Bad Practices

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • December 26, 2013 | 6 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File While many of the podcasts and lists that we create focus on how…
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Getting on Top of Over The Top

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • November 25, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File Technology changes on a daily basis. It seems that every week, someone comes…
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FCC Fines for Zombie Alerts?!

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • November 8, 2013 | 1 minute to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File Want more Technology, News and Information from Avaya? Be sure to check out…
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Top 10 Video Myths Revealed

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 13, 2013 | 10 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File Whether you open a newspaper or turn on the TV, Video Surveillance is…
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Police Claim Unlawful E911 Call Interception

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 6, 2013 | 4 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File on APN We all know at a very early age in the United…
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Seriously?? Open Source PBX's in the NG911 PSAP?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • September 20, 2013 | 14 minutes to read
  • This Avaya CONNECTED Blog is also available as an MP3 Audio File FLETCH: Hey, it's Fletch with the Avaya Podcast Network and we're sitting down…