46 Articles Tagged Fletch

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

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

  • Markus Bornheim
  • September 28, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 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…
Texas to implement Kari’s Law, a new 911 law on Sept 1, 2016

Kari’s Law Progress: Texas to implement new 911 Law

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • August 10, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Avaya Chief Public Safety Architect Talks Kari’s Law, Life-Saving Policies

  • Luke Stangel
  • December 10, 2015 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Being READY for Disaster with Communications Solutions

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 2, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Hacking 911: Is the Genie out of the Bottle?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • August 25, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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".…

Why 9-1-1 may NEVER work

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • July 31, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

If You Dial 911, You Should Be Able to REACH SOMEONE

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • May 9, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

What's Avaya's Aura Virtualization Roadmap?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • February 7, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Kari's Lil' Hero

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 11, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Hotel E911 Check-Up for Owners and Guests

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • January 5, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 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…

MLTS 9-1-1 Bad Practices

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • December 26, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Getting on Top of Over The Top

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • November 25, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…

FCC Fines for Zombie Alerts?!

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • November 8, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Top 10 Video Myths Revealed

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 13, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Police Claim Unlawful E911 Call Interception

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • October 6, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…

Seriously?? Open Source PBX's in the NG911 PSAP?

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • September 20, 2013 | Estimated reading time: 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…