Kansas- Statewide ESInet Progress

The State of Kansas continues to make great progress on their goal of creating a statewide ESInet , including NextGen Core Services. Since signing on with AT&T in April of 2017, the Kansas 911 Coordinating Council , has done a great job of connecting counties to the network. Unfortunately, the majority of states have not […]

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60 Minutes and 9-1-1

You may have watched the interview last night on 60 Minutes. The former head of the FBI Cyber Crime Unit, Mike Christman, was interviewed on the topic of Ransomware. Scott Pelley made the statement “you’re waiting for the day that somebody says we have the 9-1-1 system of a major city held hostage and we […]

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Cyber Security Buyer – Be Aware

Unfortunately for those responsible for protecting critical infrastructure such as 9-1-1, Cybersecurity can be a very complex topic. I would like to provide part of a recent LinkedIn post by Chris Roberts :“Starting with the simple stuff: Know thyself: Why are you looking? (Proactive, Understanding or Oh-Sh*t moment) What are you looking for? (Product, partner, […]

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