Category Archives: Emergency Response

Our Lightning-Fast Weather Alerts Save Lives

Our advanced severe weather alerts — powered by our exclusive Total Lightning Network — are featured in this new video that’s part of Intel’s Inspiring a Better Future campaign. Watch and get an inside look at our early warning technology … Continue reading

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Weather Watching the Final Four

Are you ready for the big dance? We are proud to be supporting the Atlanta-Fulton County Emergency Management Agency with weather information and breaking updates during the NCAA® Men’s Final Four® basketball championship at the Georgia Dome, Fan Fest events … Continue reading

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A flood of real-time data for severe weather alerts

Officials in Georgia’s Fulton County are always on the lookout for severe weather events like tornadoes and lightning storms. Networks of sensors and Intel-based servers turn real-time data into just-in-time alerts. Fast-moving storms move through the Atlanta metropolitan area, generating … Continue reading

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Local Data Powers IBM’s Deep Thunder

– by John Bosse, Director of Energy & Government Services, Earth Networks Through our partnership with IBM, Earth Networks had been providing data from our global weather network for use in IBM’s Deep Thunder project. For the initiative, we have … Continue reading

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Disaster Management and the Importance of Public-Private Partnerships

– by John Bosse, Director of Energy & Government Services, Earth Networks Organizers are calling this month’s International Disaster Conference & Expo (IDCE) in New Orleans “the first major global gathering of public and private sector professionals from all disciplines … Continue reading

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