SPRINGFIELD, Va. (June 24, 2015) – Spok, Inc. today announced that it will demonstrate its emergency response technologies and solutions at the National Emergency Number Association’s (NENA) annual conference taking place June 27 to July 2 in Denver, Colo. Some of the Spok® solutions available include industry-leading, next-generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) and enhanced 9-1-1 (E9-1-1), public safety answering point call-taking and dispatch console, emergency notification, and critical alerting.
“Spok has taken a major step toward helping our customers on their path to next-generation 9-1-1 by adding the highly advanced Solacom Guardian solution to the Spok® Safety Connect software suite,” said Terry Eby, Spok public safety product line manager. “We can now provide our customers with an integrated solution that gives them a smooth transition to next-generation technology and the enhanced response capabilities it provides.”
Spok solutions also offer exceptional security capabilities and accreditations. Spok contact center, call recording and quality management, emergency notification, and 9-1-1 console solutions have passed the rigorous Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) certification and are listed under the Department of Defense’s Unified Capabilities Approved Products List. This accreditation means these solutions provide the level of security and interoperability required by the U.S. Government and the U.S. Military.
“An increasing number of public safety organizations now rely on Spok for critical communication solutions because of our reliability, security, and product innovations,” said Vincent D. Kelly, president and chief executive officer of Spok Holdings, Inc. “We are excited to demonstrate our newly expanded suite of emergency response capabilities at NENA so others can take advantage of these solutions to improve the safety of their citizens.”