February 2009
Urgent Communications;Feb2009, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports that the New York City Fire Department made a contract with the International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) to create a system for the collection and sharing of data. This system could prevent fires and protect firefighters and other responders when a fire takes place. The fire department formed the Coordinated Building Inspection and Data Analysis System to manage the predictive modeling and data analytics used for anticipating fire exposures.


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