Mass Notification's New Role

Ritchey, Diane
June 2011
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2011, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p34
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The article focuses on role of mass notification system in ensuring student safety during a life-threatening emergency. It says that the Duke University tested its DukeALERT mass notification system, which involved the sounding of outdoor sirens and the activation of a web site. It mentions that a fiber optic network and voice command center were installed at the Kutztown University in Kutzon, Pennsylvania that allowed the sending of messages to a group of buildings or select buildings.


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