cloud approvals

Everbridge gets FedRAMP nod

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program has granted Everbridge an authority to operate for its Everbridge Suite solution. The unified communications-as-a-service offering  helps agencies coordinate their outreach during public safety threats, such as severe weather conditions, active shooter situations or terrorist attacks.

The company received the ATO for its SaaS solution through the Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Over 40 agencies including the Department of Defense,  Department of Justice, Environmental Protection Agency and the Social Security Administration are using Everbridge to support operational resilience.

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Sara Friedman is a reporter/producer for GCN, covering cloud, cybersecurity and a wide range of other public-sector IT topics.

Before joining GCN, Friedman was a reporter for Gambling Compliance, where she covered state issues related to casinos, lotteries and fantasy sports. She has also written for Communications Daily and Washington Internet Daily on state telecom and cloud computing. Friedman is a graduate of Ithaca College, where she studied journalism, politics and international communications.

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