Category Archives: Veoci

Breakthrough: Altru Health System’s Incident Management on Veoci

“Not only does the Veoci team have the technical expertise, but they are experts in response protocol. So as you’re working with them to configure the system to your own specific needs- they are also able to understand what you’re going through and what response protocol is required. It’s a great team, so shout out

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Yale University Implements Veoci for Tracking Students Abroad

With more students feeling drawn to explore different cultures and with more schools offering exciting possibilities for study abroad, university and college administrators now have an increased need for a modern and efficient way to ensure the safety of their student, faculty and staff travelers. Yale University’s Travel Registry, a web-based tool that the Yale

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Amazon S3 Outage: Our Response

What happened? On February 28, 2017 at 12:37 PM EST, Veoci users started experiencing problems accessing files stored in Veoci as well as uploading new files into Veoci.  The issues were triaged and eventually resolved at approximately 2:30 PM EST. How did this happen? One of Amazon’s system administrators accidentally entered an incorrect command which

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A Virtual Approach to Creating a Proactive Emergency Management Program for Airports

A recent issue of Airport Improvement Magazine featured an article by John Kinney, chair of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Emergency Management Committee, that highlights the importance of airports to define their own Emergency Management Program (EMP). Airports vary drastically in size, operational capacity, and functionality and therefore need flexibility in developing an

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2016: A Year of Rapid Growth for Veoci with No Sign of Stopping

Say what you will about 2016, but here at Veoci, we are celebrating a year of growth and success. We have surpassed 100 customers and we closed the year with a 100% growth YOY. As our customer base expands, so does our diverse team as we gained along with new people, new and unique expertise

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Epidemic Management: Responding to Zika, or any Disease, in a Virtual EOC

With over 4,000 cases of Zika in the U.S alone, Zika is no longer a problem only for those who have visited South America recently. As the threat has become more and more pressing, hospitals and public health systems across the country are receiving grants and looking for the most efficient and effective way to

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Interoperability: How Universities, Towns and Counties can Plan and Respond as One

 As another winter storm season quickly approaches (we had our first snowfall here in New Haven last week), our customers are preparing their responses. Although our many customers in Southern California are not too worried, our east-coasters have a lot to do to ensure that resources are ready and that their whole region is prepared

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