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Emergency Notification System Replacement

Service Overview

The University's Emergency Notification Service (ENS) provides University students and employees with critical information in the event of an emergency using voice, text, and email channels. This service is designed for use with portable devices and is only one aspect of a layered approach to notifying the University community of emergencies.

Project Plan

Last updated on September 1, 2017

This project will implement the Rave Alert emergency notification system as a replacement for the current ENS solution provided by Honeywell. This upgrade will move the University's ENS service to an updated platform with greater capacity.

Identify Project Goals: Completed in February 2017
Formation of the Project Team: Completed on Completed in February 2017
Identification of Resources and Requisition of Capital Items: Completed in February 2017
Architecture, Plan and Design Specification: Completed in May 2017
Testing and Implementation: Completed in August 2017
Post Project Analysis and Report: In Progress

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