Alerts can be big business

Tuesday, 22 August 2006, 1:19 PM EST

There are a lot of trends coming together that make alerts and the networks that might support them into an opportunity. We should start off by trying to put our arms around the category alerts – because actually it’s a quite broad category. At the most “serious” or “official” level alerts could include the Department of Homeland Security/FEMA’s recently proposed new national security alerting system which will utilize public television, SMS and other means to rapidly get broad scale alerts out to the public quickly during times of natural disaster, terrorist attack or other national security events.

At Network World.

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