US Virgin Islands picks Everbridge to power notification system

Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global provider of critical event management and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people safe and businesses running, has announced deployment of Alert VI, the new emergency notification service for the US Virgin Islands, the company said.

The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) replaced its previous alert system with the Everbridge platform, which is now fully operational, as this year´s hurricane season gets underway.

Alert VI will provide VITEMA and partnering agencies the ability to keep its communities informed with quick and reliable emergency notifications and public service announcements.

Located just east of Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands consists of three main islands — St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix — and dozens of smaller islands. Along with its more than 100,000 residents, the USVI is a world-renowned vacation retreat for nearly three million tourists each year. VITEMA encourages everyone to sign up for Alert VI now, with the hurricane season having begun on June 1.

Everbridge is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations´ operational response to critical events in order to keep people safe and businesses running. Everbridge is based in Boston and Los Angeles with additional offices in Lansing, San Francisco, Beijing, Kolkata, London, Oslo and Stockholm. For more information, visit www.everbridge.com.