Urgent Communications features an in depth article about IXP's video analytics, as well as an interview with IXP President Larry Consalvos | 01/05/2016
Urgent Communications is a leading resource for the communications technology industry - how it evolves and how it is used. It serves key market segments including government/military; public safety (law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical & 911); utility; transportation and business enterprise. Urgent Communications provides the foundation for the technology, operations, engineering and governance for communications technology networks, systems and services.
Communication Center Consolidation-Not a one size fits all proposition | 10/01/2015
This article was published in Public Safety Communications magazine – the official publication of APCO International.
IXP Corporation Welcomes New Controller | 07/09/2015
Hires top-level talent as demand for public safety solutions expands nationwide
Re-Accreditation for the IXP Chattahoochee River 911 Authority | 06/01/2015
IXP Corporation/The Chattahoochee River 911 Authority was awarded this past week with the Re-Accreditation for the Emergency Fire Dispatch (EFD) Protocols from the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED).
The privatization of police and fire dispatch is a growing trend. | 05/29/2015
The privatization of police and fire dispatch is a growing trend.
IXP Corporation Expands To Meet Demand | 05/22/2015
Amy Onder named chief of business operations & general counsel; new hires announced
IXP's newest 911 call center goes live in Danbury, CT! | 03/02/2015
The IXP civilian-staffed 911 dispatch center, which is expected to save the city over $1 million dollars annually, has officially gone live.
IXP and Danbury Ct. partnership expected to save City $1 million per year | 12/03/2014
The City of Danbury, Ct. has partnered with IXP to consolidate their 911 dispatch operations and provide highly trained and certified Telecommunicators. The partnership is expected to save the City $1 million per year.
IXP Long Term Project Chattahoochee River 9-1-1 Authority Receives CALEA Accreditation | 11/25/2014
IXP Long Term Project CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER 9-1-1 Authority ReceivesS Accreditation from Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA)
IXP Helps Lead the Way in Evolving the Public-Private Partnership Model | 10/29/2014
Having instituted the first ever 911 Communications Center through a Public-Private Partnership, IXP and the cities of Johns Creek and Sandy Springs have a long standing relationship in advancing the concept of the Public-Private Partnership.
Mayor Bodker of Johns Creek in the attached interview describes some of the benefits - "Through that, almost every benchmark you’d want to measure has improved since cityhood. Our save rates have gone up, our response times have gone down, our satisfaction levels have gone up, the amount of turnover has been next to nothing in public safety".
IXP Incorporates Latest Emerging Infectious Disease Surveillance Tool at ChatComm | 10/20/2014
IXP has incorporated the latest tool from the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED) for Emerging Infectious Disease Surveillance (SRI/MERS/Ebola) at ChatComm in Georgia. The dispatchers have added a layer of questions in an effort to screen callers for symptoms and risk factors of Ebola. This protocol will allow emergency responders to be prepared to protect themselves before responders arrive on the scene, and for local area hospitals to prepare themselves for a potential Ebola patient. This tool and process has been incorporated into the standard operating procedures for the center.
Coordination among ChatComm, the EMS system, healthcare facilities, and the public health system is vitally important when responding to callers seeking medical help.
IXP Corporation Pioneers New Campus Safety Solution at Johns Hopkins University | 09/24/2014
IXP Corporation, a public safety and emergency response provider that has partnered with Johns Hopkins University (JHU) for the past 10 years, has announced an innovation that raises campus security to the next level.
Chief DeSimone Credits the Actions of the ChatComm 9-1-1 Staff with Saving an Elderly Woman's Life | 09/11/2014
On Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 0831 hours, the Chattahoochee River 9-1-1 Authority/ChatComm received a frantic call involving a life-threatening situation.
A Partnership Like No Other: The City of Danbury Partners With IXP Corporation to Consolidate the City’s Emergency Communication Center | 07/30/2014
A Partnership Like No Other: The City of Danbury Partners With IXP Corporation to Consolidate the City’s Emergency Communication Center.
IXP Corporation/ChatComm Awarded as Emergency Medical Dispatch Center of Excellence | 07/30/2014
IXP Corporation/ChatComm Awarded as Emergency Medical Dispatch Center of Excellence
IXP CORPORATION: CHANGING THE PARADIGM OF HOW PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES ARE PROVIDED | 06/12/2014
-Firm cites rapid growth and $50 million in signed contracts-
IXP Client City of Johns Creek, GA, debuts Enhanced Road Information Map | 06/06/2014
City of Johns Creek Debuts enhanced GIS Road Information Map
William E. Metro, IXP Corporation CEO, named Semifinalist in Entrepreneur of the Year Award | 05/12/2014
William E. Metro, IXP Corporation CEO, has been named a semifinalist in the Entrepreneur of the Year Award which is sponsored by Ernst & Young each year.
City of Brookhaven to Join ChatComm | 03/26/2014
The City of Brookhaven (pop. 49,000) voted 4 to 1 on March 25, 2014 move their 9-1-1 call taking and dispatch operations to ChatComm from Dekalb County.
Former IXP Spokesman Yogi Berra Honored on The Pop History Dig website with "The Yogi Chronicles" | 03/25/2014
Baseball great and former IXP spokesman Yogi Berra was recentently honored by the website "The Pop History Dig" with an extensive article entitled "The Yogi Chronicles".
Chatcomm's Recognition for a Job Well Done | 09/16/2013
I wanted to officially acknowledge Chatcomm Operators for a job well done from the events that transpired on 09/05/2013.
Security outsourcing company sets up shop in new headquarters location | 09/12/2013
IXP Corp. has relocated to new headquarters in Princeton, a move the growing technology company said will help it attract work force needed for expansion.
Lawrence Chief Deems Privatization of Police Dispatchers a Success | 09/03/2013
LAWRENCE — In the five months since Plainsboro-based IXP Corp. started answering 911 calls for the township, officers have been able to return to patrol duty and dispatch staffing levels have been at their highest in at least a year, police chief Dan Posluszny told council tonight.
IXP Announces New Executive Leadership Team | 08/14/2013
PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IXP Corporation, a prominent national provider of public safety and security solutions, announced its new executive leadership team: William E. Metro as chairman and chief executive officer; Lawrence D. Consalvos as president and chief operating officer; and Amy Onder as senior vice president and general counsel.
ChatComm Commendation | 07/13/2013
The purpose of this commendation is to bring to your attention the great example of teamwork involving oficers from A - Team, several offices from the MARTA Police Department - Dunwoody Station and ChatComm dispatchers
Answering the Call for Shared Services | 10/15/2012
New Jersey municipalities looking to share services in a bid to cut costs have made 911 dispatch centers — major expenses in technology and staff — an area of focus, and Cranbury-based IXP Corp. hopes to do more business with efficiency-minded local governments across New Jersey.
The New South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center in Hingham | 04/10/2012
Cranbury, NJ ( April 10, 2012) - The new South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center in Hingham, MA, recently went live with Zetron's radio dispatch console and VoIP call-taking system...Al Wallace, manager of IXP Corporation's Northeast region, played a key role in the planning and implementation of the SSRECC.
Sandy Springs City Manager Honored For His Work on 911 Systems: | 03/28/2012
Reporter Newspapers, (March 28, 2012) - While City Manager John McDonough was hard at work Tuesday, March 27, participating in the City Councils annual retreat in Sandy Springs, a group of public safety communications officials gathered in Washington D.C. honored him for his work improving emergency response times for local residents.
Chattahoochee River 911 Authority (Chatcomm) - Awarded Accreditation as an Emergency Fire Dispatch Center of Excellence | 03/28/2012
SALT LAKE CITY, UT(March 28, 2012) - The International Academies of Emergency Dispatch(IAED) is pleased to formally award Accreditation as an Emergency Fire Dispatch Center of Excellence to Chattahoochee River 911 Authority (Chatcomm)Chattahoochee River 911 Authority (Chatcomm) is the 21 st Emergency Fire Dispatch center in the world to be awarded this highest distinction for their comprehensive implementation and compliance with the Fire Priority Dispatch System (FPDS) and associated "20 Points of Excellence."
IXP Excellence in Technology Award Winners Announced | 07/21/2010
7th Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) - IXP Excellence in Technology Award Winners Announced
2010 Tony Awards Invites Fans to See the Tonys Live from Times Square | 06/07/2010
Tony Awards Partners with IXP Corporation to Simulcast the Red Carpet and Entirety of Show on the Clear Channel Spectacolor.
IXP Corporation Endows Football Scholarship at Rutgers University | 06/04/2010
Cranbury, N.J.-based Public Safety & Security Leader Honors Linebacker Antonio Lowery as Part of $100,000 Pledge.
IXP Corporation Launches National Advertising Campaign Featuring Yogi Berra | 05/12/2010
Public Safety & Security Leader is Endorsed by Baseball Legend Who Embodies Trust, Reliability, and Integrity.
7th Annual IACP - IXP Excellence in Technology Award Program | 02/05/2010
The IACP- IXP Excellence in Technology Award Program recognizes law enforcement agencies' superior achievement and innovation in the field of communications and information technology.
IXP Georgia Call Taker gets Letter of Appreciation | 01/09/2010
Deputy Chief Dennis Ham of the Sandy Springs Fire AND Rescue Department presented a letter of appreciation on behalf of the Chief and the Department to Call Taker Marilyn Childers for her incredible performance.
New York City awards IXP a contract to implement a Quality Assurance Monitoring Application for its 3-1-1 Citizens Service Center | 01/01/2010
The New York City Department of Information Technology (DoITT) awards IXP a contract to implement a Quality Assurance Monitoring Application for its 3-1-1 Citizens Service Center.
IXP to perform a Security, Technology and Operations Enhancement Assessment for The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University | 05/05/2009
IXP is a member of the Henry Bros. Electronics, Inc. team that will perform a Security, Technology and Operations Enhancement Assessment for The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University.
Benton County, WA Emergency Services hires IXP to review planned radio system upgrade. | 03/01/2009
Benton County Emergency Services, in Washington State, hires IXP to review their planned radio system upgrade