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Pinpoint Location Accuracy Improves 911 Dispatch Center | 10-8 Systems

The 911 system has been the lifeline between those needing help and the first responders responsible for providing assistance. Before law enforcement, firefighters, or EMS personnel can respond, the v...


How to Increase The Likelihood of Officer's Buy-in

In determining how law enforcement agencies can get officers to buy into a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system, it may be prudent to start with what initially piqued their interest in the profession....


COVID-19 Shows the Importance of CAD System for Modern Policing

As outlined in previous blog articles, computer-aided dispatching (CAD) software has proven vital for law enforcement operations. Police professionals justifiably avoid the use of the word routine in ...


What Does CAD Stand For and its Benefits in Enhancing Public Safety?

In the expanding realm of communications and information exchange, CAD, or computer-aided dispatching, represents the industry standard in data management. While the acronym has applications in other ...


How Dispatch & CAD Software Transforms FireFighting & EMS in 2020

In the days of the all-volunteer fire brigade, the concept of computer-aided dispatching (CAD) was centuries from transforming the process of firefighting dispatch. For that matter, the idea of dispat...


Modern Security Dispatch Software Enhances Dispatching & Management

Professionals in the security industry have experienced the benefits of modern security dispatching software for decades. The technology continues to increase the ability of organizations to provide f...


What Makes Good Dispatching Software in 2020 | 10-8 Systems

While there are a number of criteria that would identify dispatching software as beneficial to an organization, three main categories stand out among service provider leaders—reliability, adapta...


What are the benefits of Push-to-Talk Over Cellular (POC) in 2020

When considering push-to-talk over cellular (POC) for an organization's communication needs, policymakers find the proverbial best of both worlds within this technology. The self-explanatory title mer...


Security Companies Save Money with CAD Software | 10-8 Systems

The use of computer-aided dispatching software (CAD) in the security industry has brought about a host of advantages for service providers. Regardless of the type of venue being protected, the cost sa...


Guide to Running a Security Dispatch Center | 10-8 Systems

The inclusion of a designated security dispatch center is a necessity for nearly any modern security provider. As the essential hub for routine and emergency operations, today's security dispatch cent...


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