Gary Timm, a consultant with Touchstone Consulting, shared his thoughts on the state of EAS at the 2011 NAB Show. He posted his comments at the AWARE Forum website. (Also on Twitter.)
AWARE is a social network that aims to increase access to accurate, timely and relevant information during emergencies. It seeks to build a community of interest on emergency alerts and warnings by bringing together the people working on these initiatives. It provides a forum to share ideas and thoughts, hear key insights, learn about best practices, and connect with members of the community.
Part 1: Proposed New FCC EAS Rules Coming "Very Soon"
Part 2: Monumental FEMA Training Developments
Part 3: Update on FEMA and NWS Programs
Part 4: 3D, Tweet-TV and Emergency Alerts