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Official FEMA DHS REPORT MetisSecure.com vs. Alertus.com and other vendors

December 26, 2016
Author: Federal Emergency Management Agency
Source: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1389287318308-1db8b2d1ef70462c148ba0623b18d78d/IPAWS+Radio+Broadcast+Data+System+(RBDS)+Study.pdf

Page 39 of FEMA DHS Report:

"Alert Origination for this demonstration was performed by the Allegheny County Office of Emergency Management for the initial message, which activated the receiver in Ms. Miller's office. The remaining alerts were issued by Ms. Miller from her office located in the CMU EH&S offices. She used the Metis internet portal to create and initiate the alert messages. Ms. Miller timed the message from when she hit "send" of the alert until the receiver in her office alarmed with the times ranging from 4.5 – 11 seconds.

 

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