Alastar in the News

Alastar Supports Multi-Agency Operation to Promote Maritime Security and Boat Safety

U.S. Coast Guardsmen assigned to U.S Coast Guard Station Charleston leveraged Alastar to share situational awareness during a multi-jurisdiction and multi-state operation.  The Coast Guard partnered with 104 agencies to conduct searches spanning 500 miles of coastline across NC, SC, GA, and FL, with a focus on making sure safety measures were observed by boat operators. Read about the operation here, and view photos and read more here.

Alastar Supports Information Sharing and Situational Awareness

A report on Computer Aided Dispatch Interoperability included a case study on Charleston County, SC and Joint Base Charleston, which used Alastar to support information sharing and situational awareness. The Alastar software provided a common operational picture incorporating real-time inputs including 911 calls, automatic vehicle location, weather, infrastructure status, and video feeds. Read the entire report here.

Alastar’s Online 911 Emergency Request Feature, Alastar’s online extension of the traditional 911 phone service, was recently featured on the podcast Pinpoint. Listen to the episode here: How an Online 911 Service Can Be a Success

Area Maritime Security Committees Report Identifies the Use of Alastar as a Best Practice

Each year, maritime security providers are surveyed to identify and catalog the industry’s leading technologies and approaches. The use of Alastar’s multi-feed information gathering and sharing was recognized as best practice. Read the Full Report Here.