Persistent Systems – Innovation in LBS winner 2015
Emergency Communication & Response in India (E-100)
Timely and efficient emergency response is key to public safety. Swift emergency response provided during the ‘golden hour’ can save precious life and property. The advent of mobile telephony has brought an array of opportunities for using technology to aid emergency response. India has almost 950 million phone connections, approx. 97% of which are mobile phones. There is an enormous opportunity to leverage the Indian mobile revolution to aid public safety.
Persistent Systems, with its extensive experience in delivering solutions for US FCC E911 compliance, has developed the E-100 Emergency Location Gateway (ELG) to be optimized for Indian mobile operators seeking to provide geo-location information for mobile calls to Indian police/ambulance/fire Control Rooms. In addition, Persistent has leveraged its deep expertise in Mobility, Cloud SaaS, IT Disaster Recovery and IoT to deliver a state of the art Control Room solution that greatly reduces ICT costs and increases system uptime.