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IPAWS Letters to Software Vendors

Reviews of IPAWS alert errors and reported issues from alerting authorities regarding their origination software, have indicated that all alert origination software vendors should ensure that specific enhancements are included in origination software, to avoid recurrence of those errors. Based on lessons learned, IPAWS strongly recommends that providers of alert origination capabilities produce software that provides the minimum critical capabilities outlined in the letters. 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfIPAWS Letter to Software Vendors - February 2015

Re: Wireless Emergency Alerts, Origination Software Critical Functions

0.16MFebruary 27, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfIPAWS Letter to Software Vendors - May 2017

Subject: Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) Alert Origination Software Critical Functions

0.26MMay 17, 2017