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SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRESENTING EMERGENCY ALERT NOTIFICATIONS VIA A PLURALITY OF COMMUNICATION DEVICES

Publication number: 20140211667
Abstract: A communication device for transmitting and receiving messages via an emergency notification network. The communication device includes a receiver configured to receive a data packet from a data broadcasting system, a processor operably connected to the receiver and configured to process the data packet, a memory operably connected to the processor and configured to store data, a mesh network transceiver operably connected to the processor and configured to transmit the received data packet via a mesh network to at least a second communication device, and an output device operably connected to the processor and configured to present an alert corresponding to the data packet.
Type: Application
Filed: March 28, 2014
Publication date: July 31, 2014
Applicant: Metis Secure Solutions, LLC
Inventors: David Hochendoner, Timothy Means, Storm Orion

EMERGENCY ALERTING DEVICE

Publication number: 20090303993
Abstract: A communication device for transmitting and receiving messages via an emergency notification network. The communication device includes a receiver configured to receive a data packet from a data broadcasting system, a processor operably connected to the receiver and configured to process the data packet, a memory operably connected to the processor and configured to store data, a mesh network transceiver operably connected to the processor and configured to transmit the received data packet via a mesh network to at least a second communication device, and an output device operably connected to the processor and configured to present an alert corresponding to the data packet.
Type: Application
Filed: June 5, 2009
Publication date: December 10, 2009
Applicant: Smart Warning Systems, LLC d/b/a Metis Secure Solutions
Inventors: David Hochendoner, Timothy Means, Storm Orion

Emergency alerting device

Patent number: 8687630
Abstract: A communication device for transmitting and receiving messages via an emergency notification network. The communication device includes a receiver configured to receive a data packet from a data broadcasting system, a processor operably connected to the receiver and configured to process the data packet, a memory operably connected to the processor and configured to store data, a mesh network transceiver operably connected to the processor and configured to transmit the received data packet via a mesh network to at least a second communication device, and an output device operably connected to the processor and configured to present an alert corresponding to the data packet.
Type: Grant
Filed: June 5, 2009
Date of Patent: April 1, 2014
Assignee: Metis Secure Solutions, LLC
Inventors: David Hochendoner, Timothy Means, Storm Orion

EMERGENCY ALERTING METHOD AND SYSTEM

Publication number: 20090305659
Abstract: A method and system of notifying individuals at a location of an event. The method includes the steps of receiving, at a first device, a data broadcast system (DBS) message, wherein the first device is associated with at least one group and analyzing, by the first device, the DBS message. After analyzing, the first device performs at least one of the following: (1) presenting, by the first device, an alert message, wherein the alert message comprises an audio or visual message including text that is descriptive of the event, and (2) transmitting, by a mesh network transceiver of the first device, the DBS message so that it may be received by at least one additional device within the group.
Type: Application
Filed: June 5, 2009
Publication date: December 10, 2009
Applicant: Smart Warning Systems, LLC d/b/a Metis Secure Solutions
Inventors: David Hochendoner, Timothy Means, Storm Orion

USER INTERFACE FOR EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM

Publication number: 20100313148
Abstract: A user interface for interacting with an emergency notification system. The user interface comprises at least one software module installed on a computer readable medium and containing instructions for operating a computer processor. The instructions comprise first instructions for causing the processor to display on a computing device display an alert selection window configured to receive a user entered alert message; second instructions for causing the processor to display on the computing device display a group selection window configured to receive a user selection of one or more notification units to receive the alert message; and third instructions for causing the processor to display on the computer device display a selection button for instructing the processor, upon selection, to transmit the alert message to the selected one or more notification units.
Type: Application
Filed: June 7, 2010
Publication date: December 9, 2010
Applicant: Smart Warning Systems, LLC d/b/a Metis Secure Solutions
Inventors: David Hochendoner, Tim Means, Charles Kollar, Blerta Lindqvist, William McHenry

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