Howdy, friends! Your pardners at the home of VESTA® are up to a lot of great things. We'll spare you the details and get right down to the nitty gritty. Catch a few highlights, from webinars to tradeshows to workshops and press releases - all below. And, it's all part of our VESTA® Roundup!


March 8 | 1:00 pm CST | WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW NOW - Best Practices for Your Self-Registration Portal

Hear from Paul Reeb, Emergency Management Coordinator for the St. Tammany Parish Government in Covington, LA, who will share his team's success and challenges in implementing their Self-Registration Portal (SRP). The discussion will be helpful for users of all VESTA emergency notification solutions. You will learn the specific steps St. Tammany Parish has taken to help keep their community safe and informed.

March 9 | 1:00 pm CST | The VESTA® Analytics Roundup - A Guided Tour

Get a comprehensive look at the VESTA® Analytics solution, and see for yourself how easy it is to use and how it can help you save time.

April 18 | 1:00 pm CDT | VESTA® 9-1-1 Roundup - New Functionality Update

Learn about the new functionality in the VESTA 9-1-1 Call Handling solution. Our dynamic duo training team, Jeff Sausman and Simon Gauthier, will show you the latest enhancements in our 7.0 Release, including:

  • Additional Console Templates
  • Enhanced Automatic Call Distribution (ACD) Features and Controls
  • Queue Display
  • VESTA® 9-1-1 Heads-Up Display
  • Enhanced Auto Attendant Functionality
  • Local Survivability

Our VESTA Analytics Roundup continues through October. Here are the dates and what we'll cover.

May 11 & June 15 | 1:00 pm CDT | Reports

Running reports is at the heart of your PSAP becoming more productive, so we'll do two sessions to sharpen your capabilities. Plan to join for Standard and Advanced instruction for the VESTA Analytics and VESTA Analytics Lite solutions.

August 3 | 1:00 pm CDT | System Management

Discover how to best configure the VESTA Analytics solution so it fits your specific needs, whether you have one PSAP or multiple to manage. For example, if you forget your password, you can now reset it using our new "Forgot Password" link on the login page.

October 12 | 1:00 pm CDT | Dashboard Overview

Learn how to build custom pages with key performance indicators and activity thresholds you set for your sites. For example, you can now add advanced formatting to email messages and include image attachments within the body of the email using our built-in editor toolbar.

On the Road - Where you can find us near you through June

Date Event/Trade Show Location
3/06/17 - 3/09/17 GA Emergency Communications Conference Columbus, GA
3/19/17 - 3/21/17 Missouri Public Safety Conference Branson, MO
3/28/17 VESTA Roundup Colorado (9am - 2pm) Pueblo, CO
3/29/17 - 3/30/17 IWCE Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV
3/30/17 VESTA Roundup Colorado (9am - 2pm) Westminster, CO
4/02/17 - 4/05/17 PA APCO Lancaster, PA
4/09/17 - 4/12/17 TX APCO NENA Galveston, TX
4/09/17 - 4/12/17 Ohio APCO NENA Sandusky, OH
4/10/17 - 4/13/17 Western Regional APCO Ontario, CA
4/10/17 - 4/12/17 West Virginia APCO Davis, WV
4/10/17 - 4/12/17 Kansas APCO Overland Park, KS
4/23/17 - 4/25/17 Continuity Insights Conference Denver, CO
4/25/17 Federal Notification Users Group with Alertus Washington, DC
5/15/17 - 5/16/17 WI APCO NENA Wisconsin Dells, WI
6/03/17 - 6/08/17 National NENA San Antonio, TX

April 26, 2017|Interoperable Mass Notification Systems Workshop

You'll also find us at the Alertus Headquarters in Beltsville, MD for a complimentary workshop where we will demonstrate best practices on selecting and implementing interoperable mass notification systems to meet your organization's mass communication needs. More information, CLICK HERE - https://www.alertus.com/airbusworkshop


Airbus DS Communications Opens Training Center in Nashville Area
Airbus DS Communications. - March 1, 2017

Florida County Migrates to Next Generation of Public Safety Solution with VESTA® 9-1-1
Airbus DS Communications. January 23, 2017

Airbus DS Communications Readies Company to Evolve with Fast-changing 9-1-1 Market
Urgent Communications. January 17, 2017

Hillsborough County Selects Airbus DS Communications' VESTA® 9-1-1 Solution
Airbus DS Communications. January 17, 2017