SnapCab creates custom and beautiful panel systems for elevators and stand alone offices. They are successful because they are passionate about efficient manufacturing and they have shown that commitment to continued process improvement by using ZipBridge for their sales and executive meetings. We knew SnapCab must be a ZipBridge fan as they kept […]
We are excited to announce our latest partnership with KingsBridge BCP. Their Business Continuity Planning Software follows the same model as ZipBridge – Keep it Simple! KingsBridge is a customer driven organization and saw the benefit of adding a communication layer to its planning tool so when they rolled out their BEAM Directed Communication Module […]
We were priviledged to be invited to speak at the 2017 National Hurricane Conference in New Orleans. The theme of our presentation was “Enabeling Instant Team Communications” We included excerpts of the presentation below to illustrate how an emergency outbound conference calling service like ZipBridge can fill a major gap in your communications plan:
We were exchanging emails with the Campus Security Director at a large university doing a trial the other day and the footer/signature in his email caught our eye because it pretty much summarized why schools and companies need ZipBridge in an emergency. When you have an incident or an impending event, and you need to […]
We are proud to have partnered with Campus Safety Magazine in a recently published article. It is an excellent overview of how K-12 and Higher Ed institutions are forming incident response teams to quickly respond to any emergency and then using ZipBridge to get them all on an instant reverse conference call at the outset […]
In case you haven’t heard, ZipBridge is having a terrific year and our latest partnership with PalmCentrix has just taken things to the next level.
A couple of things you should know about PalmCentrix:
- PalmCentrix is a business that connects security professionals, law enforcement, and individuals to mobile security solutions […]
A recent post from one of our partners, Alternative Resiliency Services Corp., reminded us of one of the most overlooked advantages of ZipBridge that warrants addressing – Conference Call Security. While it’s possible that nobody is infiltrating your confidential telephone meetings, it’s far from a guarantee.
A recent conversation with a new client reminded us why ZipBridge exists…
This client (from a prestigious university) had a system to bring a response team of 20 individuals onto a conference call from their Emergency Operations Center (EOC). It worked something like this – does any of this sound familiar?
- At the start of a […]
In 2016, urgent crisis communication calls should not be as complicated as they are. While most medium-large businesses have some emergency response solution or plan in place, most do not have a simple and seamless manner to put the plan into action. Instead they rely on the old-school conference call or […]
Emergencies happen. That’s why it’s always best to be prepared. Remember those “In the event of an emergency; break glass” signs that lead to a fire extinguisher? It’s similar to that. You don’t expect (nor do you want) a fire, but if it happens, you should be ready. Being proactive saves valuable time, […]
ZipBridge is the easiest platform to perform emergency conference calls available today. Our solutions are quick, simple, and effective. To optimize your ZipBridge experience, take a look at three best practice tips to make unscheduled event response time even lower:
-Add your main ZipBridge number into your Contacts […]
Emergency planning and notification systems abound, but few address the Achilles Heel of incident response: communication at the outset of an incident to assess the situation and initiate the plan. Strategic BCP recognized the problem as an opportunity to improve their product so they embedded ZipBridge within ResilienceONE, their award-winning Business Continuity Risk Management software.
We are excited about the new way to launch calls via a ZipLaunch Number and Launch Code from your Contacts which we covered in our prior Blog posting. Simple to setup, access and activate. But what if you have a bunch of potential people launching calls and a lot […]
We are excited to announce a new feature that comes with having a ZipLaunch phone number*. This feature allows you to launch ANY ZipBridge Group when you call the ZipLaunch number. Setup is easy:
- Log into ZipBridge, Select a Group and Select Edit Group Settings
- Enter any 3-digit number in the ZipLaunch Code field as outlined […]
We are excited to announce a new feature with ZipBridge to allow seamless outbound international calling. No more looking for the access number to use and paying expensive international origination charges. Now you can have anyone in the world join a ZipBridge conference call by simply answering the phone and pressing 1 to join. Hola! […]
We saw this hilarious video the other day. It is a parody of the typical conference call which highlights the issues experienced on most every call in one form on another – starting with getting everyone on the call at the same time and struggling with access codes. Of course ZipBridge can help with those […]
By popular demand, you can now create a custom greeting for upper level ZipBridge Plans. Now the greeting can give information about the purpose of the call as well as instructing them to Press 1 to join. This is handy if Members might be part of Groups on different Accounts or not recognize the number calling […]
We are excited to announce a new partnership with TouchTone Communications, a 20 year old telecommunications company based in New Jersey. With this new arrangement TouchTone will be ZipBridge’s exclusive network services provider and we will co-locate our servers in TouchTone’s geographically diverse data centers. TouchTone will also serve as our master agent introducing the […]
We have made a few changes to our call processing and thought it would be a good opportunity to review the whole process….
When you launch a call with ZipBridge we call all the Members on their Cell Phone. If the person joins with that call we stop there. If they press 2 to join later […]