June 04, 2012 07:00 ET

U.S. Tax Court Deploys AtHoc's Integrated Emergency Communications and Mass Notification System to Alert and Protect Judges, U.S. Marshals and Employees

System Provides Real-Time Bi-Directional Alerts Across Multiple Communication Channels, Enabling Mass Situational Awareness and Personnel Accountability During Times of Emergency

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 4, 2012) - AtHoc, Inc., the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced that the U.S. Tax Court has implemented AtHoc's hosted, private-cloud Installation Warning System (AtHoc IWSAlerts™) to protect its 300 employees, members of the court, judges, and U.S. Marshals located in its downtown Washington, D.C. facility. Leveraging today's most advanced communications technologies, the AtHoc EMNS enables rapid, effective response to man-made and natural threats. The system combines networking and telephony alerting channels, including intrusive audio/visual alerts via desktop, phone, SMS, email and fax.

"Our innovative emergency mass communications and accountability system leads in adoption, with an expanding footprint across the entire federal government and military, domestically and worldwide -- now protecting over 2 million personnel at thousands of locations," said AtHoc Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Public Sector/Civilian Dubhe Beinhorn. "AtHoc's unified, enterprise-class EMNS approach, security, reliability, scalability, and compliance with DoD and Federal Regulations and Guidelines have made it the solution of choice by the majority of large federal government enterprise customers, including U.S. Air Force major commands, the U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Coast Guard, TSA, the Pentagon, and the Departments of Energy, Commerce, Homeland Security, Treasury and Veterans Affairs."

About AtHoc
AtHoc is the pioneer and recognized leader in providing network-centric emergency mass notification systems to military, homeland security, government and commercial organizations. AtHoc's products are used for physical security, force protection, personnel accountability, recall and regulatory compliance. Millions of end-users worldwide, in organizations such as the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Veterans Affairs, UCLA, Microsoft, Boeing and Raytheon rely on AtHoc's unified notification systems for their emergency alerting and critical communication needs. AtHoc has partnered with market leaders including Microsoft, Cisco, Harris, Siemens, Northrop Grumman, MIR3, Lockheed Martin and others to bring these notification solutions to the public and commercial markets. For more information about AtHoc, please visit

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