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Wearable devices & sensors to track & communicate responder health

What type of biometric fabrics and sensors can be integrated with responder uniforms and personal protective equipment in order to track and communicate responder health?

- What will the technology achieve?

- How can health data be transmitted among responders? Between responders and dispatch? Between responders and incident command?

- What environmental factors (temperature, moisture, etc.) do devices need to be able... more »

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DNS corruption

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What happens if all the Root DNS servers get compromised? How is anyone going to know that any particular site is legitimate - including those in charge? Everything is done by URL now these days. Between IP6 addressing and not knowing what IP belongs to which address, I can't tell if anything is the real McCoy.

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Collecting Ground Truth - Communicating data is always going to be a challenge

A Unified and Adaptive Emergency Response requires good solid technology, which has been implemented for the operation. Everyone has a different system and always will. Communicating data is always going to be a challenge, especially from the field as decision makers, at all levels, need quality ground truth information to make good decisions. See Hierarchical Distributed Decision Making (HDDM) for emergency response... more »

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What kind or wearable and embedded devices do we need for responders ?

The emergence and adoption of wearable and embedded technologies has the potential to produce widespread and deep impacts on society in the U.S. and across the globe. These changes are not set to begin in a distant, science fiction-inspired future. Their impact has already influenced the way some people interact with one another, interact with their environment, and protect their health. The last 10 to 15 years alone... more »

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