SAN CLEMENTE, California, July 21, 2020 – FireWatch Solutions Inc., a leading global security solutions provider, has been named a reseller of Live Earth’s Data Visualization Platform, a real-time data visualization system that connects a broad range of data sources. FireWatch Solutions will sell the software platform on a non-exclusive basis to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) with global operations and private security firms that support them.
Live Earth is a real-time data analytics and visualization software platform that consolidates millions of data sources into a common operational picture. As a business intelligence product, customers benefit from increased situational awareness and location intelligence instantly from a single screen. Live Earth helps protect citizens and officers through a platform that integrates real-time monitoring and multiple systems simultaneously, giving a 360 degree visual of the community for more timely and accurate decision-making.
“Life Earth is a perfect software platform for any organization that desires clarity and awareness on all the potential risks that could affect its operations,” said Brian von Kraus, CEO and Founder of FireWatch Solutions. “From weather impacts, to crime statistics, to video feeds, Live Earth meshes every data stream into one picture.”
Live Earth is unique in its ability to mesh any form of data into a common operational picture that is tailored to the special requirements of the client, according to von Kraus. “There is no other service as powerful and all-encompassing as Live Earth,” said von Kraus.
von Kraus said he first saw an earlier version of the product, called Ringtail, while serving as an operations officer in Marine Special Operations at a command center in Afghanistan. “I was impressed by its capability to integrate almost any form of data and show it on the screen,” said von Kraus. Observers in the field worked with programmers to continually evolve the product and significantly expand its capability.
FireWatch will resell Live Earth to clients who seek to develop a higher level of situational awareness for their organization at the local, regional, and global level. FireWatch will soon expand by providing 24/7 Global Security Operations Center (GSOC) support, using Live Earth as the primary platform. The offering will allow companies to acquire a GSOC capability at a fraction of the cost of starting their own from scratch.
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About Live Earth
Live Earth is the world’s most advanced real-time geo-temporal data visualization technology. As an open platform, SaaS-based application, with deep roots in the Department of Defense, Live Earth leverages a technology stack that provides real-time situational awareness and an advanced approach to alerting and incident management. The Live Earth platform seamlessly fuses together millions of disparate data sources and presents them on a common operational picture. This enhanced visualization advances business operations globally with increased safety and security, business intelligence, and operational efficiency. Live Earth is trusted by organizations and agencies around the world to make time-critical decisions with real-world impact. For more information, visit https://www.liveearth.com.
About FireWatch Solutions
International development organizations are addressing the world’s most challenging issues of extreme poverty, famine, drought, conflict, transnational crime, and violent extremism in fragile regions where security and infrastructure are tenuous or nonexistent. FireWatch Solutions, based in San Clemente, Calif., supports organizations with planning, training, and advisory services to face the risks inherent in their context, so they can more effectively and safely accomplish their mission. The company is dedicated to Protecting Those Who Do Good. The company takes a multi-faceted approach to security, from protocol development to realistic scenario-based training, to directly supporting clients in the field. FireWatch Solutions provides comprehensive security solutions across three domains: policies and protocols, training and education, and advisory services. For more information, visit www.firewatchsolutions.com.
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