October 1, 2020 at
Cybersecurity experts, first responders, and others in the field of crisis management are trained and prepared to manage critical events, but the extent and duration of the novel coronavirus pandemic has tested the resilience of command centers the world over. And as businesses around the world have scrambled to transition millions of workers to home office arrangements, they were hit with a second crisis: a surge in cybersecurity attacks.
To help security executives adapt to meet the COVID-19 challenge head-on, Everbridge created COVID-19 Shield. As your employees return to work, adjust to the new normal of a remote workforce, or a hybrid approach, COVID-19 Shield ensures that you’re driving timely responses to protect both your people and your assets.
Few ideas have captured the imagination of business leaders as much as digital transformation, or the reinvention of processes, customer interactions, and transactions around digital tools. The COVID-19 pandemic presented an opportunity to accelerate digital transformation, as cloud computing, e-commerce, and virtual teams have become the only options for conducting business. As Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella recently put it, “We’ve seen two years’ worth of digital transformation in two months.” Digital Transformation in the New Normal: The Importance of Building Resilient Businesses, outlines how to adapt your business to the changing landscape.