Cable & Telecom

Toronto’s iSign offers free safety alert messaging in response to COVID-19

TORONTO — Location-based security alert messaging and proximity marketing solution provider iSign Media Solutions announced Monday it is offering free use of its Safety Alert Messaging (SAM) system to healthcare providers and emergency responders across Canada for the next six months, in response to the COVID-19 crisis. SAM is a mobile messaging system that enables the controlled broadcast of critical information to registered recipients, explains the news release. Registered recipients can be as broad as the general public or as narrow as salaried or contract employees, and can be assigned into various sub-groups, allowing for messages to be directed only...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.