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Canadian Immigration & Asylum Seekers

BCG has extensive experience helping Canadian municipalities build workflows in order to manage the actively changing Asylum Seeker Mission needs such as Interim Housing, Project Planning/Health Services, and Integration Services. 

BCG Welcomes Laura James: Director of Strategic Engagement & Sales

Laura has over 20 years experience in emergency management, strategic planning and policy development, program and project management, training and exercise development, for municipal and provincial government, and partner agencies. Laura James: Director of Strategic Engagement & Sales

Meeting Challenges: Immigration/Asylum Seeker Tools

BCG has extensive experience helping municipalities build workflows to manage the actively changing Asylum Seeker Mission needs such as Housing, Tracking Needed/Provided Services, and Relocation. 

H5N1 Avian Influenza Preparedness, Prevention, and Response

DLAN provides tools for shared situational awareness, workflow-based information management, and real-time communication for H5N1 Avian Influenza tracking, preparedness, response, and mitigation

Why you need a dedicated emergency management solution

There are many emergency management agencies who currently use an array of different apps designed for normal office operations for their emergency operations. However, a dedicated solution is an important investment that will improve an emergency response and simplify your day-to-day operations.

The Todd DeVoe Podcast is Available now!

The podcast featured members of the DLAN community as well as some BCG staff.

DLAN 14.1 Now Available

Adds New Features for Implementing FEMA’s NQS and Additional Notification Options

New DLAN 14 Features Fully Revamped GIS Platform

DLAN 14 introudces an all new GIS platform with improved speed & performance, advanced drawing tools, and more control over how you view, work with, and report on geospatial data. 

DLAN Integrates with Ontario 511 for Improved Traffic Monitoring

The integration allows Canadian users to view Ontario 511 cameras within video dashboards and on our GIS map. 

Rockland County New York Utilizes DisasterLAN for EOC Exercise

We recently worked with Rockland County (New York) to utilize DLAN to run a full-scale scenario-based emergency management exercise

DLAN’s GIS Mapping Integrates with Robust Power Outage Notification Tools

BCG’s DisasterLAN (DLAN) software now integrates with Gridmetrics’ Power Event Notification System (PENS)

White Paper: DLAN Tools for Daily Use

Using DisasterLAN (DLAN) for daily operations not only helps keep staff prepared for emergency operations, but also ensures you get the most out of your software investment.

This paper reviews some of the many ways DLAN can be used to optimize daily operations.

Buffalo Computer Graphics (BCG) Achieves ISO 27001:2013 Certification

As part of our commitment to data security, BCG is now an ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified provider. 

DLAN Year in Review: 2021

As we close out 2021, we would like to take some time to look back on all we have accomplished with the help of our DLAN community.

DLAN 12.4 Enhances Task Management, AGO Integrations, and Multi-Jurisdictional Use

DLAN 12.4  speeds up ticket creation and management, extends AGO sharing abilities, expediates ICS form creation, and enhances multi-jurisdictional security.

DLAN Provides Emergency Management to The Los Angeles Operational Area

BCG was recently selected to provide our DisasterLAN (DLAN) emergency management software to the 88 cities within the Los Angeles Operational Area.

Trinidad Rancheria Implemented DLAN to Improve Emergency Response and Communications

We are pleased to announce that the Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria (Trinidad Rancheria) has implemented DisasterLAN (DLAN) for emergency management and daily operations.

DLAN 12.3 Features GIS, Phonebook, and IAP Enhancements

DLAN 12.3 expands Phonebook & GIS integration, improves mini-map performance & functionality, and automates additional IAP functions. Together these enhancements make DLAN even easier to use and speed up data entry.

DLAN 12.2 New Features

The 12.2 release of DLAN includes the newly added ability to filter asset reports on incidents and, to share asset reports as permanent feature layers in ArcGIS.  Updates to GIS Premium mapping  and Bed Tracking reports are among the other enhancements included.

DLAN Point of Distribution and Dispensing: Broome County Use Case

Our latest Case Study focuses on Broome County (NY) Office of Emergency Service's successful implementation of our new set of tools for Point of Distribution and Dispensing (POD) management.