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  • #16
    There is sms software called SMS Enabler. It can be used to receiving text messages and for sms autoreply. It utilizes a 3G(GSM) modem connected to your computer via USB or Bluetooth. This software can automatically save incoming texts to files and database, forward them to email and webserver.
    http://smsenabler.com/

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    • #17
      Does someone in your jurisdiction have reverse 911 capabilities, perhaps using a service like Everbridge? This is something your local, county, or state PD or Emergency Management might already have in place that you could potentially make use of for official communications.
      "Nemo Plus Voluptatis Quam Nos Habant"
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      The Code is more what you'd call "guidelines" than actual rules.

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      • #18
        my company uses a multi-platform app called GroupMe...its kinda like blackberry messenger but it can be used by blackberry,iphone, and android phone users,it even has the capability for the olders phones to communicate by text message. we send out mass messages and advise when we are responding to the building or just hanging out at the building so everyone would know a driver is at the building

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        • #19
          Check out http://www.fdcms.com
          "Improvise, Adapt, Overcome".........
          Clint Eastwood, Heartbreak Ridge

          I.A.C.O.J.

          E.S.A.D.

          NYS SFI

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          • #20
            Checkout PublicEye. You can simply create SMS group based on roles or purposes. This software also has other features like CAD connectivity, report incident, GPS unit location and Fire-hydrants location. It runs on most of mobile platforms.

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            • #21
              we are looking for a texting platform for our volunteer fire department, for communications. We were using Nixle but their free platform is only for alerts now and to continue with it is very expensive.

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              • #22
                schmo

                contact me if you would like to discuss your options... We provide SMS services to many agencies across the country..

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