Raven: Tools, Technologies, CONOPs and Services to empower the Tired - Dirty - Hungry
From the individual responder to the operations center, Raven is a mobile, web-based collaboration and communication platform for dynamically escalating incidents, from first response to extreme-scale, that enables information sharing and cooperation among International, Federal, Tribal, Military, State, County, Local/ Municipal, Utility, Commercial, Citizen/Public, NGO, PVO and all other responding agencies and organizations as appropriate. The Raven platform is designed to support all phases of emergency management, humanitarian assistance, and disaster relief (Preparedness, Planning, Response, and Recovery) for all types of hazards and events.
WICS: Worldwide Incident Command Services Corporation
WICS is a California incorporated Nonprofit Public Benefit corporation created for two purposes: (1) to transition tools, technologies, CONOPS (concepts of operation) and services from an R&D project to a fully sustainable, reliable, resilient, secure, and properly supported operational platform (Raven Emergency Management Platform), and (2) to further evolve the CONOPS and components of Raven to meet worldwide challenges in emergency management, humanitarian assistance, and disaster relief. WICS has organized and operates itself exclusively in the public interest for Scientific, Educational, and Chartable exempt purposes within the meaning of Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.