natural disasters

Cloud migration made flood response quicker, Iowa health official says


The Iowa Department of Public Health's move to a cloud platform made it easier to get information to officials responding to disasters like recent flooding.

California's deadly wildfires present opportunity for email scammers


The gift card schemes are very low-tech, but they take advantage of people's sympathies after a deadly natural disaster, an email security consultant says.

When natural disasters strike, these tips may save cities' wireless services


Wireless trade organization CTIA has released a set of best practices to help cities and internet service providers preserve and repair wireless infrastructure during natural disasters.