March 8, 2016: GeoComm, Inc (GeoComm) and Alexander Open Systems (AOS) recently announced a strategic partnership under which GeoComm will act as the GIS service provider to the AOS customer base, effective Monday, February 22, 2016.
The transition of AOS’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Business Unit to GeoComm will leverage GeoComm’s extensive set of GIS data management tools and technologies. As a result of this partnership, three AOS employees will join GeoComm— including Jessica Frye, Director of GIS Solutions, and two post-sales consultants.
“The opportunity to partner with GeoComm to provide GIS services will allow AOS to bring a stronger, more robust GIS workforce to our customers,” Frye said. “We have collaborated with GeoComm in the past, and look forward to our continued partnership.”
“GeoComm, Inc. is pleased to be selected as GIS partner of choice for AOS,” John Bryant, CEO, GeoComm, said. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to transition the AOS GIS Business Unit personnel into the GeoComm family, and look forward to a long relationship with AOS. As the GIS partner of choice for AOS, we will provide their existing and future GIS customers the best GIS services available.”
AOS will continue to provide E911 consulting under Morey Sullivan, President, through AOScloud. GeoComm’s sales will be facilitated through the 80-person AOS sales force, which spans locations in 9 Midwestern states.
About GeoComm: GeoComm (www.geo-comm.com) was founded in 1995 to provide county governments with turnkey emergency 9-1-1 development services. Over the subsequent 20 years, the company has grown to serve more than 12,000 dispatchers in 800 emergency 9-1-1 call centers in the United States, helping to keep more than 84 million people safe. Today, GeoComm has a national reputation as a leading provider of geographic information and communication systems. The company’s systems route emergency calls to the appropriate call center, map the caller’s location on a dispatchers map, and guide emergency responders to the accident on mobile displays within police, fire and ambulance vehicles.
About AOS: AOS (www.aos5.com) specializes in architecting, implementing and supporting an expansive portfolio of solutions. These offerings range from Enterprise Networking, Unified Communications, Storage and Virtualization, to Physical and Information Security, Managed Services, GIS, SharePoint and more. AOS seeks to maximize their client’s effectiveness by aligning business objectives with the right technologies.