The cloud helps mitigate the impacts of natural disasters

The cloud helps mitigate the impacts of natural disasters

“Disasters can destroy or damage telecommunications infrastructure. Communications networks are crucial for operational planning, resource management, and access to fundamental data,” said Matt Johannessen, AWS Disaster Response Leader, who also demonstrated how his system can map the situation of the places where the emergency occurred. , so that support services can reach the most complicated places.

One of the innovations that the brand presented is in a Jeep that has a mapping system, an uninterrupted connection with its servers, and data detection and analysis elements to mitigate disasters due to hurricanes or earthquakes.

This Jeep has mapping systems, an uninterrupted connection with its servers, and data detection and analysis elements to mitigate disasters due to hurricanes or earthquakes.

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In addition to this prototype, which is only available in the US, the cloud can help in other types of disasters, such as hurricanes, solar flares or tornadoes.

Other companies like Microsoft Azure also have applications for this type of event.