March 19, 2019 - AWS Government, Education, & Nonprofits Blog - AWS Disaster Response Program: Aiding Disaster Relief
March 13, 2019 - OnSIP Blog - ITDRC OPEX19: Disaster Tech Training
January 10, 2019 - PC Mag - Tech to the Rescue: How Google's Data Science Aids Crisis Response
January 8, 2019 - Google Keywood Blog - A year of lessons learned from Google.org
November 29, 2018 - Steven Steinberg - UAS mapping the Woolsey Fire
November 12, 2018 - OnSIP Blog - Nonprofit Org Provides Vital Communications and IT Tech to Devastated Communities
July 9, 2018 - AGL Media - Volunteers Bridge Comm-Infra Gap When Disasters Strike
April 23, 2018 - WiFi NOW - Getting to know ITDRC: A Decade of Connecting Communities in Crisis
April 3, 2018 - Spiceworks - Extreme IT: Volunteer org reconnects communities after disaster strikes
March 2, 2018 - KERA News - When Disaster Strikes, This Dallas Nonprofit Helps Reconnect Communities
February 2, 2018 - WiFi Now - Disaster Wi-Fi: Strong connections for the world’s weakest spots
January 30, 2018 - Dallas Observer - DFW-Based Nonprofit Struggles to Bring Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico Back Online
January 25, 2018 - Ruckus Room - Wi-Fi Delivers Critical Communications for Disaster Recovery
November 17, 2017 - Google Blog - ‘Tis the season to Fi it Forward
November 9, 2017 - ARUP Laboratories - Hurricane Relief: ARUP Engineer Rebuilds Puerto Rico’s Network Infrastructure
November 2017 - Internews - Getting Connected: An Assessment of Information Needs in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
October 31, 2017 - NYMag Select/all - What Happens to the Internet After a Disaster?
October 30, 2017 - Clear to Send - Deploying Wi-Fi During Natural Disasters
October 14, 2017 - Google.org - Supporting those affected by the California fires
October 9, 2017 - Business Wire - DISH Assisting Customers and Communities in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
October 9, 2017 - Broadcasting & Cable - Dish 'Pauses' Service to Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands
September 28, 2017 - SF Chronicle - Disaster alerts can go out by radio and wireless, but humans thwart them
September 22, 2017 - NRG - Texas Strong: People Coming Together in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey
September 19, 2017 - Financial News - DISH Deploys 150 Outside Technicians To Hurricane-Impacted Areas
September 18, 2017 - OnSIP - OnSIP Partners with ITDRC to Bring Communications Back to Houston
September 14, 2017 - NY Times Markets - DISH Assisting Customers and Communities Impacted by Irma
September 14, 2017 - The Ruckus Room - Donate Ruckus Access Points to Help Disaster Victims
September 11, 2017 - MacTech - Information Technology Disaster Resource Center
September 6, 2017 - Residential Systems - CEDIA Exhibitors Can Support Hurricane Responders
August 29, 2017 - Great Nonprofits - Hurricane Harvey: Here Are 5 Charities That Need Your Help
July 24, 2017 - Northwest Herald - Relief arrives as Fox River water levels decrease
July 13, 2017 - MarketWired - ITDRC Expands Disaster Response Capabilities through New Technologies and Employee Volunteers
January 10, 2017 - Library Journal - WhiteSpace Project Could Grow Rural Broadband Access
December 12, 2016 - DISH Newsroom - DISH Supports Tennessee Wildfire Relief...
November 13, 2016 - The Tech Guy! - Episode 1340 - How can I get started in IT?
October 20, 2016 - Telecompetitor - Libraries TV White Space Project Wins $250,000 Grant
September 2, 2016 - Vericom - Vericom Donates To The ITDRC To Equip Deweyville ISD With Updated Technologies Post-Flood
August 23, 2016 - Converge - Nonprofit IT Disaster Resource Center Helps Deweyville, Texas, High School Post-Flood
August 9, 2016 - Beaumont Enterprise - Volunteers equip Deweyville classrooms with updated technologies
August 4, 2016 - 12NewsNow - Deweyville ISD gets ready for new school year
July 22, 2016 - State Journal - High-tech volunteers provide communications for WV flood response efforts
April 4, 2016 - Philanthropy Journal - Connection Amidst Disaster: The Role of Information Technology During Recovery
March 10, 2016 - Team Rubicon - Movin' On Up – A TechRep and Then Some
March 8, 2016 - Domestic Preparedness - Digital Humanitarians
January 21, 2016 - NT Daily - North Texas Tornado Damage
November 11, 2015 - Elite Daily - Lifelong Heroes: Meet The Vets Who Rebuild Communities After Disasters
September 17, 2015 - Okanogan Complex Fire Information - Nonprofit ITDRC provides free technology assistance to fire camp
July 10, 2015 – SatelliteToday – Next Generation Technology Signals the Future of Antenna Innovation
July 9, 2015 - SBCA - Communities Benefit from SatelliteCARES program
June 25, 2015 - FEMA - Creating Tech Corps: Disaster Tech Comes in Big and Small Packages
June, 1, 2015 - Team Rubicon - Up and Running in Texas
January 13, 2015 - satnews - Getting Involved With Disaster Recovery Is The SBCA + Partnership With ITDRC
December 22, 2014 - IBHS - What’s in Your Business Disaster Recovery Toolbox?
September 17, 2014 - DISH - DISH On Board for Disaster Relief
January 2, 2014 – TechPresident – BYO Mesh Network: Commotion 1.0 Toolkit Released For New Year
June 5, 2013 - TeamRubicon - The Comms Machine
June 2, 2013 - rAVe Edge WAVEcast - When AV/IT Really Matters
May 13, 2013 - Satellite Today - ViaSat Plays Key Disaster Recovery Role in Texas
March 15, 2013 - TEXSAR - TEXSAR Assists in Search for Candice Shields
January 25, 2013 - infoTech Spotlight - ITDRC Receives Kudos from CITGO and Sun Coast Resources
January 3, 2013 - Church Production Magazine - A/V Technology Aids in Sandy Relief
November 30, 2012 - Enterprise Storage Forum - Disaster Recovery: IT Pros Handle Hurricane Sandy
November 29, 2012 - JD Systems - ITAV Convergence Takes a New Form in Hurricane Sandy Relief
November 21, 2012 - Mashable - Unlikely Tech Alliance Aids Recovery After Sandy
November 16, 2012 - Commercial Integrator - Superstorm Sandy: Industry Reacts to Devastation
November 13, 2012 - SMB Nation Blog - Sticking Up For Each Other
November 12, 2012 - TechPresident - In Red Hook, Mesh Network Connects Sandy Survivors Still Without Power
November 10, 2012 - Sean McIntyre - Hacking FEMA
November 8, 2012 - TechnicallySound - Join Us In Supporting Hurricane Sandy Relief
November 5, 2012 - StorageCraft | RecoveryZone - CASE STUDY: ITDRC and StorageCraft
November 1, 2012 - TUC Managed - Think About Your Disaster Recovery Plan
October 11, 2012 - MSP Mentor - Think About Your Disaster Recovery Plan
October 8, 2012 - SMB Nation Blog - Think About Planning for Disaster Recovery
October 3, 2012 - StorageCraft | RecoveryZone - Disaster Recovery Volunteers Make a Difference
October 2, 2012 - IEEE Computing | Now - Technology Volunteers Make a Difference
October 1, 2012 - Emergency Management - DisasterZone - Disaster IT Support for Free
May 21, 2012 - KODE ABC12 - Four States Home Page - Protecting Company Information During Disasters
April 26, 2012 - Data Protection - Problems Underscore Value of Disaster Recovery
April 17, 2012 - Business Opportunity - FREE Small Business Disaster Preparedness Road Show Starts This Month
March 12, 2012 - The Suburban Newspaper - HELP & ITDRC Mobilizing
November 14, 2011 - Joplin TriState Business Online - Joplin non-profits awarded computer donations
November 3, 2011 - Creating IT Futures - After a Disaster, Reconnecting Communities
October 28, 2011 - RTOHQ - MRDA pitches in computer equipment for Joplin non-profits
April 29, 2019
Disaster Technology Nonprofit Recognizes Supporters of Critical Communications Efforts (PDF)
December 20, 2018
All-volunteer Teams from ITDRC.org Deliver Critical Communications Support to 142 Disaster-Struck Areas in 2018 (PDF)
August 20, 2018
Nonprofit Provides Critical Internet Access For Fire Personnel and Eveacuees During Mendocino Complex Fire (link)
July 13, 2017
ITDRC Expands Disaster Response Capabilities through New Technologies and Employee Volunteers (link)
October 18, 2016
Cybrary Partners with Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (link)
September 13, 2016
Non-Profit ITDRC to Showcase Disaster Recovery Efforts, Offers Tours of Mobile Command Center in Expo Hall (PDF)
June 1, 2016
Solar Stik Donates Equipment to Support ITDRC (link)
October 13, 2015
CEDIA 2015 Attendees Can Tour ITDRC Mobile Command Center Serving Firefighters, Flood Victims (PDF)
October 7, 2015
Free South Carolina Disaster Home Cleanup Hotline Available Now (link)
June 23, 2015
ITDRC Joins FEMA's Tech Corps Program to Fill Critical Technology Gaps During Disasters (link)
March 24, 2015
Winegard Partners with ITDRC to Modernize and Outfit its Mobile Technology Units with Satellite and Local Broadcast HDTV Antennas for Disaster Relief Efforts (link)
January 6, 2015
ITDRC and SBCA Announce Satellite CARES Program (link)
January 1, 2015
ITDRC Launches National Disaster Relief Coordination Center in Dallas (link)
December 8, 2014
Wireless LAN Professionals Conference selects ITDRC as 2015 Charity Partner (link)
November 14, 2014
ITDRC sponsors IAEM Emerging Technology Caucus (ETC) at the 2014 Annual Conference and EXPO in San Antonio (link)
October 1, 2014
Information Technology Disaster Resource Center to Participate in Iron and Steel Run – NYC to Quantico (link)
September 17, 2014
IDV Solutions Partners with the Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (link)
June 4, 2014
ITDRC named Charity Partner at CEDIA EXPO 2014 in Denver. (link)
March 31, 2014
The International Avaya Users Group Selects Information Technology Disaster Resource Center as Charity Partner for CONVERGE2014. (link)
February 20, 2014
Information Technology Disaster Resource Center Announces Partnership with U.S. Department of Homeland Security Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign. (link)
January 25, 2014
ITDRC Awards Technology Equipment Grant to West EMS for new Ambulance Station.
January 21, 2014
ITDRC Helps Private School Replace Stolen Computers.
January 10, 2014
ITDRC Installs Infrastructure in new Long Term Recovery Center in West, TX.
December 5, 2013
ITDRC named a Top-Rated NonProfit on GreatNonprofits.org for 2013 (link)
October 15, 2013
ITDRC to sponsor and exhibit at 61st Annual International Association of Emergency Mangers Conference in Reno, Nevada. (link)
June 18, 2013
CompTIA MSP Practice Awards ITDRC $2,500 Technology Grant (link)
April 2, 2013
ITDRC Spring Disaster Preparedness Tour: "Building Disaster Resilient Communities" kicks off in Dallas, TX April 16.
December 1, 2012
ITDRC to provide Information and Communications Technology support for Operation Urban Shield in Austin, Texas.
October 29, 2012
The ITDRC and its partners are mobilizing equipment to provide relief to parts of New England. Primary operations will be providing public wifi and voice connectivity for Disaster Recovery Centers and other public gathering sites.
August 28, 2012
The ITDRC, partnered with ViaSat, is providing Technical Assistance and Point of Distribution Logistics to the community of Braithewaite and Shell Beach, Louisiana after Hurricane Isaac.
August 24, 2012
ITDRC to provide technology support at Hurricane Exercise in Houston, TX for the HELP Foundation & Team Rubicon Incident Management Teams
August 5, 2012
Technology Assistance Available to Communities and Small Businesses Affected by OK Wildfires. (link)
June 23, 2012
ITDRC participates in ARRL Field Day 2012 with the Denton County Amateur Radio Association (TX) to test emergency communications capabilities.
June 13, 2012
The ITDRC will participate in the 2012 Texas Unites Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
April 6, 2012
ITDRC to begin 26-stop Disaster Preparedness Road Tour on April 23. These Free technology events are targeted to help small businesses and non-profits continue operations after a disaster. (PDF)
March 26, 2012
The ITDRC received a LifeSize Connections grant from LifeSize to aid in remote relief efforts for the 2012 Response Season.
March 3, 2012
ITDRC aiding in relief efforts for tornado stricken areas in Indiana and Kentucky. (PDF)
February 29, 2012
ITDRC assisting small businesses affected by the Leap Day Tornadoes in Branson, Missouri.
January 23, 2012
ITDRC deploys to Center Point, AL to assist small businesses with continuity and recovery after an EF-3 tornado struck the community.
January 9, 2012
Agility Recovery and ITDRC announce partnership to help small businesses prepare for disaster recovery. (PDF)
December 15, 2011
ITDRC joins Central Texas (Austin) VOAD.
November 4, 2011
ITDRC joins Tarrant County Texas VOAD.
October 28, 2011
ITDRC Secures Computer Equipment Donation for Joplin, MO Non-profits. (PDF)
September 1, 2011
The ITDRC is has joined the National Preparedness Month Coalition and has pledged to spread the word about preparedness to the community. Each day throughout the month of September, we will be posting tips and helpful hints through our social media sites, Twitter and Facebook.
August 29, 2011
ITDRC deployed to North Carolina to aid in Hurricane Irene relief efforts.
July 27, 2011
ITDRC accepting computer equipment donations for Joplin area non-profits. (PDF)
July 20, 2011
ITDRC is sending resources to Joplin, Missouri to aid in the relief efforts from the recent tornadoes.
April 29, 2011
The ITDRC has been contracted by the Alabama EMA to provide operations and communications support in Hackleburg, Alabama.
March 27, 2011
Join the ITDRC at the 2011 "Ready or Not" Hurricane Workshop in Houston, Texas, June 4, 2011 at the George R. Brown Convention Center.
March 18, 2011
The ITDRC will be participating in the Great Central U.S. Shakeout at 10:15 AM CDT on April 28, 2011. Visit here for more information.
March 11, 2011
ITDRC to attend AT&T Network Disaster Recovery Exercise in Dallas, TX, March 16, 2011.
February 12, 2011
ITDRC executes MOU with HELP Foundation in Houston, TX to provide Information Technology Services.
December 15, 2010
The ITDRC will be participating in the 2011 Harris County CERT Rodeo, February 12, 2011 in Humble, TX.
August 5, 2010
Clearwire Corporation provides CLEAR WiMax Voice and Data Services to ITDRC Disaster Response Teams. (PDF)
June 17, 2010
ITDRC and HELP Foundation Join Forces for the 2010 Hurricane Season. (PDF)
April 1, 2010
Join the ITDRC at the 2010 "Ready or Not" Hurricane Workshop in Houston, Texas this June! We will be distributing informational packets as well as offering a Business Impact Analysis for your business.
August 10, 2009
The ITDRC has aquired a 1990 Thomas Mobile Command Center and is outfitting the inside for disaster operations.
August 1, 2009
MPX Sales and Services, Inc. has generously donated an Ellis and Watts Mobile Office Trailer that the ITDRC will refurbish for disaster operations.