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  1. MAV project council sign-up numbers reaches important milestone

    Posted 2 September 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    Over 24 councils are now MECC Central councils.  The take up through the Municipal Association of Victoria's shared buying agreement has been encouraging with overall interest from the regional ...

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  2. Workshopping issues of paper/Excel systems for emergency management

    Posted 30 August 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    During our recent regional Victorian roadshows Scott, myself and Peter facilitated some workshops with groups of emergency managers and IT managers to get some more participation into our information ...

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    Whiteboard, Melbourne
  3. MECC Central Overview

    Posted 25 August 2011 by Scott Davey (Datalink)

    In response to requests for the presentation I have prepared a short 15 minute overview video below.  

    Its an abridged version of the 5 hour roadshow session.

    (Note: Those from councils who ...

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  4. 2011 LGTS Conference

    Posted 14 August 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    Scott presented at the LGTS Conference at Collins Place in Melbourne with an update on the MECC Central rollout for IT managers.

    Here is a video of the presentation.

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  5. Hitting the road with MECC Central - LGIT Conference and Regional Information Sessions

    Posted 10 August 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    A big few weeks ahead for Datalink as we hit the road for the MECC Central emergency management software rollout to Victorian councils.

    We've been busy preparing over the last few weeks for the ...

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  6. Optimising websites for mobile and desktop browsers

    Posted 22 July 2011 by Scott Davey (Datalink)

    With one in ten users of your website now viewing form their mobile phone, it is not longer enough to just be accessible on mobile devices - now it's time to actively design and build your website to ...

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  7. Testing using web browser automation

    Posted 21 July 2011 by Scott Davey (Datalink)


    Datalink uses a mix of testing strategies to increase the quality of our software releases.

    One of techniques we use is web brower automation, which allows us to record and play back interactive ...

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    Web Browser Automation

  8. Emergency Management Conference (EMC) 2011

    Posted 7 July 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    Datalink exhibited MECC Central at the Emergency Management Conference (EMC) 2011 at The Sebel Albert Park in Melbourne between 12th and 13th July.

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    MECC Central stand at the conference
  9. MECC Central 2.1 technology preview

    Posted 4 July 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    This video demonstrates some of the latest features of the soon to be released MECC Central 2.1.

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    MECC Central 2.1 technology preview

  10. Emergency simulation using incident management software

    Posted 30 June 2011 by Sean Fishlock (Datalink)

    In 2008 Alpine Shire hosted a half day simulation of the opening of its MECC (Municipal Emergency Coordination Centre) with the aim of testing Datalink's MECC Central 1.0 software system as it would ...

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