eVigilo Ltd., a Tel Aviv, Israel-based homeland security company specializing in development and deployment of national mass notification systems, has closed a $3m Series A funding.
The round was led by Oriella Ltd (advised by Consensus Business Group London) and US based AtHoc, Inc. as well as Israel based Plus Ventures and S.M. Holdings.
The company intends to use the proceeds to expand its sales and marketing activities into international markets.
Led by CEO Guy Weiss, eVigilo designs and develops a fully-integrated mass alert platform designed to reach millions of people in a few seconds to improve personal safety. The solution receives event input from multiple sources both human interface and sensors and sends geo-targeted alerts and notifications to any media, both legacy systems as well as next generation information systems such as mobile, TV (DVB), radio (DAB) and push notification services like email, Smartphone applications and social networks.
The company’s platform has been deployed by Israeli Home Front Command as the multi-channel alert and notification dissemination system in frame of the “National Message” project and by the Chilean government to provide the core foundation of its national earthquake and Tsunami warning system.
eVigilo has further activities in more than 30 countries worldwide.