Computer-aided dispatch (CAD) systems are used by dispatchers, call-takers, and 911 operators to prioritize and record incident calls, identify the status and location of responders in the field, and effectively dispatch responders. Responders in the field can receive messages initiated by CAD systems via their mobile data terminals, radios, and cell phones.
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AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 04. Information Technology
AEL Title: System, Dispatch, Computer Aided
AEL Number: 04AP-01-CADS
SAVER Project: Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) Systems