ANGEN is the Alabama Next Generation Emergency Network. It is Alabama’s migration to Internet Protocol (IP)- based systems, which over the past decade has been faster than the movement for public safety communications systems.
Better put, ANGEN is the modernization of a 9-1-1 backbone system utilized since the 1960s. ANGEN is a standards-based and more capable system than we have operated with for the last half-century.
Next Generation 9-1-1 services offered to our center as well as citizens include:
With a commitment to better utilization of emerging technologies and a strong approach to public safety, all Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) in Alabama are now on the Alabama Next Generation Emergency Network (ANGEN)