United States Institute of Peace Selects Desktop Alert Mass Notification System

Desktop Alert Inc., a leading provider of Network-Centric Mass Notification Systems to nearly 1 Million DoD personnel, Healthcare, Corporate and Educational organizations worldwide announced today that The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) chose Desktop Alert to provide an organization-wide public notification solution.

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We feel that the selection of Desktop Alert, by an organization so highly dedicated to safety and security, speaks volumes to our systems inherent capability to save lives and mitigate circumstances during and emergency event. - Dan Ryan CEO Desktop Alert

Chatham, New Jersey (PRWEB) April 17, 2012

Desktop Alert Inc., the leading provider of Network-Centric Mass Notification Warning Systems (MNWS) to the U.S. Army worldwide today announced the deployment of its desktop alert notification system to The United States Institute of Peace.

CEO of Desktop Alert Inc. Dan Ryan was quoted as stating "The USIP is the independent, nonpartisan conflict management center created by Congress to prevent and mitigate international conflict and we feel that the selection of Desktop Alert, by an organization so highly dedicated to safety and security, speaks volumes to our systems inherent capability to save lives and mitigate circumstances during and emergency event."

"USIP works to reduce the costs and risks for American military and civilians deployed to conflict areas abroad by training them to peacefully mitigate and manage conflicts. Our work helps to create safe and stable environments for people living and Americans working in these regions." (Taken from 'Working to Save lives' http://www.usip.org)

The USIP required a mass alert capability to notify all USIP staff of any type of emergency or event that could affect the institute utilizing a variety of alert types. Alerts will be sent to the desktops, SMS devices, phones and email. Multiple devices and operating system such as, Apple Mac, Microsoft, Android, iPhone and Blackberry are supported. Additionally, targeted group alerting was achieved through Active Directory (AD) Integration which is a standard component of a Desktop Alert implementation.

"Our powerful platform functionality is being recognized by industry leaders internationally, this is almost a perfect storm whereby our customers get the best blend of system functionality, expert personnel and positive past performance," said Howard Ryan Founder, Chief of Research and Development, Desktop Alert Inc..

Organizations seeking to implement an EMNS solution similar to the USIP notification system can contact Desktop Alert for a briefing and system demonstration.

About Desktop Alert Inc: http://www.desktopalert.net

Worldwide Healthcare, Learning Institutions, U.S. Military organizations such as The United States National Guard, The United States Air Force Academy, The United States Military Academy at West Point, Multi-National Forces in IRAQ, The U.S. Air Force, The U.S. Army now utilize the DTA mass notification platform daily for their organizations emergency communication requirements. Desktop Alert can contact thousands of users with desktop alerts and require receipt confirmation of the message. Those not verified can then be listed on a report and/or sent as a "Target Package" to be automatically contacted by other means such as email, SMS, phone calls and other devices.