U.S. Army Fort Leavenworth Selects Desktop Alert Notification Platform for Emergency Mass Notification

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U.S. Army Continues Expansion of The Desktop Alert Mass Notification Platform. This emergency notification system will expedite crisis response by delivering time-sensitive information throughout the Fort Leavenworth Combined Arms Center (CAC).

Grant Hall, Fort Leavenworth

Fort Leavenworth is considered as one of the most significant historic military installations in the Department of the Army, as well as to the nation. Looking forward, community continuity with facilities on unclassified networks will be a significant part of our companies' strategic planning and future growth,

Desktop Alert, Inc. (http://www.desktopalert.net) the leading provider of IP-Based mass notification technology to the United States Army, today announced the company has been selected by Fort Leavenworth of the United States Army as their primary network-based mass notification platform of choice .

The alerts appear as pre-defined or on-the-fly pop-up windows which force immediate attention to workstation receiving the message with instructions for the action(s) to be taken. A video, audio, image and/or verbal alert automatically sound/appear over the computer's monitor and speakers. Alerts are received base-wide within an average of one minute after the alert is sent.

The Fort Leavenworth mission; as the Combined Arms Center (CAC) states, is "organized to support both an Army and nation at war and to develop the future force. In its principal role, CAC provides leadership and supervision for leader development and professional military and civilian education; institutional and collective training; functional training; training support; battle command; doctrine; and lessons learned. The CAC also serves as a catalyst for change in specified areas the commanding general, Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), designates to sustain the development of relevant-and-ready expeditionary land formations with campaign qualities in support of the joint force commander." Source http://garrison.leavenworth.army.mil/sites/about/mission.asp.

"Desktop Alert considers it an honor and privilege to work with an organization known as 'The Intellectual Center of the Army' that has supported our nation for over 170 years. We look forward to integrating with not just the technical environment, but also becoming part of the community at Fort Leavenworth." said Desktop Alert President David Zadick.

"Fort Leavenworth is considered as one of the most significant historic military installations in the Department of the Army, as well as to the nation. Looking forward, community continuity with facilities on unclassified networks will be a significant part of our companies' strategic planning and future growth, "said Desktop Alert CEO and Founder Howard Ryan. "The United States Military Academy at West Point, Fort Leonard Wood, Fort Campbell, USAG Heidelberg, Fort Leavenworth and others are perfect examples of customers who are surrounded by hospitals, schools, fire departments and other facilities which require comprehensive emergency management and business continuity information. Desktop Alert is uniquely equipped in providing Secure Mass Notification Systems (SMNS) along with its partner Protexx with Identity Access Management and Multi-Factor Authentication security specializing in Data-in-Motion and Remote Authentication over any network or wireless environment. The joint solution delivers to unclassified networks the protection they need for total peace of mind as they communicate. "

Desktop Alert provides Fort Leavenworth the Total Alert Solution utilizing network-centric emergency notification technology to provide base-wide emergency notification using the existing Internet Protocol (IP) network and IT infrastructure.

About Desktop Alert:
Worldwide 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 computer users at their desktop and require them to click to confirm receipt of the message flashed on their screen. 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.

For more information on Desktop Alert, please visit http://www.desktopalert.net

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