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Business Continuity Awareness Week 2017 Addresses Cyber Security

Business Continuity Awareness Week

In light of the very recent WannaCry ransomware cyber attack that has impacted more than 230,000 victims in over 150 countries since it began last week, it is more important now than ever to be thinking about your organization’s business resiliency, specifically your business continuity plan and IT disaster recovery plan. Should your organization experience any type of business disruption—such as a cyberattack—the best defense is having not only a plan, but also a crisis communications platform that will aid in the management of such an event. Business Continuity Awareness...
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Hurricane Matthew: MissionMode is Ready to Help NOW

As Hurricane Matthew travels up the Florida coastline, it is currently expected to hit parts of Georgia, South Carolina, and even North Carolina. The MissionMode team is thinking of everyone in those areas and hoping for the best possible outcome. In the meantime, we can help NOW! If your organization is still using time-consuming phone trees or if you need help finding employees, the MissionMode team is standing by RIGHT NOW to help you make this process faster and more efficient. Simply email us at We will need a...
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DRJ Fall World 2015 – Are You Ready?

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This year’s Disaster Recovery Journal Fall World event is upon us, don’t miss MissionMode at this year’s show. Event:      Fall World Location:  San Diego, CA Date:        September, 27-30, 2015 Make the most out of your time at Fall World: 1.  Don’t Miss Jason Zimmerman’s Session “Incident Management Systems – A Business Continuity Program Game Changer” on Monday at 2:45-3:45. In this breakout session, we will share data reported by business continuity practitioners quantifying the impact of incident management tools on program effectiveness, and we will...
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Boost Your BCM Program Maturity: Arm Your Team with the Right Tools

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Disaster Recovery Journal Monthly Webinar Series Event Sponsored by MissionMode Wednesday August 26, 2015 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET There is a strong correlation between organizations that invest in tools to simplify business continuity management and those reporting BCM program success and maturity. Despite the proven effectiveness of incident management tools in improving crisis management success and the relative affordability of these solutions, only about 25-30% of organizations have armed their business continuity teams with incident management technology. In their 2014 Hype Cycle Report, Gartner rated Crisis/Incident Management Software as...
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New MissionMode Release Launched July 23

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MissionMode is pleased to announce that the new version of the MissionMode Situation Center Suite appeared for customers on July 23, 2015, at 8:00PM CDT. This new MissionMode release version includes a new alert mapping feature to provide an enhanced situational awareness capability, a simplified create page, and enhanced REST calls to support system integrations. Alert Mapping The new mapping feature allows alert creators to assign a location to an alert. Specifically, new Situation Center or Notification Center alerts can be given a location via a drag and drop map interface. Once...
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MissionMode Announces Mobile Enhancements for iOS and Android Users

MissionMode Mobile Release Announcement

CHICAGO, May. 1, 2015 — MissionMode, provider of innovative enterprise software solutions for incident management and mass notification, has launched a new release of MissionMode Mobile, a mobile application that enables anytime, anywhere crisis management. MissionMode Mobile extends the capabilities of the company’s core web-based applications Situation Center™  for simplified incident management and Notification Center™ which provides intelligent emergency notification. MissionMode Mobile includes a variety of unique features that dramatically improves an organization’s ability to manage unplanned events. During a crisis, responders are typically away from their desks. They can’t use traditional crisis...
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Get the New Edition of eBook – The Art of Crisis Leadership

eBook: The Art of Crisis Leadership - MissionMode

The second edition of the incident management eBook The Art of Crisis Leadership: Incident Management in the Digital Age has just been released, and we are pleased to offer it to you free of charge! Author Jim Truscott, CEO of Truscott Crisis Leaders, has helped business leaders at the helm of a variety of companies representing several industries deliver effective incident management leadership when faced with business-halting events. Updated and Expanded Incident Management Content Incident management in the digital age presents crisis managers with an array of challenges. Although the fundamentals of...
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eCrisis Leadership Webinar – Practical Insights For Improved Incident Management

This month, MissionMode, in partnership with Jim Truscott, author of The Art of Crisis Leadership: Incident Management in the Digital Age and CEO of Truscott Crisis Leaders, presents the free webinar, eCrisis Leadership. With two sessions available, this is a webinar crisis management leaders will not want to miss if they want to be prepared for crisis management in the 21st century! Reserve Your Spot for this Engaging Webinar Today! Spots are filling up fast for our upcoming webinar, eCrisis Leadership featuring Jim Truscott. We invite you to register now...
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MissionMode Nominated for DRI International Notification System of the Year Award

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CHICAGO, January 12, 2015 – MissionMode, provider of the feature-rich mass notification system, Notification Center™,  is proud to announce their nomination for the Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) International 2015 Award of Excellence for Notification System of the Year. Founded in 1988, DRI International is on a mission to make the world more prepared.  DRI International is a non-profit organization committed to expanding the knowledge base for the continuity management profession, delivering Business Continuity training and certification, and promoting the credibility and awareness of certified Business Continuity professionals across the globe....
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MissionMode Situation Center Suite Helps the CDC Communicate in Sierra Leone

CHICAGO, November 2, 2014 — MissionMode, a leader in end-to-end incident management solutions to facilitate crisis management, is helping the Center for Disease Control (CDC) with emergency Ebola relief in Sierra Leone. Emergency responders in West Africa had to find alternative mass communications methods to their U.S. based equipment. Using MissionMode’s Situation Center Suite, CDC Sierra Leone Team Room has leveraged MissionMode mobile applications to communicate and advise local CDC responders and healthcare volunteers. Local CDC responders, some armed with basic mobile telephones and local numbers and others with smartphones and tablets, are...
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