Weather Decision Technologies Selects MIR3 Intelligent Notification Platform for Instant Weather Communication
SAN DIEGO (June 26, 2008) – MIR3, Inc., the leading provider of Intelligent Notification (IN®) systems to enterprises, universities and government organizations, today announced that Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT) has named the company its official emergency notification platform. WDT will utilize MIR3 inEnterprise™, a secure, role-based notification platform, to provide its customers – news stations, airports, sports, enterprise and educational organizations – with the most advanced severe weather alerts and advisories via phone, text, SMS, pager, and e-mail, among other communication devices. “With inEnterprise, WDT users will be able to receive instant, customized weather notifications informing them on meteorological conditions occurring around the world such as hurricanes, lightning storms, flash floods, tsunamis and other natural disasters,” said Amir Moussavian, president and CEO of MIR3. “MIR3 technology will integrate seamlessly into WDT’s existing communication infrastructure allowing messages to be sent to WDT’s customers through their preferred communication device; whether recipients are at the office, in the field, on the road, or at home, they will have access to critical updates on severe weather.”
inEnterprise’s proprietary technology sends time-sensitive alerts to its clients, enabling these organizations to prepare for and respond to unpredicted weather systems. With inEnterprise’s advanced two-way communication system, customers receive messages until they respond and confirm receipt. With real-time reports, user administrators will be able to monitor receipt of and responses to communications. In addition, MIR3’s platform allows users to bridge to call centers, establish emergency lines and hold conference calls when companywide collaboration is needed.
“Global climate conditions are continuing to shift at unprecedented rates, creating an environment where severe weather is increasingly likely. This makes it vital for WDT to communicate mission-critical weather developments within seconds to our user base throughout the United States and across the world,” said Mike Eilts, president and COO of WDT. “As the go-to source for immediate weather updates around the world, it is imperative that WDT disseminate accurate, timely critical weather warnings. We are confident inEnterprise’s proven notification platform will help ensure we meet this need.”
About Weather Decision Technologies (WDT)
Founded in 1999, Weather Decision Technologies has become a global leader in providing state-of-the-science weather detection, nowcasting, and forecasting systems and services to our partners and customers. WDT supplies its innovative iMap Weather product to global Internet companies and its premium ClearPoint Weather service to marine weather-trackers, worldwide. WDT maintains operational and international offices in Metropolitan Washington DC; Norman, Oklahoma; Munich, Germany; and Tokyo, Japan. For more information: https://www.wdtinc.com.
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