Department Of Defense Certifications and Compliance Standards
DESKTOP ALERT IS THE DoD PROVEN MOST AFFORDABLE MNS
NATO AFPL – CERTIFIED FOR PUBLIC AND SECRET NATO NETWORKS.
CURRENT DISA APL: DESKTOP ALERT MNS was recommended certification by the Army CA on 30 Jan 2013 and is being placed on the UC APL per the operationally validated Fast Track process referenced in Section 4.4 of the Unified Capabilities Requirements (UCR) 2008 Change 3.. This product is certified for the following device type(s): Mass Notification Warning System (MNWS)
NOTE: OUR DISA APL HAS BEEN EXTENDED BY DISA WITH NO PROJECTED TERMINATION DATE
Desktop Alert, the PRIMARY MNS providerto FEMA has a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the purpose of gaining access to the IPAWS-OPEN Test Environment.
DIACAP APPROVAL: DESKTOP ALERT VERSION 5.X ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ARMY
In March 2014, DOD Instruction 8510.01, Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DOD Information Technology (IT) was published. The Risk Management Framework (RMF) replaces the DOD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) as the process to obtain authorizations to operate.
This certification is currently under sponsored application for renewal by USAF.
DIACAP The DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) is the United States Department of Defense (DoD) process to ensure that risk management is applied on information systems (IS).
DIACAP defines a DoD-wide formal and standard set of activities, general tasks and a management structure process for the certification and accreditation (C&A) of a DoD IS that will maintain the information assurance (IA) posture throughout the system’s life cycle.
Air Force Instruction (AFI) 10-2501 This instruction implements Air Force Policy Document (AFPD) 10-2, Readiness; AFPD 10-25, Full-Spectrum Threat Response (to be renamed Emergency Management); AFPD 10-26, Counter-Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Operational Preparedness (to be renamed Counter-Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Operations); AFPD 10-8, Homeland Security; Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) 2-1.8, Counter Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Operations; and portions of AFDD 2-4.1, Force Protection. Desktop Alert compliant with AFI 10-2501 requirements for emergency notification and warning systems.
NRF The National Response Framework presents the guiding principles that enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to disasters and emergencies from the smallest incident to the largest catastrophe. The Framework establishes a comprehensive, national, all-hazards approach to domestic incident response.Desktop Alert, a leading provider of network-centric emergency notification systems has the next generation mass communications software available now for the new National Response Framework.
NMCI The NMCI Technical Certification attests to the testing and technical approval of the REASON software for installation and access via the global Navy Marine Corps Internet system.