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Paradigm Solutions International Announces OpsPlanner™ Business Continuity Management software Release 6.0, featuring a Preparedness Assessment feature, ISO 22301 Program Support, and Dependency-based Plan and Recovery Workflow

BETHESDA, MD – November 6, 2012 – Paradigm Solutions International, Inc. (PSI), an industry-leading provider of Business Continuity Planning/Continuity of Operations Planning software and services, has announced the general release of OpsPlanner™ version 6.0; featuring an expansive set of innovative new features within an easy-to-use and cost-effective planning and recovery solution.

Some of the feature enhancements of OpsPlanner v6.0 include:

  • Readiness Assessment. A new configurable Readiness Survey and companion Report that assesses and scores an organizations preparedness level, across definable measurement areas.
  • ISO 22301. Enables implementation of the new Business Continuity Management standard within the prescribed Plan-Do-Check-Act model. Includes assessments with calculated MAO and MBCO values, document and process control,, evaluation of operational metrics, management of non-conformities, corrective actions, management review for continuous process improvement, and more….
  • Dependency-based Plan Workflow. Provides the ability to import asset-to-asset dependencies, as well as the ability to publish plans by dependency, and activate plans in recovery based on plan-to-plan dependencies.
  • Event Summary Report. Provides a real-time, downloadable report view for in-progress or completed events, which includes auditable information such as dates/times, who was involved, which plans were activated, event details, and multiple other event statistics.
  • Ad-hoc Reporting. Provides an easy-to-use query function for the user less experienced in report writing, as well as an advanced custom report feature for the more experienced report writer.
  • Enhanced Emergency Notification. Includes demographic-based filtering of recipients, automated message templates, and broadcast of SMS-only message deliveries.

OpsPlanner v6.0 further enhances any organization’s ability to assess preparedness through the new Readiness Assessment tool.  In addition, an organization can now easily align their Business Continuity Management program with the new ISO 22301 Standard through OpsPlanner’s built-in workflow support attribute.  PSI continues to develop OpsPlanner as the preeminent contingency software solution on the market today.  We are known for providing superlative support and unparalleled customer satisfaction while continuing to meet or exceed the needs of our customers and the ever evolving marketplace.” said Russell E. Blackwell, Vice President and COO of Paradigm Solutions International.

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About Paradigm Solutions International (PSI)

PSI, headquartered in Bethesda, MD, continues to be a trusted source of Business Continuity Planning/Continuity of Operations Planning software products and services for commercial enterprises and government agencies alike. Our customers rely on OpsPlanner and our Certified Business Continuity Planning consultants to help minimize the cost of unexpected disruptions and preserve key business functions.

Rebecca Folk