Calian ResponseReady™

An industry-leading platform that is redefining emergency exercises through immersive, engaging simulations.

Suite of innovative exercise design & delivery tools

Originally developed to enable our own team to develop exercises, ResponseReady has been purpose-built to support all phases of the exercise design process. ResponseReady’s suite of tools support users at all phases of the design and delivery process and will help your organization modernize its training & exercise program.

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Training that Engages

Emergency response exercises

Easily deliver full-scale, functional and tabletop exercises to validate emergency response plans and procedures. Use the evaluation tools to develop tangible outcomes from your exercises.

Emergency communications training

Conduct comprehensive communications training, complete with traditional and social media simulation for your communications staff.

Training, workshops and seminars

Deliver interactive training on emergency management or business continuity training topics using the combined power of the ResponseReady LiveSlides and Player tools.

Key features

Easy-to-use design tools

Easily design exercises using ResponseReady’s user-friendly inject development tools:

  • The exercise wizard provides a selection of pre-developed scenarios, saving time and money on development. 
  • The master events list editor supports users with developing fully customized exercises. 

Automated inject delivery

Automate inject delivery or allow your controllers to manually push injects to participants. You have full control over exercise delivery. Your team can monitor progress through the exercise on a common dashboard and add, remove, pause or expedite injects to accommodate participant needs during each exercise.  

Engage participants in exercise play with interactive tools including: 

  • Simulated social media (Chatter, Chatbook, Chatdeck) 
  • Simulated traditional media 
  • Self-contained emails 
  • Custom webpages 
  • Participant chat 
  • Real-time polling (Live Poll) 

Evaluation and data analysis

The ResponseReady evaluation tools are designed to streamline the data collection and analysis process. Identify key findings, formulate recommendations and improve your program. 

  • The evaluation tool allows you to collect data from trained evaluators and exercise participants during and after the exercise. Analyze results on the tool for use in after-action reports.
  • Calian Live Poll is an interactive polling tool that allows real-time data collection from your audience. Enhance your data collection experience with this engaging platform. 

Media simulation

Social media has emerged as a primary source of intelligence for communication teams during emergencies. ResponseReady provides an immersive traditional and social media simulation environment that mimics how information would be shared during real-world emergencies.

Organizations can engage with Calian News, Chatter, Chatbook, and Chatdeck during exercises to:

  • Gather real-time data about information needs of the public.
  • Respond to direct inquiries from simulated members of the public.
  • Identify and correct misinformation being spread online.
  • Practice developing and distributing official information in a risk-free simulation environment.

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