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October 15, 2012 11:12 ET

Send Word Now Named to Software Magazine's 30th Annual Software 500

Software Magazine Ranks Send Word Now as One of the World's Largest Software Companies for Third Year in Row

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 15, 2012) - Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in on-demand emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that it was once again included in Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers, now in its 30th year.

Send Word Now was ranked No. 442, with software revenue of $14.1 million.

"We are very proud to be recognized by Software Magazine again this year, and to rank among so many outstanding companies also named to the list," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Through the development of new features and platforms, the expansion of our multi-lingual alert options, and hard work of our stellar customer service team, Send Word Now remains dedicated to providing our customers with the best communication tools possible. We look forward to continued partnerships and continued growth!"

The Software 500 is a revenue-based ranking of the world's largest software and services suppliers, targeting medium to large enterprises, their IT professionals, software developers, and business managers involved in software and services purchasing. The ranking is based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2011. This includes revenue from software licenses, maintenance and support, training, and software-related services and consulting.

"The Software 500 helps CIOs, senior IT managers, and IT staff research and create the short list of business partners," said John P. Desmond, editor of Software Magazine. "It is a quick reference of vendor viability. And the online version, to be posted soon at, is searchable by category, making it what we call the online catalog to enterprise software."

About Send Word Now
Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting and incident management services for both routine and emergency communication. The easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification service is used by government agencies, municipalities, universities, non-profit organizations and businesses, including many Fortune 500 companies, to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication in real-time. Send Word Now's Alert Tracer® provides a full audit trail of messages sent and received for after-action reporting and follow-up. Designed to reach anyone, anywhere, anytime, with any device over any type of connection, Send Word Now's mass notification system is capable of transmitting hundreds of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes. The company is headquartered in New York City. Visit Send Word Now on the web at or email us at Follow Send Word Now on Twitter at and check out our new blog for industry news and insights at

About Software Magazine and Rockport Custom Publishing
Software Magazine has been a brand name in the high-tech industry for more than 36 years., its Web counterpart, is the online guide to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and services companies. Software Magazine and are owned and operated by Rockport Custom Publishing. Rockport Custom Publishing is a leading integrated media company focusing on technology. For more information, visit:

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