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Sentinel Crisis Management Software FAQs

Discover the most frequently asked questions about our crisis management tools, available on the Sentinel Platform. Or, ask your own questions by contacting us at

How does Sentinel help me with crisis management?

In building the Sentinel platform, we developed a series of powerful tools specifically designed for improving crisis management.

For each of the tools we focussed on helping you to achieve three key outcomes of successful crisis management:

  • Resolving crisis situations faster to resume normal working operations sooner.
  • Minimising disruption to working operations during the crisis situation.
  • Delivering a crisis response that prevents reputational damage.

Can I have a free trial of Sentinel?

Unfortunately, we don’t offer a free trial period on the Sentinel platform. Instead, we offer a free demonstration of the platform, personalised to the unique needs of your business.

When you book a demo, we’ll organise a quick call ahead of schedule. Our expert consultants will take the time to listen to the challenges your organisation is facing. Along with a few exploratory questions of our own, we’ll build a complete picture of your crisis management software needs...

Do I need to install anything to use Sentinel?

No, there’s nothing you need to install. All you need to get started with Sentinel is a device, internet connection and web browser.

Sentinel is a cloud-based platform comprised of a series of communication, document management and reporting software modules.

The platform operates using a Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery model. Sentinel software is hosted centrally, with access to the software licensed on a subscription basis....

How much does Sentinel cost?

There is no one answer to this question. The simplest - and arguably most vague - answer is, it depends.

It depends on how many tools you choose to use, your minute and message consumption of the communication tools, and whether you opt for additional bolt-on packages. To fully understand the flexible cost of Sentinel we need to dig a little deeper...