The importance of reliable communications will become even more imperative as public-safety personnel use data communications to perform their jobs. Imagine being able to see — in real time — a floor-by floor map of the building where an emergency has occurred, or watch surveillance video when an alarm has been set off. These data communications will give responders more information about emergency situations, enabling the most efficient response.
Pelco by Schneider Electric, a supplier of video surveillance and security technology, has selected Florida-based PlateSmart Technologies to join its Partner First Program as a provider of integrated, software-only License Plate Recognition (LPR) platforms. To date, PlateSmart is the only LPR provider working directly with the Pelco Sarix offering of IP cameras.
New VLC-400 Aspirating Detector’s Very Early Smoke Warning Protects High-Value & Critical Facilities, Solves Challenging Applications
Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) introduces the VLC-400 Aspirating Detector to immediately sense and verify the slightest traces of smoke and speed response to save lives and property, particularly within high-value and high-security facilities and in challenging environments. As many as 126 addressable VLC-400 detectors, made by Xtralis™, can connect directly to the signaling line circuit (SLC) of Gamewell-FCI’s E3 Series® fire alarm and emergency communications systems, eliminating the common use of high-cost, standalone aspirating systems.
Advocate Health Care replaces Cisco Catalyst 6509 core with 10G Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch fabric
LAS VEGAS — A healthcare network in Illinois is investing $40 million in Alcatel-Lucent switches to consolidate data centers into a private cloud.
Advocate Health Care is the largest integrated healthcare system in Illinois, and the largest emergency and Level 1 trauma network in the state. It employs 37,000 people and has more than 250 sites of care, including 10 acute-care hospitals and two children’s hospitals.
Los Angeles, May 16, 2012. Telenet VoiP today announced that they have achieved licensed (C16) Fire Protection Contractor status. A Fire protection contractor is approved by the state of California to lay out, fabricate and install all types of fire protection systems; including all the equipment associated with these systems, excluding electrical alarm systems.
Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) introduces the multi-criteria fire and CO (carbon monoxide) detector, which incorporates four sensing elements in one cost-effective unit to quickly detect smoke, CO, flame and heat, verifying a true emergency and deterring false alarms. The new 4-Warn/CO detector’s advanced addressable sensing technology meets new CO detection legislation adopted by nearly all 50 states. When used with Gamewell-FCI’s B200S sounder base , the 4-Warn/CO detector can reduce required detection upgrade costs by as much as 54%.
Experienced Distributor Network Stands Ready to Support Facilities’ In-Buildings, Between-Buildings and Distributed Recipient Emergency Communications Needs
Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has expanded its portfolio of emergency communications systems (ECS) to encompass technologies for in-building, between-building and distributed recipient mass notification. Experienced in ECS design, installation and requirements, Gamewell-FCI’s nationwide network of Engineered Systems Distributors can choose from a broad range of technologies to customize an emergency communications solution for virtually any facility’s needs.
Mitel (Nasdaq: MITL), a leading global provider of unified communications and collaboration (UCC) software solutions, was listed as a Champion in Info-Tech Research Group’s IP Telephony Vendor Landscape. Through a comprehensive review of companies in the IP telephony arena, the Vendor Landscape is designed to offer independent perspective on the range of IP telephony products available in the market.
Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announces an expanded line of cutting-edge technologies, designed to simplify the complexities of monitoring and controlling one or more fire alarm and emergency communications systems (ECS) and speed emergency response.
Featuring Z-Wave support for DMP Panels
DMP (Digital Monitoring Products) has released the Virtual Keypad™ App Version 2.0 in the Apple® App Store and Android Market. With the Virtual Keypad™ App Version 2.0 and the 783Z Module, users can benefit from the new Z-Wave features with their XT Series™ Burglary/Fire/Door Access Panel and XTL™ Wireless Security System. End users can now control a variety of devices in their home or small business using DMP MyAccess™ text commands or the Virtual Keypad™ App Version 2.0 on smart phones or tablets. read more…
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Altadena Library District
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Mobile Modular Management Corp
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Orange County Water District