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Why Fire Alarm System Inspection and Testing is Important

Your fire alarm system is actually a life safety system which also provides property protection, 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. In order for the system to operate and communicate alarms properly, it needs to be tested and maintained regularly. Some system impairments can go unnoticed, causing system component damage or rendering it […]

City of Chicago One Way Communication System

If you were unaware, the deadline of January 1, 2015 for installation of a City of Chicago One Way Communication System in High-rise buildings is drawing near. Despite the rumors, there is currently no indication that the City of Chicago will delay the January 1,2015 deadline for installation of required voice communication systems. So it […]

VoIP Problems

VoIP is a new phone service option that allows phone calls to be made over an internet connection. VoIP offers unlimited calling at an attractively low rate, however, at this time VoIP is not fully regulated by the Federal Communications Commission. So, now there are no standards to provide uniformity and the process of transmitting voice has created an unreliable means of communication between security systems and monitoring centers. VoIP suppliers actually encourage customers to keep one POTS line available for emergencies.

EST3X Life Safety Control System is now ready to order

s here. It’s incredibly versatile. It changes everything. EST3X represents the latest generation of life safety control panels for mid to large sized applications. With large multi-message displays and innovative controls, intuitive interfaces, and bold colored cabinets — these systems capture the imagination, and catch the eye. But behind the LCD display is where they […]

Bosch Introduces High Definition FlexiDome and Dinion Series Day/Night IP Cameras

Bosch Security Systems, Inc. today expanded its popular FlexiDome and Dinion line of fixed cameras with six high definition (HD) day/night models. With 720p resolution, excellent image quality and accurate color reproduction, the new cameras provide the detail needed to distinguish fine features important for object recognition. – Fairport, NY FlexiDomeHD and DinionHD Day/Night cameras […]

BOSCH D1265 TOUCH SCREEN KEYPAD RELEASE

Bosch is pleased to announce the launching of new D1265 Touch Screen Keypad which is available starting January 2011. You can read the description of the new keypad  here. The most pleasant advantage of the new product is that existing users/owners ofBosch G series can upgrade to D1265 Touch Screen Keypad without replacing the control panel! The D1265 keypad […]

Managed POE Switch Provides Peripheral Device Power

ComNet Communication Networks introduced a high-capacity managed Ethernet switch. The Comworx  ™ CNGE2FE8MSPoE is the company’s next environmentally hardened managed Ethernet Switch that provides a high port density in a compact package and provides Power over Ethernet to peripheral devices such as IP cameras and video encoders. The all-new Comworx  ™ CNGE2FE8MSPoE makes available eight […]

CCTV INFRARED ILLUMINATORS

Bosch Security Systems Inc. introduced the AEGIS SuperLED series of long-range infrared illuminators, which are designed to optimize nighttime video surveillance in CCTV systems. With patent-pending technology the AEGIS SuperLED series delivers more evenly lit images and greater consistency of high levels than standard LED illuminators. AEGIS SuperLED illuminators feature Constant light technology to deliver […]