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Your Auxiliary Radio Communications System (ARCS) Passed Inspection! Now What?

As a building owner or property manager, you pray the public safety system you’ve installed will never get used. But what if it does? How can you ensure that it’ll work at go time? This “what if” is not something you’re legally allowed to leave to chance, as per the specifications in the FDNY regulations. Life safety equipment can go “Out of Service” without anyone realizing it...
As a building owner or property manager, you pray the public safety system you’ve installed will never get used. But what if it does? How can you...

Why Process is Critical When Lives Are at Risk

From Sub-Basement to the 104th Floor  When a fire alarm is activated, people rush from a building, desperate to escape. That’s when our end user, the brave members of the FDNY race inside. Providing the most robust, long-lasting, wireless two-way in-building communications systems is our company’s mission, and we take it very seriously. In New York City, new construction...
From Sub-Basement to the 104th Floor  When a fire alarm is activated, people rush from a building, desperate to escape. That’s when our end user,...

What Happens When the Market Lacks the Tools You Need? You Build Them Yourself.

The Evolution of the ARC System  The need for reliable in-building radio coverage for first responders became imperative in the aftermath of September 11th. In the 9/11 Commission report, communication failures were a critical element that undermined the response to the attacks. The FDNY developed stringent requirements for newly constructed buildings, to support their high-...
The Evolution of the ARC System  The need for reliable in-building radio coverage for first responders became imperative in the aftermath of ...

RFS is Proud to be American Made

Three years ago, we started RF Solutions with a mandate to design and implement state of the art ARC (Auxiliary Radio Communication) System hardware and software. ARC Systems were a newly required FDNY mandate, and a quality product that met all NYC code requirements didn't yet exist in the marketplace. We needed to manufacture proprietary equipment and software and decided to...
Three years ago, we started RF Solutions with a mandate to design and implement state of the art ARC (Auxiliary Radio Communication) System hardware...

Comba Telecom Releases CriticalPoint™ Public Safety Battery Backup Unit (BBU) Solution

  Comba Telecom Releases CriticalPoint™ Public Safety Battery Backup Unit (BBU) Solution  Battery Backup keeps in-building Public Safety Communications Systems working if the power fails   (13 August 2019 – Milpitas, CA) – Comba Telecom, Inc. today released its CriticalPoint™ Public Safety Battery Backup Unit (BBU) product to power its line of Bi-directional Amplifiers (BDA)...
  Comba Telecom Releases CriticalPoint™ Public Safety Battery Backup Unit (BBU) Solution  Battery Backup keeps in-building Public Safety...