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Westell introduces ProtectLink™ Next-Gen ERCES Solution

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  ProtectLink™ is a software-defined BDA for public safety DAS that offers the most flexible & expandable solution for first responders.  Westell’s ProtectLink™ BDAs represent the next generation of in-building wireless coverage for first responders as required by certain National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 72 & 1221) and International Fire Code (IFC 510)...
  ProtectLink™ is a software-defined BDA for public safety DAS that offers the most flexible & expandable solution for first responders.  Westell...

[Announcement] ADRF Expands Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Portfolio with Half Watt 700/800 MHz Repeater

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ADRF Expands Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Portfolio with Half Watt 700/800 MHz Repeater. Smaller, Lower Cost Public Safety Repeater is Ideal for Small-to-Mid Sized Buildings.   BURBANK, Calif., March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF), the largest pure-play Distributed Antenna System (DAS) and Emergency Radio Communications...
ADRF Expands Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Portfolio with Half Watt 700/800 MHz Repeater. Smaller, Lower Cost Public Safety Repeater...

When We Can't Afford to Fail

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The men and women who use our public safety systems put fear aside and run toward the flames. We depend on these heroes to keep us safe, and that's why we do everything possible to ensure they can rely on us. Receiving a passing test score in the world of public safety is unlike passing any other test. In-building public safety systems have one purpose: mission-critical...
The men and women who use our public safety systems put fear aside and run toward the flames. We depend on these heroes to keep us safe, and that's...

2020 Foresight

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I want to think that when we started our company in 2016, we were anticipating events like a global pandemic because that would make us an incredibly visionary group of people. However, it wasn’t the fear of contracting a virus that motivated us to create an entirely mobile company. It had more to do with the fact that we anticipated that our employees would need to be mobile...
I want to think that when we started our company in 2016, we were anticipating events like a global pandemic because that would make us an incredibly...

Why We Do What We Do: A Firehouse Chat with FDNY Firefighter Patrick Parrott

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Today, October 28th, is National First Responder Day. Congress designated the day in 2017 to honor the firefighters, police officers, and EMTs that rush into a crisis when the rest of us run out. Living and working in NYC, I have many opportunities to stand and watch in awe at first responders' unimagined bravery. I've often wondered what they think when the alarm goes off. Do...
Today, October 28th, is National First Responder Day. Congress designated the day in 2017 to honor the firefighters, police officers, and EMTs that...

Project Managers Are the Electromagnetic Force of Our Organization

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The hats our Project Managers must wear are many; the skills they must have are diverse. In-building public safety systems can take years to complete and include various sub-contractors and local authorities throughout a project’s lifecycle. They require consistent oversight over long periods, which is why excellent project management skills are so crucial in our business. Any...
The hats our Project Managers must wear are many; the skills they must have are diverse. In-building public safety systems can take years to complete...

ADRF Announces Certification to UL 2524, Second Edition, for its Public Safety Communication System

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ADRF's PSR-U and BBx-U Series Is the First ERCES to Be Listed/Certified by UL to UL 2524, Second Edition and First to Receive the Enhanced UL Certification Mark to UL 2524, Second Edition BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF), the largest pure-play in-building Distributed Antenna System (DAS) provider for public safety and...
ADRF's PSR-U and BBx-U Series Is the First ERCES to Be Listed/Certified by UL to UL 2524, Second Edition and First to Receive the Enhanced UL...

ADRF Brings Ubiquitous Public Safety Wireless Coverage to Indianapolis International Airport

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BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF), the largest pure-play in-building Distributed Antenna System (DAS) provider for public safety and commercial radio frequencies, announced today the deployment of its ADXV public safety DAS and PSR series repeaters at Indianapolis International Airport (IND), one of the world's best airports...
BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF), the largest pure-play in-building Distributed Antenna System (...

A Building Owner’s Guide To In-Building Public Safety Wireless

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The public safety in-building wireless communication space has been driven by codes and standards since they were first introduced in 2009. These systems ensure first responders can communicate in every building area, including critical coverage areas like fire command rooms, exit stairwells, elevator lobbies, basements, and exit passageways. However, this process is anything...
The public safety in-building wireless communication space has been driven by codes and standards since they were first introduced in 2009. These...

Public Safety Radio Signal Project Highlight: Public Storage

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  Public Storage operates over 2,000 self-storage facilities across the United States. With the growing mandate for stronger public safety two-way radio signals inside buildings for first responders, Public Storage contacted the experts at SignalBoosters.com to help comply with new local regulations.   Customer Profile:  Public Storage is the largest self-storage company in...
  Public Storage operates over 2,000 self-storage facilities across the United States. With the growing mandate for stronger public safety two-way...

The Dragon Has Arrived...And This Dragon Eats Fire

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Installing coaxial cable for public safety deployments may never be the same.   Radio Frequency Systems (RFS), a world leader in indoor RF coaxial cables, recently announced the launch of its revolutionary new product, DragonSkin™, the first and only in-building coaxial cable certified by UL to survive two hours under fire conditions without any additional protection....
Installing coaxial cable for public safety deployments may never be the same.   Radio Frequency Systems (RFS), a world leader in indoor RF coaxial...

[On-Demand Webinar] "Raising the Bar on Public Safety Deployments – Tap into the Benefits of Our Unique Ecosystem Solution"

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This is a critical time for businesses and employees to stay connected while working from home or from remote locations. With many government officials mandating that employees work from home to social distance, now is the perfect time to advance your knowledge on new product offerings through online learning and research methods to save money for your organization. In this...
This is a critical time for businesses and employees to stay connected while working from home or from remote locations. With many government...

Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions

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  Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions Before obtaining certificates, licenses, and permits for occupying commercial buildings and property, several building codes must meet federal requirements and/or municipal zoning laws. In general, these guidelines range from structural, electrical, mechanical, fuel/gas, plumbing, drainage, landscaping, accessibility, health,...
  Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions Before obtaining certificates, licenses, and permits for occupying commercial buildings and...

That's An E-Wrap!

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Some of the most challenging projects in the public safety arena involve older, occupied buildings, and the planning and implementation of bringing them up to code. These retrofit installations are even more challenging when it comes to healthcare facilities.    RFS recently implemented an ARCS project at a top-tier medical research facility located in the medical corridor of...
Some of the most challenging projects in the public safety arena involve older, occupied buildings, and the planning and implementation of bringing...

Newmar Introduces Annunciator Panel for Public Safety Battery Back-Up Applications

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  Newmar announces the release of the Annunciator Panel, model AP-8000A, designed to meet NFPA 1221 standards for a dedicated BDA and BDA battery back-up annunciation panel.   Contained in a compact NEMA 4 enclosure, the audible and visual alarm annunciator is a companion to the PE Series power enclosures and features eight Form-C alarm relays. The first five alarms are wired...
  Newmar announces the release of the Annunciator Panel, model AP-8000A, designed to meet NFPA 1221 standards for a dedicated BDA and BDA battery...