Napco Security Technologies
The Alarm Lock Division of Napco Security Technologies, Inc. introduced a new, easily deployed, keyless school security measure for controlling access to classrooms, or any doors, in an emergency, with its ArchiTech Wireless Access Locks with remote key fob-activated lockdown, securing one lock or a global lock group, in seconds, at the first hint of trouble. Once lockdown is activated, a bright red strobe light is illuminated on the inner door to give occupants, i.e., sheltering in place, greater peace of mind that the door is securely locked down. Retrofit any standard door lock, with the ArchiTech cylindrical locks that provide keyless access for up to 5000 users, plus 500 auto lock/ unlock event schedule.
System Sensor’s new L-Series line of AV notification devices provide the coverage and versatility to meet virtually any facility requirement for indoor applications with low current draw, less overhead and easy customization. The L-Series features a new low-profile design with high-fidelity speakers and a full range of candela settings now standard as well as new compact horn and strobe devices. Also available are wall and ceiling chimes and chime strobes that can be used in private mode applications.
Honeywell Security and Fire
Honeywell’s 5800COMBO Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detector is the industry’s first professionally installed and professionally monitored, wireless, combination smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) detector for homes. The battery-powered 5800COMBO has four built-in transmitters that enable central-station alarm monitoring of dangerous smoke and CO gas, as well as maintenance supervision. Multiple-language voice annunciation of alarm and maintenance requirements heightens awareness and prompts swifter evacuation.
Continental Access has released new CA4K Enterprise Security & Access Control Software integrating access control, wireless locking, alarms, video and remote hosted services. The new CA4K was designed to be a truly scalable single solution that is easy and economical to use, program, deploy and maintain. It features an open API, new POE controller, simultaneous multi-credential support, comprehensive web client for secure control from anywhere and the lowest total cost of operation. The powerful, all-new security management system delivers smartly and easily through new icon user interface with multiview-windows, active visitor management with live cross-check and streamlined LDAP Active Directory-compliant and custom multi-language auto-load operator log-ins. For dramatic labor savings, CA4K has seamless integration with a full line of Wireless customizable locks and keypads with built-in multi-technology smart readers; as well as ultra-high-speed support for Continental’s new POE uniVerse single door controller or expandable, field-upgradable conventional controllers.
Tyco Security Products
Tyco Security Products, part of Johnson Controls, announced that Sur-Gard now supports PSTN line cards on the SG-System 5 receiver to give central stations the flexibility to monitor both IP and PSTN alarm signals to create our most powerful receiver solution to date. SG-System 5 can support a combination of 24 IP or PSTN line cards.
Viking Electronics Inc.
Viking Electronics introduces the SR-IP, a VoIP SIP loud ringer. Quickly notify employees of incoming calls and visitors with four traditional ringing sounds and doorbell tones. The SR-IP is a loud ringing and visual indication device that works over hosted and on-premise VoIP SIP phone systems. When the SR-IP is activated by an incoming call, it will produce a loud ring or door chime sound - up to 93 dB SPL.
Honeywell has enhanced several key commercial products with cloud-based, video alarm verification (VAV) technology to help verify alarm severity and combat one of the security industry’s most-common challenges: false alarms. The company’s AlarmNet communications network has expanded its integration with the patented I-View Now VAV technology through Honeywell’s Performance Series DVR and NVR offerings, in addition to other video recording products.
Inovonics announces the release of its new EN1244 wireless smoke detector. The new smoke detector addresses a market need by meeting UL268 (Smoke Detectors for Fire Alarms) and California State Fire Marshall (CSFM) regulatory approvals. The EN1244 wireless smoke detector features an onboard sounder, an LED indicator, tamper and local test. It’s also monitored by the EchoStream® network, alerting the user when sensor maintenance is needed or the battery is low.
Honeywell Fire-Lite Smart Wireless Integrated Fire Technology (SWIFT) 2.0 has added a new wireless relay module to the SWIFT line of devices. This relay module includes additional features such as the ability to activate a remote power supply and NAC expander, conduct elevator recall or power shutdown, and trigger door holders. SWIFT is a Class A commercial fire system that is completely wireless, saving time and costs for dealers during installations.
Meet the new DUCTSD – a duct smoke detector that simplifies testing with a cover-integrated smoke test port. DUCTSD’s cover-integrated smoke test port enables contractors to test the detector’s operation using any approved aerosol test smoke without the need of special tools or attachments. The streamlined DUCTSD uses a plug-in photoelectric smoke sensor with operating conditions ranging from -4 to 158 degrees Fahrenheit, and air speeds from 100 to 4,000 feet per minute. On the inside of that cover is QR code that links directly to the installation manual on the System Sensor website.