More Value, Power From Today's Fire Panels

Engebretson, Joan
December 2012
SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Dec2012, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p69
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the developments in fire panels. It says that fire panel manufacturers have developed methods to allow the interaction of fire alarms with process control, building management and public notification. It states that Kentec Electronics Ltd. is planning to launch a fire panel in the U.S. that can support email capability through a data network connection. It cites the trend of using short-range wireless and central station in fire panels.


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