Firefighting Technology: FDNY Approves Honeywell Power IP and GSM Fire Alarm Communicator

10/02/2013
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Power announces its IPGSM-4G fire alarm communicator has received approval from the Fire Department of New York for use in commercial facilities throughout New York City. The IPGSM-4G can report fire alarm signals to a central station over IP (Internet) or GSM (cellular). For optimum reliability, it can be easily configured to report primarily over the Internet and use cellular for backup. Both IP and GSM communication paths are tested daily to ensure connectivity. Plus, all data sent over IP is secured using the industry's advanced encryption standard (AES 256 bit). The IPGSM-4G is compatible with virtually any brand of fire alarm control panel, making it an ideal...

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