Comtech Awarded Toronto Police Contract Valued at $2.9 Million for Next Generation 911
The Comtech Solacom Guardian NG911 solution will be deployed in a redundant, geo-diverse configuration with 103 emergency call taking positions and 30 training positions. The new system, including the entire maintenance term, is worth
The sites will receive Guardian Intelligent 911 Workstations (“IWS”), extremely powerful next generation 911 call taking positions designed to maximize the effectiveness of call taking. The intuitive user interface allows Call Takers to quickly assess, prioritize and handle landline, wireless and VoIP calls. Call Takers can quickly create conferences, transfer calls, determine the location of callers and play back recently recorded conversations. The Guardian IWS is also engineered to be future proof so that next generation capabilities such as Real Time Text (“RTT”), or exchanging video, images and data with specially trained staff or police officers, can be supported once they become standardized and available to the public. In addition, the system is designed according to the industry and the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunication (“CRTC”) Next Generation 911 directives.
“We’re very pleased to be partnering with the
Solacom emergency call handling and management solutions are built on more than 30 years of research and innovation in the application of advanced hardware and software technologies for public safety. For more information, visit: www.solacom.com.
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