alarm system

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a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event

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Unisys provides the Signal Transport System Message Handling System, a customized IP-based alarm monitoring and messaging solution developed by Unisys in conjunction with the NZFS and Automatic Fire Alarm Service Providers (AFASPs), that is the back-end architecture for the overall NZFS automated fire alarm system.
In response to this significant spike in home robberies, ADP Security Systems is waiving equipment and labor installation fees for all new customers who sign on for a residential alarm system.
Engineers were called in to fix the fire alarm system.
DOUGLAS ROWAND is a home security expert who installs alarm systems for domestic and commercial use.
Major General Rashid Thani Al Matroushi, Director of Dubai Civil Defence, said the direct alarm system has already been installed in 220 establishments and the teams are inspecting other establishments to check their preparedness to be connected to the system.
The new alarm system will be programmed to automatically send regular notifications to the security office at the branch, providing system status information.
The home alarm system can send alert texts Picture: EDDIE BARFORD
The intruder alarm system (which concentrates on doors and windows) for the new terminal also uses UGM-2020 central units and supplies information for Elis.
Over the decade since the alarm system was installed, it's been credited with capturing inmates at the jail complex - sometimes before a would-be escapee has even left the grounds.
Bebinger said she's heard anecdotally of many Illinois facilities that looked into new alarm systems or to enhance their existing systems.
These 13-year-olds were so convinced that, the school's alarm system needed improvement that Gisler challenged them to come up with a solution.
Consumer Reports found that 30% of houses with alarms were broken into, while 52% of homes without systems were burglarized, so having an alarm system matters.
A major Japanese shipping company has launched a new alarm system to fight growing piracy in Asian waters, company officials said Friday.
Corporate management installed upgraded alarms in all the restaurants and instituted a new preventive procedure - if telephone lines were cut at a location, a guard would be posted inside until the lines were repaired and the alarm system restored.