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Department of Homeland Security

Eliminate costly POTS line for all federal alarm panels

Currently the majority of alarm panels or IDS in government occupied facilities utilize plain old telephone system (POTS) dedicated lines to communicate alarm conditions and for alarm panel administration such as addition or deletion of personal identification numbers (PINs). POTS lines are incredibly expensive when compared to existing TCP/IP communication schemes. Currently the FPS MegaCenter charges an additional $50... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Mandate MegaCenter Alarm Monitoring for GSA Properties

There is an agreement between GSA and DHS regarding Federal alarm monitoring: if the property is a GSA space or lease, the alarm monitoring is complimentary.

This is not common knowledge.

As such, working at the Denver MegaCenter, one of four MegaCenters in America, we are routinely advising agencies that they do not need to pay for monitoring and maintenance through companies like ADT and Siemens because the alarm... more »

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