Østfold is working towards becoming a smart municipality, and after upgrading many of their buildings with automated and remote controlled energy management systems, the alarm communication was a natural next step.
There was some clutter to be sorted through, though. Not only were there a number of different alarm providers and service agreements, but the notification system itself lacked a satisfactory overview of where the notifications were actually sent.
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Making use of smart technology is also about reducing all the tiny complications associated with operational tasks.
- Pay attention to the modernization and digitalization of the technology
- Upgrade outdated and analogue communications solutions
- Make sure that alarm signals reach the alarm central
- Join forces and create a common platform