SARASOTA, Fla. - The parent company of Edwards Systems Technology in late October purchased the distribution arm of an Australian fire protection and emergency warning systems manufacturer, an acquisition that will give Edwards added distribution in the Australian fire market.
Standards developers are in agreement on one thing - the overriding need for standards to improve the industryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s image and longevity. And many to whom the standards would be applied see a benefit as well.
Some companies this year have discussed the benefit of moving from operating their own central stations to partnering with a third party monitoring center, including RFI Communications, Red Hawk Fire & Security and Comtronics. Will more companies switch to using wholesale centrals?