Texas and Tennessee Pass Alyssa’s Law, Ensuring Student Safety
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Texas and Tennessee Pass Alyssa’s Law, Ensuring Student Safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 1 2023 | INDIANAPOLIS, IN Texas and Tennessee have joined a growing list of states committed to prioritizing student safety by enacting Alyssa’s Law. This landmark legislation, named after Alyssa Alhadeff, a victim of the tragic Parkland shooting in 2018, mandates the installation of silent panic alarm systems in schools to expedite emergency…

The Top 7 Active Shooter Detection Systems Features You Need
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The Top 7 Active Shooter Detection Systems Features You Need

Effective Active Shooter Detection Systems In an increasingly uncertain world, it is essential for organizations to prioritize the safety and security of their premises and personnel. One critical aspect of this is investing in effective active shooter detection systems. These systems can provide early warning and quick response capabilities, potentially saving lives during a crisis….

How to Comply With Alyssa’s Law and Its Panic Alarm Requirements
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How to Comply With Alyssa’s Law and Its Panic Alarm Requirements

What is Alyssa’s Law Alyssa’s Law is legislation that was first adopted in New Jersey. Alyssa’s Law is a state law that requires all public schools to install silent panic alarms that directly connect to law enforcement. The law was named after Alyssa Alhadeff, a student who lost her life in the tragic shooting at…

6 Critical Hardware Components of a Mass Notification System
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6 Critical Hardware Components of a Mass Notification System

A mass notification system is a powerful tool for organizations to quickly and efficiently disseminate critical information to a large group of people. While the software components of a mass notification system are critical, the hardware components are equally important. Here you can explore some of the most critical hardware components. 6 critical hardware components…

4 Signs It’s Time to Update Your School Intercom and PA System
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4 Signs It’s Time to Update Your School Intercom and PA System

From frustrated office staff to district-wide paging capabilities, there are many reasons why you should budget and plan to update your school intercom and PA system. Here are the 4 most common signs it’s time to update your school intercom and PA system. 1. You don’t have a modern, convenient web-based bell scheduler Many outdated,…

Understanding Fire Alarm System Integration
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Understanding Fire Alarm System Integration

Fire Alarm Integration  There are many things to look for when considering a fire alarm system integration. Integrated fire alarm systems may include fire detection, reliable monitoring and integration with mass notification systems.  The term integration can be vague as features and capabilities vary from one fire alarm system integration to another. Here, you’ll learn…

Upgrade Your School’s Intercom and Paging System Cost Effectively
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Upgrade Your School’s Intercom and Paging System Cost Effectively

Is your school intercom and paging system outdated? Does your administrative team’s work station look simply overwhelming? The No. 1 sign of a dated school intercom system is a lot of hardware taking up space. If you take closer look, you might see All those separate pieces of equipment are required to deliver routine announcements…

Top 5 Things to Love About the New InterCom+ System
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Top 5 Things to Love About the New InterCom+ System

The new InterCom+ system, powered by Layered Solutions Inc., is a revolutionary synergy between school intercom software and hardware that can transform your legacy intercom unit and/or existing infrastructure into the latest in communication technology by deploying our powerful LSI software. Are you ready to implement the flexibility of InterCom+ in your school district? Check…

How to Deal with Rising Technology Costs
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How to Deal with Rising Technology Costs

Across all industries, organizations are dealing with rising technology costs. The COVID-19 pandemic shifted the technology market into a constant state of low supply and high demand, and 2022 is expected to bring even higher spending on IT materials and operations. If you are looking to upgrade your company’s technology and systems in the new…