It’s time to stop thinking of radio as a backup. With the
number of homes and businesses that are cell phone-only, the unreliability
of VoIP as an alarm communications method and the demise of POTS, it’s
critical to initiate a “GSM radio primary” strategy right now.
of today’s homes are cell phone-only*—and the number nearly doubles when
you add in the 18% with VoIP.
companies continue to increase their
rates—driving more consumers to search for an alternative to POTS
has proven to be an unreliable method of alarm signal transport
By standardizing on GSM radio as the primary
path of alarm transmission, you’ll help ensure that alarm signals get
through, protect your business, win new customers and stay ahead of the
game. Honeywell’s GSM solutions are the very best defense against
today’s communications challenges—giving you full uploading and
downloading capability, the ability to increase RMR by offering Total
Connect Remote Services and adding two-way voice over GSM.
You can—and should—be offering a radio on each and every job.
POTS May Be Put Out to Pasture
FCC's National Broadband Plan: POTS 'not sustainable'
POTS sunset on the horizon? - Security Systems News
from Electronic Security Association
article - NBFAA Newsline
Getting hung up on basic phone rate increases - Los Angeles Times
Verizon cutting another 13,000 landline jobs - Bloomberg News
Goodbye, phone lines! - securityinfowatch.com
AT&T to FCC: Let My Landlines Go! - gigaom.com