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P&R offers solutions that support your needs. We understand the value of reliable and secure systems. Check out articles below for the latest offerings. Contact us today for an innovative plan to help you reach your goals.
August 5, 2022 | Link Layer
P25 Radio Authentication (Link Layer)
The link layer/radio authentication option will be mandatory in all MARCS radios by July 1, 2025.
P25 Radio Authentication (link layer) provides an extra level of verification every time a radio registers on the system. This enhances protection from cloned radios by requiring authentication before a radio can utilize the system. Radios must be pre-provisioned with an authentication key via the KVL. This feature offers peace-of-mind to system administrators and maximum grade-of-service to end users.
As for the reason behind the MARCS mandate, they are trying to keep hackers off the system, and prohibit the stealing of ID’s and typo’s. This is the FIRST required option MARCS has ever done.
This will need to be added to existing radios that were purchased before 2020.
For upgrade information, including programming and loading on the system, contact P&R today at email@example.com
July 30, 2022 | Battery Tips & Tricks
A battery operating at less than maximum capacity can affect how your radio performs. Check out this sheet for other battery tips and tricks!
May 3, 2022 | Mototrbo R7
MOTOTRBO™ R7 | Enhanced audio and rugged design
MOTOTRBO R7 portable radios deliver clear speech, industrial-level noise cancellation and automatic volume adjustment based on background noise. Detailed information is displayed on the home screen and it is powered by a battery that lasts up to 28 hours. Check out all of the R7 features on the P&R Tech Tip YouTube page:
Feb. 3, 2022 | Capacity Max Mototrbo System
P&R has purchased a new wide area system, Capacity Max Mototrbo, to stay up with current technology. This next generation of trunking blends real-world experience with technological innovation to deliver a communications solution that’s tailor-made for your organization. The new Cap Max system will integrate into our current 19 site Connect Plus Commercial system. P&R …. staying on the cutting edge of reliability and technology for our customers! Contact us today for your wide area radio needs.
Dec. 28, 2021 | Integrated Ecosystem
Outdated systems can negatively impact efficiency and productivity, and most importantly, risk the safety of people and property. An integrated ecosystem reduces inefficiencies, streamlines operations and delivers improved security. Contact P&R today for a detailed ecosystem plan for your business! firstname.lastname@example.org
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Dec. 14, 2021 | Mototrbo Capacity Plus
Your communications system is at the heart of your organization: keeping your workers productive and maintaining safety at all times. So when you’re a large organization with sophisticated requirements and the highest standards, you should choose the best technology and the most comprehensive solution: MOTOTRBO Capacity Max.
Capacity Max is a trunked radio system with a dedicated control channel at every site. The centralized architecture reduces deployment complexity and operational cost, while increasing flexibility and scalability. The system offers a crisp, responsive user experience, with high security and reliability. And a suite of built-in tools and applications gives you complete control and visibility of your system’s operation.
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Dec. 6, 2021 | Safe Hospitals
Providing the highest level of care in your hospital is only achievable with a foundation of safety. We are here to help you achieve that through effective communications.
Integrated video security uses artificial intelligence to create high visibility across your facility and helps to deter potential threats. Automatic license plate recognition analyzes vehicles entering and exiting your campus. Access control provides entry management, immediate lockdown capabilities, and push notifications to devices. Radio alerts ensure all personnel — across multiple teams — are informed of critical information simultaneously.
Nov. 22, 2021 | Safe Manufacturing
Motorola Solutions has created the first and only end-to-end technology ecosystem that unifies voice, video, data and analytics on one single platform — providing you with the foundation of safety for your operations that you need to stay focused on the job. Assuring managers and employees that when situations arise there is technology in place to resolve issues as quickly as possible to prevent them from escalating beyond control. For more info on how we can help your business, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nov. 19, 2021 | Motorola APX NEXT XN
Unveiling the newest Motorola Solutions radio, the APX NEXT XN. It was designed after extensive research with firefighters and it’s been put to the test. We dropped it on concrete from nearly 10 feet – frozen and heated. We’ve cycled it between 350ºF heat and cold water. And now, the all-band smart radio is ready to provide the effortless usability on which first responders rely. Read more here: http://ow.ly/ppCB50GEkJv.
Oct. 19, 2021 | New Installs
P&R Toledo recently completed 208 installs for the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (Tarta). What’s your next project? We are backing you!
Oct 5, 2021 | Avigilon
ACC Mobile 3 extends the power of Avigilon Control Center™ video management software to mobile devices, enabling you to efficiently monitor ACCTM systems and quickly respond to incidents anytime and from any location that has network connectivity. The ACC Mobile 3 app works together with Avigilon Cloud Services to provide secure remote access to your cloud-connected ACC 7 sites, alleviating the need for any complicated firewall configuration. Need more info? Click ‘request a quote’ button at the top of this page.
Sept 16, 2021 | Healthcare
Explore leading edge technologies designed for hospitals ranging from initial detection to final response across your facilities. We can build a platform where video, radio and software play together to provide a seamless workflow. We are backing you!
Sept 3, 2021 | BDA Solutions
P&R maintains many public safety radio systems, which means we are uniquely qualified to engineer a BDA solution for your facility. Each system has different requirements depending on the size of the building or campus, the proximity to RF signal, and the rules of the AHJ (Authority Having Jurisdiction). Request a heat map study of your facility..
Aug 31, 2021 | The Glenn Box
Being experts in the industry, our techs work to the highest standards to provide solutions that no one else does. The Glenn Box was originally designed by Glenn Hochwalt in the 1990’s. With a two-tone or DTMF decoder interfaced to a VHF or MARCS radio that is installed in firehouse alerting systems, this box provides PA radio and light contacts. Need a solution for your business? Contact us today! #herefortheheroessince1961 #pandrcommunications #celebrating60years
Aug 10, 2021 | Our Standard is Excellence
When equipment is installed correctly it works more efficiently. We are here for you! #ourstandardisexcellence #pandrcommunications #celebrating60years
Aug 1, 2021 | Preventative Maintenance
Keep your equipment in top condition with Preventative Maintenance (PM) from P&R. You rely on your equipment and it is important to keep it operating at peak performance. Schedule your yearly PM today and our expert diagnostic technicians will inspect and update each unit. Click the SERVICE button to schedule your PM today. #wearebackingyou #pandrcommunications #celebrating60years