RICHMOND, VIRGINIA April 22, 2009 - Tridium, Inc., the global leader in software frameworks, open modular platforms, automation infrastructure technology and device-to-enterprise integration solutions today announced that it has formed a partnership with Dedicated Micros, Inc.- part of AD Group - to integrate its NetVu Connected DVRs and video servers into Tridium's NiagaraAX Framework building technology solutions. Dedicated Micros is a world leader in CCTV control and digital video technology.
This partnership will enable Tridium's NiagaraAX Framework to integrate Dedicated Micros' video surveillance products into the company's suite of intelligent building solutions including access control, building automation and energy management systems. Coupled with Tridium's enterprise security application, the Dedicated Micros integration offers a powerful package that seamlessly communicates to the rest of the building's operating equipment
The integration of Dedicated Micros video recording devices into the Niagara Video interface means that customers can now seamlessly view live or recorded video, control cameras, and receive alarm triggers from any NetVu Connected DVR in the system. Niagara's unique ability to associate building sensors and alerts with video is a very powerful solution. It provides the building and property managers with critical real time viewing of events, and responds to customers demands for a fully integrated security solution.
"The NiagaraAX building automation platform coupled with Dedicated Micros' video surveillance solutions is a major step forward in the convergence between systems that are typically separated", said Mark Provinsal, Executive Vice President of Dedicated Micros, Inc. "We're very excited about the new partnership and believe it will result in significant opportunities for both organizations."
"We are pleased to partner with a clear leader in the CCTV and digital video technology. Tridium is committed to providing customers with the best open, IP-based security solution available to the market and our partnership with Dedicated Micros is an important aspect of that mission," said Marc Petock, Tridium's Vice President, Global Marketing and Communications. "We recognize that our customers want a choice when it comes to which products to integrate and expanding our technology alliance is a critical aspect in delivering this."
About Tridium, Inc.
Tridium is the global leader in open platforms, application software frameworks, automation infrastructure technology and device-to-enterprise integration solutions. Our technologies extend connectivity, integration and interoperability to the millions of devices deployed in the market today and empowers manufacturers to develop intelligent equipment systems and smart devices that enable collaboration and communication between the enterprise and edge assets.
The Niagara Framework® is a software platform that integrates diverse systems and devices regardless of manufacturer, or communication protocol into a unified platform that can be easily managed and controlled in real time over the Internet using a standard web browser.
The Sedona Framework(TM) is the industry's first, open source development framework that provides a complete software platform for developing, deploying, integrating, and managing pervasive device applications at the lowest level. It brings the power of programmable control and the Internet down to extremely inexpensive devices. The Sedona Framework distributes decision making control and manageability to any device and brings intelligence and connectivity to the network edge and back.
The company is an independent business entity of Honeywell International Inc.
Additional information about Tridium is available at www.tridium.com.
About Dedicated Micros
Dedicated Micros Inc., which supports North and South America , is a wholly owned subsidiary of the UK-based AD Holdings PLC. The company is credited as one of the first to market with general multiplexing technology and digital video technology. Today, Dedicated Micros Inc. is a world leader in the CCTV control industry. Our solution provides robust, dedicated, user-friendly multiplexing hardware with digital or video capability for security surveillance. For more information, visit the Dedicated Micros website at www.dedicatedmicrosinc.com.
About AD Group
AD Group was established in 1997, its primary objective being to create and bring to market leading edge CCTV solutions. The pioneering nature of the Group's products, with the emphasis very much on R&D, has undoubtedly been a critical element in AD's success to date. In 2001 Dedicated Micros became an integral part of AD Group. Since that time all AD companies have been able to take advantage of a shared technology base, offering the potential for flexible CCTV solutions on the ground, in the air and on the move. Members of AD Group include: AD Aerospace, AD Aviation, AD Network Video, ChipWrights, Dennard, Dedicated Micros, D-Tec, ISD, RemGuard, TSS and TES. More information on AD is available at www.ad-group.co.uk.
For More Information Contact:
Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications
Tel: +1 (804) 747-4771
Fax: + 1 (804) 747-5204
Stephanie Kantor Holtzman
Marketing Communications Manager
Dedicated Micros, Inc.
14434 Albemarle Point Place, Suite 100
Chantilly, VA 20151