June 11, 2012 07:00 ET

AtHoc Showcases Next Generation Emergency Communication System and Fire-Life Safety Platform Integrations at 2012 NFPA Conference & Expo

Leading Provider of Emergency Mass Notification Systems to the U.S. Federal Government Enhances Fire Alarm Systems -- NOTIFIER by Honeywell, SimplexGrinnell and Others -- With Fully Integrated, Bi-Directional Communication and Mass Notification Capabilities

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Jun 11, 2012) - NFPA Conference & Expo 2012 (Booth 958, 1135) -- AtHoc, Inc. (, the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency mass notification systems (EMNS), today announced its participation at the NFPA Conference & Expo taking place June 11-14 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. In booth 958 at the event, AtHoc will showcase a fully integrated fire-life safety solution featuring its robust, reliable, state-of-the-art emergency communication and mass notification system (ECS/EMNS). Demonstrations will highlight integrations with industry-leading fire alarm systems and vendors, including NOTIFIER by Honeywell and SimplexGrinnell.

AtHoc's unified, EMNS solution transforms traditional fire systems into a modern, bi-directional platform that is compliant with NFPA72-2010, UFC and UL2572 codes. Now, fire-life safety systems become comprehensive, multi-modal, multi-threat platforms offering robust communication channels, real-time personnel status assessment and much faster response time. AtHoc's Fire-Life Safety solution recently earned a Gold Govies Government Security Award in the Fire/Life Safety category, recognizing the company's proven approach to integrating traditional fire-life safety systems with its market-leading EMNS platform.

"When a natural or man-made disaster strikes, it's imperative that life-safety systems reach everyone onsite and offsite as quickly and efficiently as possible to deliver actionable information," said Ketan Joshi, vice president of new markets and corporate development for AtHoc. "AtHoc's solution extends an organization's existing fire system investment to handle a much broader array of threat conditions. We are pleased to demonstrate our comprehensive solution with two of industry's leading providers of life-safety systems at this year's NFPA conference."

About AtHoc
AtHoc is the pioneer and recognized leader in providing network-centric emergency mass notification systems to military, homeland security, government, healthcare, higher education and commercial organizations. AtHoc's products are used for physical security, force protection, personnel accountability, fire protection, recall and regulatory compliance. Millions of end-users worldwide, in organizations such as the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, UCLA, Microsoft, Boeing, and Raytheon rely on AtHoc's unified notification systems for their emergency alerting and critical communication needs. AtHoc has partnered with market leaders including Microsoft, Cisco, Harris, NOTIFIER, SimplexGrinnell, Siemens, Northrop Grumman, MIR3, Lockheed Martin, and others to bring these notification solutions to the public and commercial markets. For more information about AtHoc, please visit

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