StarWatch SMS Software

The Power of StarWatch SMS

Evolving from the StarWatch™ technology suite installed at 50+ U.S. military facilities worldwide, the StarWatch SMS platform offers versatile solutions for modern security challenges, from government to commercial applications. Under a single interface, security professionals are able to optimize legacy systems, comply with current industry standards, and counter future threats. Ensuring that previous investments in security infrastructure are not wasted, StarWatch SMS supports the framework of existing systems, easily integrating with installed equipment, including copper communications channels and analog cameras.

StarWatch SMS is also uniquely designed to adapt to the next generation of security requirements. An open architecture approach allows for the seamless incorporation of emerging technologies, such as biometrics and sophisticated CBRNE sensors, without the need for additional stand-alone interfaces running in parallel.

System Features

  • High performance software incorporating Microsoft SQL Server operational database
  • Seamless interface with intrusion detection and video surveillance devices
  • Flexibility to address a wide range of applications, from simple alarm annunciation to multi-facility security
  • Scalable, open architecture design enabling high degree of customization
  • GIS-based maps with user-defined icons and layers linked to real time data

Intuitive User Interface

StarWatch SMS offers real time connections to any system or sensor utilized within a facility, ensuring that all elements of an event are clearly presented and acted upon instantaneously. Via an intuitive, Windows-based graphical user interface, system operators maintain complete situational awareness across all entry points, critical zones and perimeters. An elegant workstation environment offers enhanced functionality with GIS-based real time graphics, dockable/floating windows and cooperative views providing simple workflows for alarms and graphics. Additionally, a relational database structure supports advanced reporting functions.

Integrated Software Components

StarWatch SMS combines typically distinct security functions into a cohesive management system, all operating under a single user interface with common databases. This fusion of information allows each activity, event, and response to be informed by the current condition of every sensor, portal, camera, and third-party device connected to the system.

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StarWatch SMS

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