Transcend Gateway Solution
The rapid inclusion of wireless options into the corporate IT environment, means an ever increasing amount of information is now accessible to mobile resources on an anywhere and anytime basis. With mobile resources demanding increased mobility, then secure and reliable data delivery must be an integral component of a wireless solution.
Sigtec has designed the Transcend Gateway for optimizing bandwidths, reducing data costs, ensuring security and roaming seamlessly across a wide range of networks. The solution also integrates with a comprehensive range of Internet Protocol (IP) and non-IP networks, server hardware, device operating systems and mobile security options.
With highly mobile field resources, reliable message delivery must be an integral component of any wireless solution. Transcend Mobile Data Solutions provide managed message delivery between CAD systems and field resources so that data integrity is maintained whilst moving in and out of network coverage.
Transcend provides the Mobile Data Solution of choice for an increasing number of emergency service agencies and operates on an extensive range of public and private wireless networks. Multiple wireless networks can be use concurrently to provide both enhanced coverage and redundancy.
Transcend Mobile Data Solutions seamlessly manages the switching between available networks in accordance with operational business rules. The field proven, cost effective, yet highly scalable solution facilitates secure access to mission-critical information and can be configured for specific operational requirements. Transcend offers the ‘complete package’ including the CAD interface, mobile data message switch, mobile data computers and mobile client software application.
The Transcend Host adapter (HA) provides the application interface to tightly integrate to Computer Aided Dispatch systems for delivery of incident dispatch information. The Transcend Message Switch manages the successful delivery and acknowledgement of dispatch messages to the appropriate field resources across multiple wireless networks.
Automatic Vehicle Location
Dispatchers ability to monitor and manage field resources is enhanced through map-based dispatching and GPS functionality. Transcend provides Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) data to the CAD Host System, allowing dispatchers to monitor and manage incidents and the field resources in real-time.
Status updates, text messages and emergency duress messages are available from the Transcend Mobile Client. The user interface and business rules are configurable based upon operational requirements.
The Transcend Mobile Client can provide optional navigation capability that automatically initiates visual and audio driving directions when responding to an incident, transporting to a hospital or returning to the station.