PITTSFORD, N.Y., August 21, 2012 – Lenel Systems International, a global leader in advanced security systems, announces the launch of OnGuard Mobile Monitoring, a mobile app that enables real-time monitoring of OnGuard security solution alarms on mobile devices. Lenel is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp.
OnGuard Mobile Monitoring enables users to receive and acknowledge alarms on mobile platforms, wherever a data-capable wireless connection is available, either via Wi-Fi or mobile network. The app is now available for mobile devices, including cell phones and tablets on Apple and Android platforms. The app can be downloaded in the Apple App Store and in the Google Play online store.
“OnGuard Mobile Monitoring allows organizations greater flexibility, freeing security personnel from their workstation,” said Joe Kirmser, president, Lenel Systems. “With the new OnGuard app and an appropriate mobile device, a security representative can be aware of, and respond to, alarms and events from virtually anywhere on the property.”
OnGuard Mobile Monitoring features a user-friendly interface that is continuously updated for compatibility with the latest versions of mobile operating systems. The app is integrated with OnGuard permissions, segmentation access and monitoring zone capabilities. It also includes complete recording capabilities, ability to email events with images, search for specific hardware, including readers and cameras, and activate duress alarms in hostile situations.