VEREX Launches Latest Version of Its Director Software

July 20, 2006
Version 4.61 released for software that manages VEREX MONITORxL, MONITOR ISM, and NetVision

MIAMI, Fla., Americas Fire & Security Expo, July 18, 2006 — VEREX announced today the launch of Director 4.61, the latest version of software that manages all of VEREX's current integrated security products such as MONITORxL, MONITOR ISM, and NetVision. Director 4.61 will provide numerous enhancements to the current software including the creation of detailed system audit reports, enhanced operator password security and an increased panel capacity from 60 panels per account to 100. VEREX is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).

Additional features include the ability to more easily assign authority to an authority group, an increased number of graphic user interface licenses, a customizable message window at Login, and the addition of German and Italian to the list of languages supported by Director. Other languages already supported by the software are English, French, Spanish, Dutch, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Slovakian, Hungarian and Russian.

“The new features in Director V4.61 were implemented to comply with the rigorous IT security policies of some of the world’s larger financial institutions. These new features offer customers in this very important market segment a more robust software management solution,” said Brian Morgan, VEREX's product manager for integrated systems.

VEREX Technology designs, produces and markets integrated security systems for small commercial to enterprise-wide applications around the world. In business since 1981 and ISO 9002 registered since 1984, VEREX operates at the leading edge of the electronic security business, providing customers with high quality, technically advanced solutions in more than 75 countries. UTC Fire & Security provides fire safety and security solutions to more than one million customers throughout the world and is headquartered in Connecticut, USA. More information can be found at