TouchTone Communications to Offer Ooma AirDial for POTS Replacement to Solve Unique Challenges in the Alarm Monitoring Channel
TouchTone’s partners, who provide communications services for central monitoring stations operated by alarm and emergency response companies, face a unique challenge: the phasing-out of legacy copper-wire phone lines, informally known as Plain Old Telephone Service or POTS. This threatens safety devices and business-critical systems that require a POTS line – ranging from fire alarm panels to elevator phones, fax machines, public safety phones, building access systems and more – and often can’t be migrated to internet-based connections.
Last year, the
Ooma AirDial (https://www.ooma.com/airdial) provides turnkey replacement for POTS lines by combining the Ooma AirDial base station with virtual analog phone service and a data connection through a wireless network. AirDial deployments can be remotely managed through an online portal with automated alerts, reducing expensive “truck rolls” and lowering incident response time.
“With the sunset of copper phone lines, our partners are in need, more than ever, of a simple and cost-effective POTS replacement solution they can offer to their customers – especially those in the alarm and emergency response space,” said
“We’re excited to have
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