In a major catastrophe, such as out of control Wildfires, the first thing to fail are voice radio channels. Total channel overload and a mix of incompatible
radios owned by local small Fire Halls who also are involved in fighting the wildfire. Impossible for the Commanding Fire Chief to get a total picture due to congested
channels and a mismatch of radios.
Voice channels congested! FireNET provides alternative text messaging channels using the Internet - Cellular -
Satellites. This can also include PTT over those digital channels.
OPERATE AS A LOCAL SYSTEM AND SWITCH TO WIDE AREA I.P. VOICE/TEXT NETWORKED COMMUNICATIONS FOR MAJOR WILDFIRES
Datalink's Software and i50 MobiHUB Hardware is approved by CalFire and Washington State Department of Natural Resources
FireNET also includes Cellular/Internet/Wi-Fi Emails to LMR bridge where standard two-way Emails are translated to LMR text formats
WELL PROVEN OVER THE YEARS
FireNET is a variant of Datalink's DataNET software in use by Government and Law Enforcement agencies including the U.S. Marshalls Service, U.S. Dept' of
State and a number of overseas Governments since 2003.
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FireNet gives the Fire Chief a complete picture of all assets and personnel, including up to the minute GPS locations and status of engine
equipment, water/foam reserves including air assets and ground personnel. All this on a Laptop or Tablet screen anywhere. In rural firefighting,
a Fire Chief may be responsible for many miles of territory where volunteer firefighting teams may be miles apart and have to be supervised minute
by minute in some instances.
MULTI-NETWORK OPERATION = NO DEAD AREAS
FireNet is a modular system, you only purchase the elements you need
for your local operations.
multiple wireless networks including DMR T3, NEXEDGE, P25, Cellular and Satellites, displaying the information on multiple single screens (password protected). This
can also include aircraft tracking data (ADS-B).
Duplicate screens can display the same or selected data in any location with internet connectivity.
FireNet is CLOUD based,
Internet as the backbone to link to other Fire Departments running FireNet anywhere.
Small regional Fire Halls can all be linked together over the Internet using
FireNet should be considered an open software platform which will link to most LMR radios with data capabilities plus cellular and satellite networks.
FireNet software has been designed to work with most radio data protocols
including the latest DMR tier3. FireNet allows local Fire Chiefs and Battalion Commanders to use Tablets and Smartphones linked
to the I.P. backbone to exchange text messages and view locations of
personnel and assets, bypassing choked voice
channels. Create messages with selectable code levels including High Priority. These alerts can be sent locally or system wide over the
Internet. All text transmissions include GPS locations.
Also included is an SOS button to summon rush
extractions. This SOS alert with GPS can also be sent automatically to
FireNet is a "State of the
Art" Communications Network and two of the many features stand out as
reports and voice calls are automatically stored for later on-screen
recall when the Fire Chief or assistants have to compile a detailed
report for future distribution. This is a key feature.
ability to PTT long-range to other Fire Chiefs or senior field managers
Datalink's MobiNET PTT LMR to cellular bridging.
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FireNet Software is fully scaleable allowing small urban Volunteer Fire
Halls to participate with no monthly fees!
Only a "one time" system access and set-up fee to link to our Global Cloud Servers.
Government Agencies can operate FireNet on their own Servers and Networks
The extent of
network voice and data functionality is only limited by the radios and other
There is only one version of FireNet. Just add the elements you need.
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