Wireless Alarm & Event Notification

The SeQent Wireless Alarm & Event Notification portfolio of products provides a software bridge between Alarms & Events that occur in automation equipment and industrial applications and sends real-time text messages to alphanumeric pagers, MOTOTRBO™ two-way radios, smartphones, Zebra Mobile Workforce devices, and email. SeQent leverages strategic partnerships with automation software solution providers as well as hardware communication device providers. By any measure, no other software company in North America has as many deployments in terms of number and size of plants – as well as number of devices receiving the automated text messages. For more information, please visit our products page for a formal introduction to FirstPAGE and FirstPAGE Alarm Manager family of products and our partner pages.

Wireless Alarm and Event Notification Solutions

Use Case By Role

The software can be programmed to report Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) from critical systems to senior management on their preferred textual device. Drastic shortfalls in production and quality metrics can be reported at run-time allowing management intervention while things can still be recovered. SeQent bridges the gap between the plant floor and the enterprise, allowing data to flow throughout the organization.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms and devices:

  • A smartphone that has voice and data interoperability with a MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A smartphone on a carrier network

Knowing that the team is fully aware of production and equipment issues gives the production manager the ability to effect change at run time, not simply look for root causes days later. Receiving production counts at the end of a shift on their preferred textual device helps the manager meet their daily goals.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • A smartphone that has voice and data interoperability with a MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone on a carrier network

The maintenance department can keep ahead of the list of critical equipment failures using early warning events such as temperatures, pressures, vibration and other machine status feedback.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • A MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A smartphone that has voice and data interoperability with a MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio

Product tip level alerts and the use of a rules based engine can inform a Quality Manager of trends in product quality deficiencies that are out of specification. A proactive notification and decision can be the difference in a product being recalled or a batch being scrapped.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • A MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A smartphone that has voice and data interoperability with a MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio

The safety of plant workers is at the heart for every manufacturer. Leveraging an automated notification system that is integrated with the Life Safety system as well as client tools for manual messaging enables the health & safety worker to do their job more effectively. Distribution lists can be created and easily dispatched using win32 or web tools to multiple communication devices.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • A MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio
  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A smartphone that has voice and data interoperability with a MOTOTRBO™ two-way radio

A reliable solution that supports multiple communication protocols, operating systems, databases and a centralized architecture that integrates with different manufacturing systems are extremely important. These coupled with a maintenance & support SLA and user-friendly Win32/64 or Web based administration tools to allow the end users to manage the system.
Below is a list of preferred communication platforms & devices:

  • A smartphone running SeQent’s Wi-Fi Messenger client taking advantage of the Wi-Fi infrastructure for FREE text messages
  • A smartphone on a carrier network