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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2012/08/20 - ASD installs a structured cabling system for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta, as well as CCTV, IP video intercom, access control and intrusion alarm systems - ASD-USA.com.
Automated Systems Design, Inc. (ASD®) installed a low voltage structured cabling system for the new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta location in Midtown at the corner of Peachtree Street and 17th Street. The cabling system includes 251 iCAT-ITS Cat 5e Cables installed in 132 work area locations. In conjunction with New South Construction, ASD also installed a closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera system, IP video intercom system, access control system and turnkey intrusion alarm system.
The new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta location, which is the historic former home of the Perkins+Will Inc. architectural firm, provides nearly double the amount of space of the organization’s previous location at the 100 Edgewood Avenue Building. Big Brothers Big Sisters has more than 360 agencies in the United States. The Atlanta location is the largest Big Brothers Big Sisters program in the Southeast and one of the largest in the nation. The Atlanta location will also be the first Big Brothers Big Sisters facility with a building certified by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). The Big Brothers Big Sisters building hopes to earn a Silver LEED rating for the organization’s efforts to save power, reduce water usage, recycle materials and promote environmentally friendly practices.
The CCTV camera system installed in the new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta location features a VMAX H.264 embedded digital recorder, which provides the highest possible digital recording quality across multiple channels up to 60 frames per second at D1 resolution and up to 240 frames per second at CIF resolution. The system’s V1363TIR cameras are vandal-resistant and provide a high-level of color sensitivity and high-resolution in both day and night applications. The CCTV system also includes a designated IP address, which provides web access to view footage remotely via a computer, mobile device or tablet.
The IP video intercom system is a network-based IP video door entry security management system. Similar to the CCTV system, the video intercom system also includes secure remote management and access over the Internet. The system is capable of recording both audio and color video.
The access control system manages entry to the facility through card readers and software. The turnkey intrusion alarm system features advanced remote management, including remote control over the Internet.
About Automated Systems Design, Inc. (ASD®)
Automated Systems Design, Inc. (asd-usa.com) offers the leading manufacturing, management and maintenance of nationwide custom turnkey Information Transport Systems. Since 1987, ASD has remained committed to delivering cabling products that promote and support industry standards. ASD (asd-usa.com) provides solutions for national clients seeking a single point of contact. Services include, voice and data cabling (structured cabling), VoIP phone systems, security/access control, wired/wireless surveys and systems, sound masking and paging, audio visual/digital signage, point of sale system installs, 24/7 maintenance and data center build-outs. As a manufacturer and direct seller of high-performance iCAT-ITS™ copper and iGLO-ITS™ fiber optic cabling and products, ASD has streamlined the supply chain, saving customers up to 30 percent. ASD offers a lifetime warranty on ASD services and products. All ASD services are performed by a network of more than 12,000 trained and qualified AASDIs (Authorized ASD Installers), pronounced “as-dees.” ASD is a five-time Inc. 500/5000 company.