influencing industry

From initial investment through ongoing operations, we look to the longevity of systems to develop options that advance owner objectives. As a result we have contributed to and pioneered a number of firsts that are influencing how systems are designed and projects are delivered.

Telecommunications Advancements

Direct Attach termination and testing methodology for Building Automation Systems and the ANSI/TIA-862-A: Building Automation Systems Cabling standard

Product development/ refinement

Connectivity copper and optical product solutions with manufacturers

Telecommunications equipment rack, server enclosure and cable management product solutions with manufacturers

Access control and CCTV camera surveillance operating systems to enhance performance

Coordinating with network and server hardware integrator groups for efficient system activation and cost savings

Independently verified copper and optical fiber solution programs for open architecture structured cabling solutions

Optical fiber link loss calculator that enabled designers to characterize Laser Optimized Multimode Fiber (LOMMF) and connectivity for application migration verification

Harmonizing copper and optical fiber cabling performance in a worldwide global manufacturing environment

Pre-terminated optical fiber solutions that deployed loose tube technology for MPO terminations. Enabled the benefits of miniaturization for high density data center environments

Standardization of Ethernet and Fibre Channel optical fiber transceiver modules utilized in a manufacturer nonspecific open architecture environment

Converged Technology

2000 - present established and continuing to deploy electronic security standards to leverage benefits of an integrated telecommunications/ IP-based infrastructure across public and private enterprises

Assessed city of Bellevue Parks & Recreation Department life safety systems across 36 sites

Authored enterprise corporate office space telecommunications standard for online web services and retailer

Authored enterprise fulfillment center security standard for online web services and retailer

Authored enterprise corporate office space security standard for Fortune 500 Canadian operations

Enterprise Network Master Planning

Co-authored Washington State Department of Corrections Electronic Security Guidelines

Developed master plan for Washington State Department of Corrections Security Video & Network

Developed master plans for cities of Kirkland and Seattle's  enterprise network architecture to improve system performance and support ongoing network life-cycle upgrades. 

Developed master plans for four higher education institutions' campus life safety and telecommunications systems