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StreetWise Responder App Gets New Sounds

Users of our new StreetWise Responder app have a new update on the App Store or Play Store. We’ve added the ability to select from a wide variety of alert notification sounds. Enjoy!

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StreetWise CADlink Adds Several New Features for Next Release

Several new features will be coming with the next release of StreetWise CADlink full MDT version. Here’s a list of some of the ones folks have been asking for: Selection Of Notification Sounds for New Alerts: this will allow the user to choose from the many notification sounds on their device (or available from the Internet) for use as their new alert notification sound. Multi-Point Distance Measuring Tool: this new map tool, available soon from the Map Action menu, allows a user to measure accurate distances between just two, or even...

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StreetWise Lite for Smartphones: Sneak Peek!

StreetWise Lite, the new personal notification smartphone app, is in final development stages and expected to roll out for the FDIC Conference in Indianapolis in April. Designed for use by volunteer and off-duty personnel, it is the perfect complement to the full StreetWise MDC tablet version. StreetWise Lite will allow personnel to use the same familiar interface they have on their trucks, but with a feature set designed around the needs of the individual responder. The app will fully integrate with the tablet version, allowing those on the...

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StreetWise Appoints New Chief Technology Officer

StreetWise CADlink is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Chief Technology Officer, Glenn Babcock. Glenn has over 25 years of high-level programming and development experience with companies including General Electric, Oracle and M9 Solutions. He was also a Vice President with Citigroup, where he was lead architect on a shared-services technology team that implemented an enterprise-scale global ERP/B2B procurement and expense management system. Previously, he served as the MIS Manager for Lockheed Martin, where he managed a $14...

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Make a Virtual Response with StreetWise

For this year’s FDIC conference, we cooked up a special treat. Visitors to the StreetWise booth could sit down, don a virtual reality headset, and experience responding on an actual fire call from the officer’s seat of Richfield Fire Department Engine 1 in Ohio. Attendees had a great time responding on this call (in the snow, no less), and those who were experiencing Virtual Reality for their first time were mesmerized. Now, you can use this interactive embedded video to get the 360 degree view. Or, if you have a VR headset, use...

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StreetWise Announces Live Integration With Emergency Reporting®

StreetWise CADlink® has announces a new strategic partnership with Emergency Reporting® records management software.  StreetWise now integrates live with Emergency Reporting®, making life easier for fire crews and dramatically improving the accuracy of response time analysis. StreetWise automatically creates a new incident report in Emergency Reporting® before the crews have even returned to the fire station. The incident location, nature, date and dispatch time auto-fill into the NFRIS report, ready for completion. Whenever a...

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StreetWise Now Available On iPads!

That’s right! Final beta testing has been completed on StreetWise CADlink for the iOS operating system, so users of the iPad and iPad Mini will now be able to enjoy the world’s only third-party MDC response software for fire departments. Responding to a huge number of requests from Apple enthusiasts, we’ve completed development of a dedicated StreetWise client application for one of the most popular tablet operating systems in the world. The initial release will include the progressive features enjoyed by our Android...

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StreetWise Releases New Video Ad

StreetWise CADlink just released the third in its series of humorous whiteboard video ads. The ads will be run on Facebook and other fire service industry venues. Enjoy.  

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StreetWise Now Supports Bi-Directional CAD Data Exchange

StreetWise CADlink now supports bi-directional communication of data between an agency’s computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system and the StreetWise Central Server, allowing an agency to use StreetWise CADlink as its primary mobile data computer (MDC). StreetWise now has a Return Data API (application programming interface) available to allow CAD vendors to receive unit data for an agency’s mobile devices, including any  GPS coordinates and  status timestamps. Through this Return Data API, the CAD vendor can use StreetWise data to update...

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Pierce Selects StreetWise As Response Software For Command Zone

StreetWise CADlink is proud to announce its new strategic partnership with Pierce Manufacturing, the leading North American manufacturer of custom fire apparatus. StreetWise has been selected as the navigation and response software available directly on the new Pierce® Command Zone™ advanced electronics system.   The new Command Zone system offers expanded capabilities to benefit the driver, officer, and maintenance teams – and features technologies such as integrated GPS and Wi-Fi connectivity for a whole new level of...

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