Source: Numerex Corp

Uplink, a Numerex Solution, Releases 4555 Fire Alarm Communicator

Affordable Solution Saves Alarm Dealers Up To 50% Over Traditional Panels

ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Numerex Corp (NASDAQ:NMRX), a leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced the release of the Uplink® 4555 sole path primary fire alarm communicator, which is now available and shipping to North American alarm dealers and distributors. The 4555 is UL listed with a built-in primary GSM cellular, sole path communicator that can be used in lieu of a fire panel for specific applications such as sprinkler riser monitoring.  Featuring 4 supervised zones, a NAC circuit, a 24v output and a smoke detector circuit, the 4555 is the ideal solution for alarm dealers to increase revenues. With its cellular and POTS communications capability and compact size, the 4555 provides an easy to install and economical solution for fire monitoring, or as a communicator for a larger panel, without the time and expense of installing a full sized fire panel and separate communicator. 

Vin Costello, Chief Revenue Officer, Numerex commented, “Numerex is excited to deliver a unique and compelling fire alarm solution through our Uplink brand to security dealers and distributors.  The 4555 is a one-of-a-kind product and unrivaled in the industry in terms of affordability combined with feature/functionality.”

Added Tom Morris, President and Owner of Allguard Security in Memphis, TN, "The Uplink 4555 Fire Panel is a well-engineered product, great for small sprinkler systems as a stand-alone panel. This product fills a key area of need for my customers."

Uplink 4555 Key Features Include:

  • UL Sole Path Primary Communicator
  • All-in-one 4-zone Fire Panel with built-in cellular communicator
  • Perfect for sprinkler riser monitoring
  • Can also be used as a cellular communicator for larger fire panels
  • Built-in digital dialer for locations where phone line is still needed/wanted

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About Numerex

Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX) is a leading provider of managed enterprise solutions enabling the Internet of Things (IoT). The Company's solutions produce new revenue streams or create operating efficiencies for its customers. Numerex provides its technology and services through its integrated platforms, which are generally sold on a subscription basis. The Company offers a portfolio of managed end-to-end IoT solutions including smart devices, network connectivity and service applications capable of addressing the needs of a wide spectrum of vertical markets and industrial customers. The Company's mission is to empower enterprise operations with world-class, managed IoT solutions that are simple, innovative, scalable, and secure. Numerex is ISO 27001 information security-certified, highlighting the Company's focus on data security, service reliability and around-the-clock support of its customers. For additional information, please visit

About Uplink

Uplink, a Numerex Solution, has been providing wireless alarm communications since 1996. Uplink products deliver the unique combination of reliable technology and superior value that has made Uplink a trusted source in the security industry for alarm communicators. Uplink facilitates web-based service activations and account management, and offers on-call, live dealer assistance and extended hours technical support in conjunction with their robust 24/7 web-based dealer platform. With hundreds of thousands of installed communicators throughout the United States and Canada, Uplink delivers on its promise as a security dealers trusted partner. For more information go to

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