Milpitas, Calif., July 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sierra Monitor Corporation (OTCQB: SRMC), Safe Fire Detection Inc., the innovator in providing new state of the art detection products, has selected Sierra Monitor Corporation’s FieldServer gateway to add Building Management System (BMS) connectivity, remote monitoring, notifications and cloud management to their very early warning air sampling fire detection system.  

“The FieldServer product adds unprecedented visibility and insight into the status of our fire detection system for our customers,” said Robert Robertson from Safe Fire Detection. “Our customers want access to information anywhere, any time. Sierra Monitor’s turnkey remote-access and management platform delivers Modbus and BACnet support as well as cloud connectivity.”

FieldServer is SMC’s comprehensive line of cloud-enabled protocol gateways. With support for over 140 unique and propriety industrial protocols and secure cloud connectivity, FieldServer is the trusted gateway provider to more than 300 industrial equipment manufacturers.

“SMC worked with Safe Fire Detection to integrate support for their internal protocol to expose their customers and systems to the valuable operational data in their system,” said Richard Theron, FieldServer Product Manager with SMC. “Now Safe Fire Detection can provide their customers and their channel partners access to valuable real-time data about the performance and operation of systems, through a building management system or via the cloud, anywhere and at any time.”

FieldServer protocol gateways include access to SMC Cloud, a turn-key device management platform developed specifically for equipment and systems manufactures to provide a better experience to their customers and partners. SMC Cloud includes valuable features including system monitoring, data visualization, remote access all available through a web dashboard or optional smartphone application.

About Safe Fire Detection

Safe Fire Detection, Inc. is the innovator in providing new state of the art detection products, which safeguard facilities around the world from loss due to fire, smoke, heat, and water. Safe Fire has built its reputation on outstanding engineered detection solutions. They combine extensive industry knowledge with solid technical expertise to help their clients safeguard their assets. For the past 40 years, Safe Fire has proven product reliability and customer dedication by providing unparalleled detection.

About Sierra Monitor Corporation

Headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley in Milpitas, California, Sierra Monitor was founded forty years ago (in 1978) and has been a public company since 1989 (OTCBR:SRMC). Recently named a “Top Place to Work” in Silicon Valley, Sierra Monitor combines a distinguished track record in industrial sensing and automation with IoT technologies such as wireless, cloud connectivity, and data services. As a result, Sierra Monitor is at the forefront of the emerging IIoT trend. The company's vision is to capitalize on the expanding worldwide demand for knowledge-based products and services that improve operational performance, productivity, efficiency and safety in building automation, industrial, and military applications, while reducing demands on resources and energy consumption.

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