Talkaphone and Interlogix announce the completion of interoperability testing

Talkaphone and Interlogix announce the completion of interoperability testing

Jan 09, 2012 | Post by Talkaphone

NILES, ILLINOIS (January 9, 2012) – Talkaphone Co., a leading supplier of emergency communications and mass notification solutions, successfully completed interoperability testing with the International Fiber Systems (IFS) transmission, fiber optic and Ethernet products from Interlogix. The IFS TT/TR3000 Series (-T variant) Touch-Tone Telephone Digital Interface from Interlogix now works with Talkaphone’s analog ETP-400 Series Phones. The IFS range of network products is also interoperable with Talkaphone’s VOIP-500 Series Phones. Interlogix is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

“We are very pleased with the outcome of the interoperability testing,” said Clarence Wong, product manager, Talkaphone Co. “The combined technology solutions allow us to offer world-class communications products that provide superior performance, safety and value to our customers.”

“By offering an extensive selection of transmission options, IFS continues to be a leading brand within the Interlogix portfolio of products,” said Kostas Mellos, sales leader, Video & Transmission, Interlogix. “This interoperability with Talkaphone is an important part of our continued commitment to provide some of the industry’s most innovative solutions in transmission,” said Kostas Mellos, sales leader, Video & Transmission, Interlogix.

IFS equipment is used worldwide to transmit CCTV, access control, and fire & alarm signals over optical fiber and is used in industrial security and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) applications.

Talkaphone Co. serves the U.S. and international security industries through national distributors and security integrators with products used for emergency communications, mass notification, intercom and area of refuge assistance applications.

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About Talkaphone Co.

Talkaphone Co. has been designing and manufacturing communications products in the United States for over seventy-five years. Talkaphone’s mass notification and emergency communications solutions are widely used at college and corporate campuses, parking facilities, hospitals and mass-transit locations Worldwide. For more information, visit

About Interlogix

Interlogix represents leading security and life safety solutions for both residential and commercial applications covering intrusion, video, transmission, fire and access. Offering some of the most-trusted product names in the industry, and backed by ongoing partner services and support, Interlogix helps customers secure and protect what matters most. For more information visit