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Patriot News

Find the latest news on features in Patriot below

For more information on any Patriot Features contact the sales team at sales@patriotsystems.com

Generate a Emergency Temporary License

Need a license quickly? Log into your website portal and gain an emergency 14 day license – This license will be compatible on your main server or backup servers.

Log in to the Patriot Web portal

Test Mode Warnings

Test Modes can now have a warning alarm so your opertors are warned when certain test modes are about to expire.Default behaviour controlled by new system setting.

Test Mode Log Expire Settings

More details on Test Mode and the warning system can be found in the Patriot Library

Report Settings

Added the ability to configure which type of operator notes / actions appear on the incident reports. This can be configured from the System Settings -> Printer Settings.

Report Settings

RTSP Camera Interface

Stream live feed from RTSP compatible cameras. These cameras can be linked to zones at a site and appear for operators to view exactly what is happening on site to make a quick and effective call for response.

Additional alarm sounds

Added 3 additional new alarm sounds allowing further customisation of response plan sounds.

Release Activations

A button has been added to the response window allowing the activation to be easily released (put back to new state). New Operator Security option controls the availability of this button.

Release Activation

Enhanced Response Instructions

Patriot dispatch and action plan instructions have been enhanced allowing stations to further customize the response list instructions that the operators follow. By being able to stipulate instructions by User, Zone, Site, Action Plan and Dispatch you can create an easy to maintain instruction system that generates easy to follow response instructions for operators to follow.

Enhanced Camera Interfaces

The camera review and live view interface has been enhanced to make camera monitoring more effective. All controls relating to reviewing previous recorded footage are now located under the ‘Review’ tab.

There have also been frame advance / rewind buttons added, viewport selector to buttons to speed up camera selecting, updated playback to allow selection of seconds and additional option to default Multiview settings.

Other recent camera updtes include

  • Added the ability to assign non camera zones to cameras. This allows non camera zones to trigger video verification events, and display the appropriate camera(s) live feed for verification.

  • Support for monitoring DVR's on separate areas to the alarm panel on site and allowing a DVR's cameras to be viewed across all areas of a client.

  • Added support for multiple DVR's at one premises

  • Enhanced polling on individual DVR's

  • Avigilon Camera Module released: Supports event reporting, telemetry, audio, polling, reference frames, guard tour.

Check out more details on the Patriot camera system on the cameras page

New mutiple Testmode

Testmode has been enhanced to allow multiple testmode entries per client. This allows a scheduled testmode to be setup along with a temporary testmode.

Enhanced Reports

For reports which cover a time range, like history reports, an extra setting has been added when setting up preset reports. This can define the amount of time the report covers so you can for example now setup a daily report which covers more or less than a day from the time the report runs.

For any reports run from within a client, the Client Number and Name has now been added to the email subject, when the report is sent via email.

Operator Messages

Operator messaging are now recorded and displayed on the Messages window.

Mass client import and export functions

Mass client import and export functions – Use advanced search to find clients or the export clients window to select a range or selection of client data to export. The Merge function now allows for merging multiple client details.

Supervisor Dashboard

Supervisor dashboard added to ICA. This displays live statistics on operator performance, activation totals, signal counts, operators logged in, and some server performance counters. Additional ICA security right (Supervisor Access) added to allow access to this page.

Single Sign On

Extended Single Sign On support to include ICA using a Microsoft work or School account (Azure).

Performance Monitors

Added additional performance monitors for monitoring Patriot in windows performance monitors. These additional monitors include signal count per port and action plan, pending activation count per warning timer and more.

Auto Client Area Creator

Signals to multi area clients received from an area that has not been setup will now create a new area client as a copy of the base account. The area mustn’t already exist and the base account must have the Area Code set to Normal. This allows areas to be setup using a walk test.

Dispatch Module

The new Dispatch Module allows patrol companies to be assigned to cities (postal codes) and selected in ranking order when dispatching on an activation.

Signal Replace Module

The Signal Replace Module allows for enhanced interpretation on signals coming into Patriot. This can be used to provide integration with unique format devices or to add further identfication to signals being received in Patriot.>

Basic Client Maintenance Video

The Basic Client Maintenance video is great for new operators who need an introduction to the client/site tabs in Patriot. From searching and filtering clients to creating and setting up the client and the client tabs this video shows everything a operator needs to know about the basic tabs of the Client/Site.

Take me to the Basic Client Maintenance video

Mutiple Message Formats

The GSM, Email, and SMS Gateway tasks now support multiple message format which allows you to configure additional message formats to meet different needs. This allows you to have different message notifications setup for different events. The Advanced Messaging Module is required.

For more information check out our messaging modules

Paradox Module

Patriots Paradox Direct Module allows alarms and video events to be monitored from Paradox systems. These systems, as well as sending alarm events over IP, will also show Video Verification and Live Feed. Patriot 6.4 is required and the Paradox Camera Module.

More information can be found on the IP Module Page

Auto Complete - Late to Close

The Auto Complete Late to Close function will now auto complete an activation if it is sleeping when a close signal is received.

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