January is always a good time to reflect upon your achievements and the past year has been highly productive at Multitone! Here are some of our highlights and milestones from 2017.
Attending the British APCO Exhibition and Conference 2017
In March the Multitone team exhibited at BAPCO in Telford to showcase the very latest and best in our comprehensive range of emergency services critical communications technology.
As well as station-end communications equipment, we were excited to unveil our latest app technology, which has been developed with the specific needs of firefighters in mind. In conjunction with the latest paging systems, this offers flexibility and reliability of communications which can literally save lives.
New Swiss distribution partnership with Axians
Multitone announced an important distribution partnership with Swiss communications specialist Axians in 2017. We completed a comprehensive training programme with their sales and support teams, ensuring we can offer Swiss customers even greater service.
The launch of EkoCare
In April we launched our new healthcare solution, EkoCare. The patient and staff safety solution offers the ultimate in flexible, reliable and cost-effective wireless Nurse Call and alarms. You can find out more about the full Ekotek range on our website: www.multitone.com/products/eko-family
Canary Wharf retail project
2017 was also the year that we proudly announced that our Mall Call communications system has been chosen by the world-famous Canary Wharf for its retail facilities in London. The project manages communications for the retail tenants, covering over 300 stores, banks, services and restaurants over five malls – with over 490 Mall Call Units being installed.
Winning a Building Better Healthcare Award
Multitone’s EkoTek staff protection solution won the title of ‘Best Communications System’ at the Building Better Healthcare Awards 2017. We were thrilled to be recognised by an award that honours innovations that benefit patients and healthcare providers in the real world.
Expansion of the Multitone Appear mobile messaging range
In November, we were excited to launch two new versions of our secure mobile communications app. Multitone Appear+ provides new multimedia and rich-content functionality, whilst Multitone Appear Lite simplifies the application for high speed and convenient messaging.
Following a busy 2017 and with many events and exciting announcements planned, we are looking forward to sharing what this year brings!