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Westell Unveils New Protectlink™ UHF & VHF Series of Bi-Directional Amplifiers

March 18, 2022

5G / Outdoor Wireless

Westell’s ProtectLink series offers the most customizable, flexible, and cost-effective solutions for Public Safety Emergency Responder Communications Enhancement Systems (ERCES) and Private Land Mobile Radio (LMR) Services.

First responders must be able to communicate and respond quickly during emergencies to save lives. The ProtectLink series provides seamless in-building communication coverage even in the most challenging environments. Listed to the UL 2524 Standard, second edition, In-Building 2-Way Emergency Radio Communication Enhancement Systems, ProtectLink meets or exceeds current National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and International Fire Code (IFC) guidelines, regulations, and standards.

We’re working to back up our first responders with communications systems that meet or exceed all standards set by the public safety experts in this field. As ERCES enforcement and mandates become more stringent, our ProtectLink products, sales team, and support staff are positioned to support these important, critical infrastructure networks. We look forward to educating the market about our industry-leading BDAs that are easy to install, software upgradable products that meet or exceed current industry standards,” said J. J. Swartwood, Westell Sr. Vice President of Worldwide Sales.


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