Replacing a Syscon with a Falcon XT
PTI Security Systems has added the capability to the Falcon XTHardware controller used in conjunction with StorLogix software to control AI Devices at a site. controller to replace an existing DigiGate System ControllerTerm for the Falcon XT, Falcon Base Unit, or Master Security computer that ‘controls’ AI Devices., while keeping (with some restrictions) the existing DigiGate AI devices. Currently, this is mostly being used by sites to take advantage of the EasyCodeA mobile application for tenants which allows them to use their phone or tablet for access in to or out of a facility. Also shows the tenant activity and alarms associated with their unit(s). Requires StorLogix 5.0 or above. and StorLogix mobile applications. At a point in the future the existing System ControllerTerm for the Falcon XT, Falcon Base Unit, or Master Security computer that ‘controls’ AI Devices. will no longer be sold. At that time, existing sites that need to replace the Syscon will have to use the Falcon XTHardware controller used in conjunction with StorLogix software to control AI Devices at a site. instead.
All of the DigiGate peripherals are supported, except for DigiGuard1 and DigiGuard2 wireless door alarms.
Sites with elevator control or other complex setups may be required to purchase additional equipment as well. Consultation with your PTI Security Sales Rep is recommended.
Note that replacing the Syscon with an XT may require that the office PC be upgraded. Digigate software can run on a system that may not be able to run the StorLogix software needed to communicate with the XT.
The PDF file below has the requirements to run the StorLogix program.