Norman, OK, February 11, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT) today announced an agreement to provide a rich portfolio of advanced alerting and interactive weather services to Security Networks, a leading security firm. The WDT NOTUS safety and security service, which was designed specifically for the United States safety and security industry, provides for the first time, an extension of security data to include threat detection that extends beyond the confines of residential homes and business premises.
The innovative NOTUS safety and security service provides an easy-to-use platform for Security Networks customers. Using a combination of local geo-located weather data, precise National Weather Service and WDT Proprietary alerts for each location, and interactive weather maps, customers receive an all-in-one package. Additionally, NOTUS forecasts are delivered daily, creating an Internet and mobile connection between customers and their security system providers.
Security Networks customers impacted by severe weather and external threat conditions are offered the comfort of WDT's NOTUS weather and safety alerting system. NOTUS provides Security Networks customers with greater security for themselves, their property and their loved ones.
"Our customers are always looking for ways to increase their overall levels of safety and security, and they look to us to provide them with superior service," said Rich Perry, President and CEO at Security Networks. "NOTUS provides Security Networks with the sort of robust alerting technology platform that meets our customers' need to keep informed of natural and human threats in their local area."
"NOTUS provides security companies nationwide WDT's proprietary alerts for lightning and other weather phenomena that impact people's lives. In addition, NOTUS provides all watches and warnings from the National Weather Service, combined with a full suite of weather and extensive safety information," said Mike Eilts, President and CEO of WDT. "We are bringing a new and innovative way for security companies to touch their consumers' lives directly, with highly relevant weather, safety and security data," said Eilts.
"NOTUS offers security companies their own branded weather, safety and security service," said Frank Ryan, Director of Creative Sales Solutions. "For security customers looking to connect with their customers and add daily value to the ongoing relationship they have with them, this critical weather and alerting service is a superior brand loyalty-builder, reducing churn and adding value at the same time."
WDT's NOTUS system offers recurring monthly revenue opportunities to companies by connecting their customers to timely emergency weather and other safety alerts, when they need them the most. NOTUS is a white-label, brandable product, requiring no hardware or software to be installed by the Security Company.
About Security Networks
Security Networks is a diversified, full service funding solution providing security monitoring and related services to homeowners and businesses in major U.S. markets.
About Weather Decision Technologies (WDT)
Founded in 1999, Weather Decision Technologies has become a global leader in providing state-of-the-science weather detection, nowcasting, and forecasting systems and services to our partners and customers. WDT provides its numerical weather prediction capabilities and services for weather sensitive industries globally. WDT maintains operational and international offices in metropolitan Washington, DC; Norman, Oklahoma; Munich, Germany; and Tokyo, Japan. For more information: www.wdtinc.com.
Frank Ryan, Creative Solutions
Gary Franklyn, Security Networks
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