Digital Alert Systems’ Anne Wakeman To Succeed Jim Heminway

Digital Alert Systems (formerly Monroe Electronics), a global provider of emergency communications solutions for video services providers, today announced that Jim Heminway, Digital Alert Systems’ general manager, vice president and chief operating officer, will formally retire at the end of this year. Anne L. Wakeman, the company’s chief financial officer, began taking on COO responsibilities […]

Next-Gen Emergency Info Delivered To All Platforms

The partnership Of Verance, Capitol Broadcasting, Digital Alert Systems and Triveni Digital says its test validates the ability of Advanced Emergency Information tech to seamlessly deliver enhanced messages to 100% of smart televisions.


Monroe Electronics Updates EAS, CAP Software

From The NAB Exhibit Floor: BroadStream Solutions & Digital Alert Systems

BroadStream Solutions & Digital Alert Systems | Booths N6315 & N3422, respectively | Websites: & On Monday, automated playout specialist, BroadStream Solutions and Digital Alert Systems (DAS) announced a partnership to create a full integration of EAS-Net into its flagship OASYS integrated playout platform. The full integration with EAS-Net provides an IP-based communication link between […]

Digital Alert Systems Upgrades DASDEC Software

Digital Alert Systems, a division of Monroe Electronics, will soon release a major software upgrade to the DASDEC platforms for advanced Emergency Alert System and Common Alerting Protocol messaging compliance. The new software, version 3.0, features dozens of functional and operational improvements, including Alert Agent, an enhanced and powerful way to selectively process alert messages […]


Confusion, Questions On Text-To-Speech Rule

With the FCC’s Nov. 30 deadline for TV station implementation of audible captioning rapidly approaching, vendors of the necessary equipment say that many broadcasters remain confused about what is and isn’t required of them to comply; the difference between EAS rules and the new rule; and even the difference between text-to-speech and speech-to-text.


DTV America Rolls Out DAS Platforms For LPTV


Digital Alert Systems Lands Texas Contract

NAB 2014

Digital Alert Systems To Show Monitors At NAB


DAS Offers Text-To-Speech EAS Solution

Digital Alert Systems and Monroe Electronics have published an application note explaining how to bring their DASDEC and R189 One-Net integrated EAS/CAP encoder systems into quick compliance with new FCC rules governing the Emergency Alert System. This software fix is the first public solution for this new requirement. Starting April 23, the FCC will prohibit […]