ATSC OKs Monroe Advanced Emergency Info Spec

The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has approved the Advanced Emergency Alerting (AEA) specification as part of the A/331 standard, which is based primarily on designs submitted by Monroe Electronics and supported by broadcasters and equipment manufacturers across the industry. With the approval of the A/311 Signaling, Delivery, Synchronization, and Error Protection standard on Dec. […]


Monroe Electronics Updates EAS, CAP Software


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 […]

Monroe Electronics Names New Development VP

Monroe Electronics and its Digital Alert Systems (DAS) subsidiary, suppliers of Emergency Alert System and common alerting protocol equipment to the broadcast and cable industries, appointed Bill Robertson vice president of business development for both companies. He will report directly to Jim Heminway, Monroe COO. In this new role, Robertson will expand his focus to […]

Monroe Electronics EAS Gear Gets FEMA OK