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no longer and shouldn't be acceptable for a ﬁrst responder to not be
able to use their two-way radio,
cellular or other communication
device inside a building because of
signal and/or connectivity issues."
According to Erofeev, local
municipalities are addressing that
concern by enforcing strict codes.
"While the code varies from one
municipality to another, the premise is the same," he explains. "While
a public safety DAS at ﬁrst glance
might not appear important to a
TAMI tenant, with some education
- and real life examples - they can
be persuaded otherwise."
like that we take
the time to give
the most accurate
proposal we can."
Umemoto says the company
does its best to educate building
owners about local, national and
international code requirements.
"What we ﬁnd is that contractors
or building owners may not think
the codes apply to them, while in
essence, every building should be
tested," he says, noting that codes
require public safety coverage
across 97 percent of the building.
"Today the codes focus mostly on
new construction, but will soon
start requiring existing building
owners to install public safety DAS
systems to meet code as well."
Cellular DAS, on the other
hand, is not dictated by code but is
becoming more of a necessity, as
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Day Wireless is helping to educate customers on
the importance of DAS systems for public safety.
TAMI tenants need more data and
coverage to meet their needs, he
adds. "Wi-Fi, digital surveillance,
the internet of things and smart
building are also switching from
'nice to have' to 'must have,'" Erofeev says, noting that decreasing
equipment costs are making these
solutions "much more attractive."
"Day Wireless oﬀers a full suite
of services and is a value-added
reseller of products that can meet
all of the TAMI tenant in-building needs for those technologies,"
Day Wireless is committed to
delivering the results its customers
need by providing cutting-edge
wireless technology to increase
productivity and exceed customer
expectations. "This not only creates ﬁnancial growth and oppor-