Firetide is an MIT spinoff focusing on wireless infrastructure mesh networks.
President Benigno Aquino III’s inauguration, celebration event and first State of the Nation Address (SONA) were successfully secured by a rapidly deployed, real-time Firetide wireless infrastructure mesh network. The temporary video surveillance network was installed to assist the 5,000 police officers who were deployed in the Metro Manila area during the inauguration and SONA festivities. The system was installed by Firetide’s leading partner in the Philippines DTSI (Diversified Technology Systems) and used network cameras from Axis Communications and open-platform video management from Milestone, both Firetide’s technology solution partners. [read more]