Projects


Project ID

15.04, ARKnet Deployment

Summary

Funded, Approved May 2015.
First Sector Site deployed 27 Feb 2016 to Lehigh Permanente Cement Plant. Four client sites are planned through the rest of the Fiscal year.

Background

ARKnet is the first step toward building a Wireless Emergency Intranet for Cupertino that will support our emergency responders with a backup high speed data network.

Plan

Milestone
Date
Status
Requirements Complete31 May 2015Complete
Design Complete 30 Dec 2015Complete
Lehigh Sector Deployment27 Feb 2016Complete
EOC client rolloutTBDPlanned
Service Center rolloutTBDPlanned
Portable Field Station rolloutTBDPlanned
Cpertino Fire Station rolloutTBDPlanned

References

Product Data Sheet, May 2015
Functional Requirements Document, January 2016
System Design Document, January 2016
Lehigh Sector Site Install Pictures, February 2016
Status Reports 150819, 151021, 160201

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