March 17, 2010
Apollo Video Technology Launches iPhone® App for Transit Managers and First Responders
RoadRunner™ Mobile iPhone App provides instant access to live video feeds
WOODINVILLE, Wash., – Apollo Video Technology announces the release of the RoadRunner™ Mobile App for the iPhone® and iPod Touch®. The iPhone app allows transit officials to view live video feeds from buses, trains, police cars and transit facilities instantly through Wi-Fi or Cellular.
“The RoadRunner Mobile Application is the first iPhone app aimed specifically at transit officials and first responders,” said Rodell Notbohm, general manager of Apollo Video Technology. “RoadRunner Mobile allows transit managers and first responders to quickly view live video feeds of any transit vehicle within their network and respond immediately.”
RoadRunner Mobile will also provide maintenance personnel with much needed access to live video feeds of cameras on mass transit, school buses or police vehicles. Live video feeds will enable maintenance personnel to quickly re-adjust camera angles and ensure that all cameras are recording properly.
RoadRunner Mobile features include:
- Live, remote viewing provides live data for emergency and incident response.
- Maintenance personnel can easily ensure camera views are adjusted properly.
- Password protection for secure, restricted access
- View any camera on networked RoadRunner DVRs
“Favorites” list provides instant access to frequently viewed systems
- Supports connections using DVRNS (DVR Name Service) when available
- Auto-rotating screen
RoadRunner Mobile provides remote live video access to any networked RoadRunner™ DVR. Compatible with any TCP/IP based network, RoadRunner Mobile can be used over Wi-Fi or cellular networks.
For more information and to download the app, visit Apple’s iTunes App Store:
About Apollo Video Technology
Apollo Video Technology (www.avt-usa.com) is a leading manufacturer of on-board and in-car digital surveillance systems for public transit, school transportation, law enforcement, military, freight transport, fire and EMS applications. With government and private-sector installations throughout North American and worldwide, Apollo Video's Mil-Spec and SAE rated RoadRunner line of turnkey video and audio systems simplifies real-time video capture and reduces overall costs with exceptional quality, durability and easy offloading of video.
Since its release in 2004, The RoadRunner system has been installed in over 260 agencies Worldwide – representing over 6,000 total implementations. Apollo Video Technology has been selected to provide digital video and audio surveillance systems by prominent public agencies such as Chicago METRA, King County METRO, Kansas City Area Transit Authority, Edmonton Transit System, Los Angeles County Metro Transportation Authority, City of Lincoln Nebraska and Winnipeg Transit.