Web Exclusive | November 2016
UP 100 launched with Barco Video wall to enable lightning fast emergency aid
Global networked control room visualization solutions leader Barco, has delivered an advanced video wall solution that empowers Uttar Pradesh Police to reduce crimes and reach to incidents within few minutes. The solution comprising of 180 Barco rear-projection LED cubes in multiple configurations at Lucknow Centre will enable local responders across the state of Uttar Pradesh to offer aid in the quickest manner. Following the UP Chief Minister’s dream of implementing one of the largest centralised emergency response system in India, UP Police is ready to provide the best emergency service to the people of Uttar Pradesh. ‘UP 100’ is the official name of the ‘Uttar Pradesh Police Emergency Management System’ also known as UP state wide Dial100 Project. The vision of this project is to provide prompt integrated emergency services for public safety and security to all citizens, including those with special needs, any time, anywhere in the State of Uttar Pradesh. The Chief Minister is closely involved in the project since its inception and has been visiting the site regularly to oversee the construction and implementation process. “The Barco collaborative visualization solution provides access to real-time data about the activities in the rural and urban areas and allowing us to respond to emergencies relating to public safety quickly and reliably, thus strengthening our field services, and improving the safety of our residents and visitors” asserted Anil Agarwal, Additional Director General of the Uttar Pradesh police force. “Our solutions will help prompt response time for police emergency services related to public safety and security. Real-time situational awareness will be provided from the millions of data items collected within the system,” said Vivekanand, Country Director-Sales, Barco India.