The Who-is-Who Directory In The Public Safety Industry

Your guide to public safety solution providers


DATUS was founded in 1970 and has been a manufacturer-independent specialist for ICT solutions ever since. With the extensive solution expertise in the field of voice and data convergence in networks and applications, DATUS provides innovative standard and customized solutions for medium and large enterprises and public authorities. The focus is on communication solutions and the integration of various services (voice, data and multimedia) as well as customer-specific solutions for special requirements, such as communication solutions for PSAPs. E.g. 100 of the 240 German 112 PSAPs are equipped with DATUS eCall decoders and more. One of our strengths is our own research, development, engineering and consulting expertise and competence. Our solution-portfolio is completed by 24/7/365 service and support.

Areas of specialisation: customised solutions, services, development and products in the fields of ICT (Voice, Data, Security, Safety) for Business Customers, Public Authorities and Organizations with safety/security tasks (BOS) and Military Sectors. In addition, products and solutions to migrate legacy voice and data applications to IP-based infrastructures (transport and transformation), e.g. ISDN to All-IP-Networks.

Areas of application: Large-scale and cost-effective applications in the area of IP-Telephony, Voice-over-IP (VoIP), Unified Communication (UC), Computer-Telephony-Integration (CTI) and Fixed-Mobile-Convergence (FMC) with IP-Communication Systems and Voice-/Media-Gateways. Hardened applications for military ICT solutions in mobile environments.

Solutions for Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP – emergency call center 112), e.g.:

  • emergency call polling equipment – redundant high-availability IP-PBX
  • emergency call decoder – 112 eCall MSD decoding, AML co-ordinates, TPSeCall TSD decoding (in cooperation with BOSCH TPS Call Center)
  • emergency call gateway – to connect legacy PSAP infrastructure (e.g. ISDN, analog) to IP-based emergency networks (All-IP, IMS, NG112)
  • emergency call conferences, control and geo-information systems
  • IVR routing to prevent overload situations (e.g. storm, heavy rain, flooding, etc.)
  • PSAP interconnections as well as call and data distribution

Products (HW appliances and virtualised SW solutions), e.g.:

  • IP-PBX and IP-Communication Systems (DATUS indali)
  • Emergency Call Decoder and Gateways (DATUS NDC)
  • VoIP/Media-Gateways (DATUS NTG, iAGS, MP/OP)
  • Enterprise Session Border Controller (eSBC)
  • Ruggedized VoIP-router and communication systems for special environments and requirements

Services offered: Beneath service and support for our own products and solutions we offer a wide range of Professional Services in the fields of Consulting, Engineering, Development (HW and SW), Project and Rollout Management.

Technical expertise:

  • Concepts and system-architectures for innovative and cost-effective communication solutions
  • Comprehensive know-how in modern, legacy and customer-specific communication protocols like e.g. VoIP, SIP, H.323, TDM/ISDN (DSS1, Q.SIG), MGCP, IP, ATM, Frame-Relay, X.25 and its implementation
  • Software development: PHP, C++, C, Java, LINUX, modern WEB technologies using WebSockets and WebRTC, Open Source Software advancements and customizations, database technologies, device drivers, ….
  • Hardware development: embedded systems, standardized and customer-specific telecom interfaces and bus-systems, environment and EMC hardening, …

Aims, cooperation fields and forms: To improve our aims as a specialist for innovative, customized and future-oriented communication solutions we are looking for partnerships with companies in need for customized and/or tailored telecommunication solutions. Further on we are interested in sales partners for the European telecommunication market and in the field of safety and security solutions.

Research and Development: Wide spread knowhow in software and hardware development (see above:  technical expertise). Research e.g. in the fields of secure and trusted IP-communication solutions, next generation emergency calls, …

Certification: Quality Management Certification EN ISO 9001, Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) ISO/IEC 27001 (in preparation), TeleTrusT Quality Seal “IT Security made in Germany”

last updated: July 2020