What is the difference between a Hardware Alarm and a Software Alarm?
CM9760 Matrix system
Type of alarms supported on the Matrix system.
Hardware Alarms are physically attached to the CM9700 system. Software Alarms are usually commands sent to the CC1 alerting the system of an action being trigger through commands generated through external devices. ASCII strings commands sent by external Access Control Systems, Video Loss Alarms on the Matrix Bay, etc.