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Sage Endec Update Now Available; Install by March 11

Sage Alerting Systems has announced the release of the new software version 96.00. You must install this update by March 11, 2024, to meet FCC rules regarding CAP Prioritization and national message text.

Stations that have already pre-ordered the updated software can go to the download page at https://www.sagealertingsystems.com/rev96download.html and follow the steps there. You must have Rev95 installed before you can install Rev96.

If you have not pre-ordered the software, contact your favorite vendor and place an order. The list price of the update is $159, available from any Sage distributor. You must have the serial number of the Sage Endec when you place the order.

The Rev 96 release also includes replacements for security certificates expiring in mid-April 2024, and support for new certs to be issued starting April 1, 2024. These are used by FEMA to allow EAS devices to validate alerts as required by Part 11.56(3)(c).

Questions regarding this update should be directed to Sage Alerting Systems at support@sagealertingsystems.com or 914-872-4069 and press 1 for support.