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Honeywell Helps Butler University Reach Students and Faculty in an Emergency

Honeywell logo (PRNewsFoto/Honeywell Building Solutions)

Instant Alert Plus Notification Service Allows Administrators to Quickly
Send Messages by Phone, Text or E-mail

MINNEAPOLIS, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON)
today announced that Butler University in Indianapolis has selected the
Instant Alert(R) Plus notification service to quickly provide details and
direction to students, faculty and staff during emergencies.


The service allows administrators to broadcast voice or text messages
to any communication device -- phone, cell phone, e-mail, pager or PDA --
which will help the university connect with people on and off the 290-acre
campus, and improve response times for emergency personnel. It will augment
other efforts like sending e-mails and voicemails, posting messages on the
university Web site and providing information through the local media.

"With Instant Alert Plus, students, faculty and staff will immediately
receive reliable, accurate information -- wherever they are," said Courtney
Tuell, director of public relations at Butler University, which has more
than 4,400 undergraduate and graduate students. "Following the tragedy at
Virginia Tech, and now Northern Illinois University, it was important that
we look for new, faster ways to notify the campus in an emergency."

Instant Alert Plus can send up to 150,000 30-second phone calls and
125,000 text messages in 15 minutes, giving Butler University the ability
to reach its contacts within minutes. The service also allows the
university to send customized messages to specific groups, such as
emergency responders or residents of a particular dormitory. And it
provides real-time, Web-based reports that show who has or has not received
a particular alert.

In addition, Butler University can poll and get feedback from students,
faculty and staff with the service's two-way communication function. Other
features include the ability to automatically bridge message recipients
into a conference call, and send attachments with text-based messages to
provide more detailed information and instructions.

To activate an alert, administrators only need to place a phone call or
type a message on an Internet-connected computer. Instant Alert Plus uses a
series of distributed, redundant call center networks to distribute
information. As a result, it is one of the most reliable means of emergency
communication available.

"In today's mobile society, organizations are realizing emergency
notification is not a one-size-fits-all service," said Luca Mazzei,
director of Americas marketing at Honeywell Building Solutions. "It's
impossible to predict where people are or the best way to reach them. So
Instant Alert Plus offers the features and flexibility that Butler
University and other schools need to communicate with their students and

Created for municipalities, colleges and universities, businesses, and
healthcare and industrial facilities, Instant Alert Plus is an extension of
Instant Alert for Schools, a notification service that helps K-12 school
districts improve communication and emergency preparedness. More than 2,300
schools nationwide use Instant Alert to connect with parents and guardians.

For more information about Honeywell Instant Alert Plus or Instant
Alert for Schools, call 800-345-6770 ext. 601 or visit

Honeywell International is a $36 billion diversified technology and
manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products
and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry;
automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in
Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York,
London and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For additional information, please
visit Honeywell Building Solutions is part of the
Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions business group, a global leader
in providing product and service solutions that improve efficiency and
profitability, support regulatory compliance, and maintain safe,
comfortable environments in homes, buildings and industry. For more
information about Building Solutions, access

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