Edwards Signaling MC8-16C1 Message Center is an indoor rated multi-color LED communication center. It may be used as a stand-alone message center or can be networked into a company wide communication system. When networked, one message can be transmitted from the controlling computer software to the serial computer interface on all the message centers within the facility or discrete messages can be sent to specific addresses within the communication network of messages centers. The unit has a solid oak case and is designed for free standing floor installation but is supplied with wall mounting brackets if that style mounting is required. For use indoors in commercial and industrial environments. Designed for indoor communication, this Edwards Message Center is designed for installation in company lobbies to greet guests and provide them with information at a glance. Such information may include meeting room assignments, safety goals, changes in employee benefits or other company announcements. May also be used in commercial establishments such as stores and restaurants to assist with internal and external communications.