Verizon Announces Competition on FirstNet

Verizon Communications Inc. said that the company will be offering dedicated lanes at the core of its wireless network to serve communications for police, emergency-response customers in the US.» Read more

Hytera to Showcase LTE-DMR Communications Solutions at APCO 2017

Hytera will showcase its innovative, cost-effective, standards-based product line in booth 409 at the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) annual conference, August 14 – 15 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.» Read more

Motorola Solutions Introduces New Broadband Based Solutions to Support Mission Critical Communications

Motorola Solutions Continues to Transform Public Safety Communications with Innovative Broadband Solutions. » Read more

Sonim Showcases FirstNet-Ready PSLTE Handsets APCO 2017

Sonim Technologies, the global leader in mission critical LTE-based handsets for public safety, is teaming up with more than a dozen technology leaders at the APCO Annual Conference and Expo in Denver, Aug. 13-16.» Read more

EMYNOS Project to Present Next Generation Emergency Communications Results

EMYNOS will present its project results in front of relevant stakeholders including Spanish Emergency services, Madrid 112, Spanish National Police, European Commission, EU projects (NEXES), research institutes and actors from the industry.» Read more

Mission-Critical LTE Network Solutions to be Showcased at IWCE’s Critical LTE Communications Forum in Dallas In November

IWCE's Critical LTE Communications Forum is the only event in the industry dedicated to critical communications for government, public safety, critical infrastructure and enterprises.» Read more

Nedaa and Nokia Sign Agreement on New Innovation & Creativity Lab

Nedaa, the Dubai Government security networks provider, has announced that it has signed today an agreement with Nokia formally designating Dubai as the headquarters of their pioneering Innovation and Creativity Lab.» Read more

Regional Transit System Swaps Radio for Cellular Saving Thousands and Improving Services

Siouxland Regional Transit System opts to switch from 800 MHz radio system to cellular network, mobile application and devices, dramatically reducing annual costs and increasing communications effectiveness across the board.» Read more

Cobham Enables First Commercial user of MSAT-G3 PTT Service

EXPLORER MSAT-G3 looks and feels just like a standard LMR system, utilizing a rugged Push-To-Talk (PTT) Control Speaker Microphone.» Read more

Siyata Mobile Prepares for Migration to FirstNet

Siyata Mobile Inc., today announced that it has commenced the technical device approval process for its Uniden UV350 4G/LTE in-vehicle connected cellular device with a Tier 1 operator in the United States.» Read more

Transport for London starts ESN Pilot

At a recent hearing, TfL’s CTO announced the organisation is building a pilot version of the Emergency Services Network  (ESN) on the London Underground.» Read more

Harris Runs 195 tests with 12 Vendors During First MCPTT Plugtest Event

Harris Corporation was one of 19 companies worldwide to participate in the first-ever Mission Critical Push-To-Talk (MCPTT) Plugtest held last month in Sophia Antipolis, France.» Read more

ETELM's 4GLinked Solution a Success at the ETSI MCPTT Plugtests

The first fully integrated multi-technology Mission Critical solution, developed by ETELM, successfully interfaces with other vendors at the ETSI/3GPP MCPTT Plugtests in France.» Read more

Airbus Delivers in Test for Future Mission-Critical Voice Calls

After the first European trial for Mission-Critical Push-to-Talk on broadband, Airbus and its partners smooth the path to an international standard.» Read more

PSCE Forum with Focus on PPDR Transition to new Technologies, a Great Success

Public Safety Communication Europe (PSCE) Forum held its 16th conference on 4-5 May 2017 in Munich. The conference was preceded on the 3rd of May by a workshop organized as part of the EPISECC project.» Read more

First ETSI LTE Mission-Critical Push to Talk IOP tests achieve 85% Success Rate

The first ETSI Mission Critical Push to Talk (MCPTT) Plugtests event – interoperability test sessions for mission-critical LTE equipment – concluded on Friday, 23 June 2017, with 140 participants from 19 vendors.» Read more

Airbus wants to create Broadband Virtual Mobile Operator for Public Safety in Mexico

The project provides certainty for the country’s future of mission-critical communication for both public safety and operation of the 911 emergency.» Read more

CritComm Insights Launches to Spotlight Critical Communications Innovation

Prominent mobile network analyst sees 2017 as inflection point for critical communications innovation, creates new industry analysis firm tracking the innovation and its impact on emergency services and other mission critical operations.» Read more

Motorola Solutions and mm-lab drive safety and efficiency at Bosch’s automotive proving ground in Boxberg, Germany

World’s largest supplier of automotive components launches next-generation Proving Ground Management System in collaboration with Motorola Solutions and mm-lab.» Read more

Etelm Director: 5G will Provide Major Benefits for Misson Critical Communications

At 5G World, Paul Ward, International Sales Director for ETELM said yesterday that a unified approach to Mission Critical Communications is essential now and in the future as Mission Critical LTE becomes fully functional.» Read more