Other LTE News

These are a compilation of the most interesting publications on the web regarding Public Safety and Mission Critical LTE (MCPTT) technology from leading online publications. If you feel your article is missing, please let us know and send us your publication: info@mcc-resources


Nevada Opts in to FirstNet #15

17-08-2017

Nevada is transforming communications capabilities for first responders across the Silver State. Today, Governor Brian Sandoval announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to delive... » Read more

Kansas Opts in to FirstNet #14

15-08-2017

Kansas is transforming public safety communications by opting in to FirstNet. Today, Governor Sam Brownback announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireless broadb... » Read more

City of Huntsville partners with Southern Linc to deliver mission critical LTE wireless data services

15-08-2017

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Linc has entered into a partnership with the City of Huntsville and Madison County Alabama's 911 dispatch center. Southern Linc will add LTE equipment to select... » Read more

Siyata Mobile to showcase Uniden UV350 device at APCO 2017

15-08-2017

Siyata Mobile Inc. today announced that it will be showcasing its Uniden UV350 communication device at the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) annual conference at the Colo... » Read more

Verizon Tries to Maintain Stake in Public Safety as FirstNet Opt-Ins Stack Up

15-08-2017

AT&T may have been awarded the FirstNet build contract, but rival U.S. wireless carrier Verizon said it plans to continue offering public safety solutions to states regardless of their opt-in statu... » Read more

Arizona Opts in to FirstNet #13

15-08-2017

The State of Arizona is opting into FirstNet. With this decision, FirstNet and AT&T* will deliver a specialized wireless broadband network to Arizona’s public safety community. This makes Ari... » Read more

Replacement of the UK Airwave TETRA network by ESN experiences further delays

10-08-2017

According to UK focused media publication, Land Mobile, two sources with knowledge of the Emergency Services Mobile Communications Programme (ESMCP) and its work to roll-out the Emergency Services ... » Read more

Siyata Mobile announces leading Canadian cellular operator to launch PTToC Services

09-08-2017

Siyata Mobile Inc. announced today that a leading Canadian cellular operator has agreed to launch its Uniden UV350 device upon successful device approval. This is the second leading North American ... » Read more

Montana Opts in to FirstNet #12

08-08-2017

Montana is moving to advance first responder communications. Today, Governor Steve Bullock announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to th... » Read more

ETSI Releases MCPTT Plugtest Report

07-08-2017

The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) released a 40-page report summarizing results from the first mission-critical push to talk (MCPTT) Plugtests event held June 19 – 23... » Read more

Maine Opts in to FirstNet #11

07-08-2017

Governor Paul LePage today moved to transform first responder communications for Maine’s public safety community. Maine is the 11th state or territory to “opt-in” to the FirstNet ... » Read more

Michigan Opts in to FirstNet #10

03-08-2017

Michigan state, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley today signed a letter for Michigan to opt-in to the First Responder Network Authority, known as FirstNet, bringing an advanced wireless broadband network to th... » Read more

The App Association (ACT) urges US states to opt In to FirstNet

02-08-2017

ACT, which represents apps developers, urged states today to opt into the FirstNet system. “When Congress first introduced the public safety network idea in 2012, they intended to establish a... » Read more

New Mexico Opts in to FirstNet #9

02-08-2017

New Mexico is paving the way for advancements in public safety communications technology. Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced her decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wi... » Read more

U.S. Virgin Islands Opts in to FirstNet #8

01-08-2017

The U.S. Virgin Islands is leading the way to modernize communications for its public safety community. Today, Governor Kenneth Mapp announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to d... » Read more

West Virginia Opts in to FirstNet #7

28-07-2017

With this decision, FirstNet and AT&T will deliver a specialized wireless broadband network to West Virginia’s public safety community. This will make West Virginia the 7th state in the count... » Read more

Interview: The future of mission critical communications looks bright

28-07-2017

In an interview conducted by KNect35 with with Lance Valcour, Independent Strategic Advisor, Valcour talks about the future of mission critical communications. His research found out that across Ca... » Read more

Mutualink provides secure public safety communications during national governors meeting

26-07-2017

Mutualink, a leader in secure public safety communications, has announced that it collaborated with Rhode Island State Police (RISP) as a technology provider and sponsor for the National Governors ... » Read more

New Jersey Opts in to FirstNet

26-07-2017

Governor Chris Christie is helping transform first responder communications in New Jersey by “opting in” to FirstNet. With his decision, FirstNet and AT&T will deliver a specialized wir... » Read more

Iowa Opts in to FirstNet

19-07-2017

Iowa is making history. Today, Governor Kim Reynolds announced her decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the State's public safety community. This... » Read more

Redline announces first major LTE win: $1.2M IoT infrastructure solution for an open pit mine

17-07-2017

Redline Communications Group Inc., today announced that it has been awarded a USD$1.2M Internet of Things (IoT) project utilizing its new standards-based LTE solution to provide a high-performance ... » Read more

Siyata Mobile appoints Marc Seelenfreund as Chairman

14-07-2017

Siyata Mobile, the company that introduced the VOYAGER connected vehicle Smartphone which is the world's first 3G connected vehicle smartphone supporting Next generation Push-To-Talk (PTT), Fleet M... » Read more

Arkansas to Opt-in to FirstNet Network

14-07-2017

Governor Asa Hutchinson announced his decision to join the FirstNet network. This will make Arkansas one of the first states in the country to “opt in” to FirstNet and bring advanced te... » Read more

Kentucky to Opt In to FirstNet Network

14-07-2017

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin made his decision to join the FirstNet network. This will make Kentucky one of the first states in the country to “opt in” to FirstNet and bring advanced te... » Read more

U.K. Seeks Direct Mode LTE Option Ahead of ProSe Standards

14-07-2017

The U.K. Emergency Services Mobile Communications Programme (ESMCP), which is rolling out the U.K. Emergency Services Network (ESN), announced an open early engagement for device-to-device (D2D) co... » Read more

Virginia to be the First State on FirstNet Responder Network for Public Safety

11-07-2017

Virginia is making history. Yesterday, Governor Terry McAuliffe signed a letter accepting the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the Commonwealth’s public safe... » Read more

South Korea takes first step towards commercialization of PS-LTE

04-07-2017

South Korea is going to officially operate LTE-based national PS-LTE (Public Safety-LTE) network. It is going to first establish PS-LTE in Pyeongchang, Gangneung, and Jeongseon, where 2018 Pyeongch... » Read more

Rivada Networks receives top score in Michigan “FirstNet” alternative State-Plan RFP

29-06-2017

Rivada Networks, together with its team of global leading industry partners, has received the top score among three bidders for a statewide public-safety broadband network in Michigan, the company ... » Read more

Next Generation Emergency Communications in focus at upcoming PSCE conference

23-06-2017

PSCE announced this week that the 17th PSCE Conference will be held in Madrid on 28-29 November 2017 with the support of the Spanish National Police. The event will be preceded by a workshop on Nex... » Read more

Grouptalk updates PC Dispatch to support USB PTT & releases new enhanced user guide

23-06-2017

Grouptalk announced that the GroupTalk PC Dispatch (HTML5) version has been updated with some GUI refinements and support for USB PTT buttons that can be connected to a PC or Mac to control the Pus... » Read more