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

FirstNet strengthens commitment to Indian country on network consultation, deployment


he First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) is strengthening its commitment to Indian Country on the deployment of the nationwide public safety broadband network (“Network”). Today... » Read more

Rivada Networks Testimony Supports Opt-Out for Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania has 70 days to make a decision that will shape emergency communications in the state for the next 25 years or more. And the Commonwealth is in the middle of the process of evaluating a... » Read more

Interview Tunde Williams Motorola Solutions: For mission critical communications, location is irrelevant


When it comes to mission critical communications, location is irrelevant, says Motorola's Tunde Williams, the man responsible for promoting the company's mission-critical communications and mobile ... » Read more

UK emergency network facing delay into 2019


The UK’s planned emergency services network (ESN) is reportedly facing a new delay of up to a year, in yet another setback to the ambitious government project being co-managed by operator EE.... » Read more

South Korea to Launch Initial Public-Safety LTE Services in 2018


South Korea has outlined a three-step approach for nationwide deployment of its public-safety Long Term Evolution (LTE) network with the first service planned for 2018 in two cities and provinces. ... » Read more

Pryme expands operations to better serve customers across America


The last several years have seen many changes and much growth in the communications industry, from FirstNet’s NPSBN to the emergence of PoC. The demand for unique solutions has spurred a mea... » Read more

Armour Communications showcases 3GPP MCPTT compatible flagship product at NATO Cyber event


Armour Communications, a leading provider of specialist, secure communications solutions for iOS and Android smartphones/tablets and Windows 10 Desktop will be showing its flagship solution Armour ... » Read more

Alabama Opts in to FirstNet #23


Alabama is bringing modernized communications technology to first responders. Today, Governor Kay Ivey announced her decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireless broadband n... » Read more

Telstra to combat NBN Co's move into public safety


Telstra has revealed plans to build and test a “data exchange” for emergency services as part of a wider bid to build its presence in public safety over the next three years. The data e... » Read more

Minnesota Opts in to FirstNet #23


Minnesota is bringing modernized communications technology to first responders. Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced his decision to participate in the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireles... » Read more

States of Washington and Oregon to issue joint Public-Safety LTE RFP


The state of Washington and Oregon announced that they will jointly issue a Request For Proposal (RFP) to operate a high-speed, wireless broadband data network that will be entirely focused to serv... » Read more

MT Vislink to deliver HD Airborne Video Downlink System equipment to Northern California County


xG Technology, Inc. announced that its IMT Vislink business has received orders valued at approximately $200,000 for HD (high-definition) airborne video downlink system (“AVDS”) equipme... » Read more

Louisiana Opts in to FirstNet #22


Louisiana is putting game-changing communications technology within reach of its first responders. Yesterday, Governor John Bel Edwards announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan t... » Read more

Apple urged to activate FM chips to promote Public Safety


FCC Chairman Ajit Pai released the following statement calling on Apple to activate the FM chips that are in iPhones to promote public safety: “In recent years, I have repeatedly called on ... » Read more

AMR Disaster Response Team selects ESChat solution


ESChat, secure (encrypted) voice and message communications, announced that the company the proud to be the provider of Push to Talk, Group Messaging and Location Svcs for AMR's Disaster Response T... » Read more

PRISMA Telecom Testing Presents EmergencyNET at CCMENA 2017 in Dubai


PRISMA Telecom Testing, a leading supplier of innovative solutions for the wireless industry, will showcase the latest developments of its EmergencyNET systems at Critical Communications MENA 2017,... » Read more

Texas Opts In on FirstNet #21


Texas is making another major move to strengthen public safety and enhance emergency preparedness across the state. Today, Governor Greg Abbott announced his decision to partner with  FirstNet  and... » Read more

Texas Governor Abbott Announces Partnership With FirstNet And AT&T


Governor Greg Abbott today announced Texas will partner with FirstNet and AT&T to deliver a wireless broadband network to the state’s public safety community. The FirstNet network will provid... » Read more

Idaho Opts in to FirstNet #20


Idaho is advancing communications capabilities for first responders. Today, Governor Butch Otter announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T* plan to deliver a wireless broadband network... » Read more

Maryland Opts in to FirstNet #19


Governor Larry Hogan today announced Maryland will advance communications for first responders by opting in to the FirstNet and AT&T plan. This state-of-the-art plan will deliver a wireless broadba... » Read more

FirstNet officials defend benefits of network to public safety


FirstNet officials last week defended the benefits of the network to first responders, implicitly criticizing a rival offering by Verizon Communications, Inc. The board also approved a fiscal year ... » Read more

Airbus supports Harvey Survivors with Airbus Aerial


Following the flooding and damage in Houston and along the Texas Gulf Coast, Airbus has started to utilize its Airbus Aerial drone data services to help Hurricane Harvey survivors and major insuran... » Read more

Rivada Networks and U.S. Cellular announce agreement to team up to develop a statewide Public-Safety Broadband Network for New Hampshire first responders


Rivada Networks is pleased to announce that it has teamed up with U.S. Cellular to ensure that mission is accomplished. In September 2016, Rivada Networks, Herndon, VA, signed a no-cost, no-obligat... » Read more

Ericsson beefs up 5G portfolio with first FDD NR


Ericsson expanded its 5G platform with the addition of a new radio product, as well as introducing a set of network services designed to “ease operators’ journey” from 5G preparat... » Read more

Puerto Rico becomes second U.S. territory to ‘opt-in’ to FirstNet


Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announces his decision to accept the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) deployment plan offered by FirstNet and AT&T on behalf of his territ... » Read more

Tennessee Opts in to FirstNet #18


Tennessee is transforming communications for first responders across the Volunteer State. Governor Bill Haslam accepted the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the sta... » Read more

Alaska Opts in to FirstNet #17


Alaska is modernizing communications technology for its first responders. Today, Governor Bill Walker announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wireless broadband net... » Read more

Dell Introduces secure rugged tablet for Mission Critical use in demanding environments


Dell is announcing the launch of the Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet, delivering the uncompromised performance, flexibility and reliability needed for the world's toughest jobs and harshest env... » Read more

Hawai'i Opts in to FirstNet #16


Hawai’i is modernizing communications for first responders in the Aloha State. Governor David Ige recently announced his decision to accept the FirstNet and AT&T plan to deliver a wireless br... » Read more

'All Things First' FirstNet website not to offer objective journalism


Dick Mirgon, a former public safety official, said this week that he recently launched the new allthingsfirstnet.com website. He said the website is designed to promote the First Responder Network... » Read more