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Public-safety wearables are catching the technological-innovation wave

Innovation in the public-safety wearables space is happening at an unprecedented pace, thanks largely to the fact that key software, hardware, tools....More

Thank goodness this is a Leap Year!

With IWCE 2016 just nine weeks away, make sure you have registered by the end of today, because prices will increase beginning tomorrow. In addition....More

Here is your invitation to the inaugural Network Infrastructure Forum at IWCE 2016

Enhance your wireless knowledge by attending the new Network Infrastructure Forum (NIF) at IWCE 2016....More

Program finalized for IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum; advanced registration ends next week

New at IWCE 2016 is the Network Infrastructure Forum, hosted by IWCE and AGL Media Group, which will feature a content-rich program that examines hot....More

Technology enables agile storm response by utilities

The weather forecast calls for events that will cause more potential outages, and this poses significant challenges to even the best-prepared....More

IWCE 2016 once again is hosting ETA’s Education Forum in Las Vegas

After a successful partnership in 2015, ETA once again will co-locate its 2016 Education Forum with the IWCE 2016 conference in Las Vegas. The Forum....More

Modern portable radios can meet first responders' needs today and into the future

First-responder technology is changing, and the tools used by police, fire, EMS, public works and others must keep pace. Right now, users need a rock....More

Check out speed-networking opportunities at IWCE 2016

Want to meet a bunch of communications-industry professionals as quickly as possible? Register for speed-networking sessions at IWCE 2016....More

Speech recognition improves important reporting processes for public-safety services

By utilizing speech-recognition software, public-safety officers find that they can spend more protecting citizens and less time on paperwork....More

Former FirstNet board member, NYPD assistant chief to present webinar on indoor wireless coverage

IWCE’s online College of Technology is pleased that Chuck Dowd, a former FirstNet board member and former assistant chief at the New York City Police....More

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