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Expect the unexpected: PSAP planning for atypical events is challenging, but necessary

How can a public-safety answering point (PSAP) prepare for events that happen so infrequently they barely register on the radar screen or fall....More

Congressional hearing on FirstNet offers fresh insight into potential opportunities, challenges for commercial partners

Carriers, vendors, owners of network infrastructure, and other entities that wish to partner with FirstNet should keep in mind some of the key....More

It's almost Vegas time--IWCE 2015 kicks off on Monday, exhibit hall opens Wednesday

Can you believe IWCE 2015 starts on Monday?! The excitement has been building over the last week, and I wanted to highlight a few things you can....More

Who will you see at IWCE 2015?

Did you know that IWCE also attracts the most important decision-makers and buyers in the government, public safety, transportation, utility and....More

How to make multi-agency collaboration a reality in a FirstNet world

A fundamental goal of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) is to enable multimedia communication and collaboration between all first-....More

While at IWCE, use these tools to maintain personal schedule, stay abreast of latest news, updates

With IWCE just a few weeks away, we want to make sure you don’t miss anything. That is why we offer several ways to keep you "in the loop" with the....More

FCC takes initial steps to unlock AWS-3 spectrum auction revenue for public-safety initiatives

The AWS-3 auction’s record-breaking $41.3 billion in estimated net revenue is expected to cover all of the funding priorities outlined in the....More

It’s never too early to start planning for IWCE 2016

IWCE 2015 is just four weeks away, and we have already started planning for next year's show....More

Critical infrastructure demanding more from communications technology

Critical-infrastructure industries are emerging as the biggest adopters of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, connecting more people, devices....More

Learn more about your strategic technologies at IWCE 2015

IWCE is the best place to get the scoop on the different wireless technologies available today. Compare the different aspects of all the major....More

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