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Testing your LTE network is vitally important

In IWCE’s online College of Technology webinar presented by David Witkowski of OKU Solutions, attendees can explore the testing and measuring LTE....More

Clear skies or stormy weather on FirstNet’s horizon?

FirstNet should consider satellite options as it seeks cost-effective methods to first responders with broadband coverage in vast rural and low-....More

Reform defense acquisition to reflect the challenges of the cyber age

Currently, the defense procurement process is hallmarked by delays and under-inclusiveness. The Department of Defense and Congress must work together....More

Cyber leadership void in Congress undermining efforts to address concerns

Congressional leaders say they are focused on cybersecurity. But to truly address our cybersecurity vulnerabilities, Congress must turn its focus....More

What does Voice over LTE mean to the enterprise and public safety? Join us on July 22 to find out

Join us on Wednesday, June 22, from 2 p.m . to 3 p.m. Eastern time, for our next eLearning session, which is entitled ““Voice over LTE for the....More

As we celebrate the Fourth of July, remember the first responders—our nation’s finest

As we see and interact with our nation’s finest this weekend, let’s all take a moment to say, “Thank you.”....More

The National 911 Progress Report: Tracking progress toward next-generation 911

Significant progress toward the implementation of next-generation 911 (NG911) is occurring in states and counties across the nation according to the....More

National 911 Progress Report provides unprecedented insight into state 911 operational and financial data

In 2013, more than 149 million emergency calls were received in the 39 states that shared data through the National 911 Profile Database. This is....More

Cybersecurity: Believe it or not, the buck should stop at the U.S. Coast Guard

Efforts to have the U.S. Department of Homeland Security spearhead the federal government's cybersecurity efforts have failed, for myriad reasons....More

It takes a village…

Members of the IWCE Advisory Board give guidance and input into IWCE’s annual conference and exhibition, providing both the attendee and the....More

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