T-Band http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31091/more en EWA: Mark Crosby talks about summit, need for licensees to use limited spectrum wisely http://urgentcomm.com/ewa/ewa-mark-crosby-talks-about-summit-need-licensees-use-limited-spectrum-wisely <div class="node-body video-body">Mark Crosby, president and CEO of the Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA), speaks about EWA's efforts to educate wireless dealers about managing the limited spectrum available and his organization's role as a spectrum coordinator. He also speaks about the Wireless Leadership Summit providing an education source for wireless owners on how to adapt in the growing culture of wireless dealer consolidation. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/ewa/ewa-mark-crosby-talks-about-summit-need-licensees-use-limited-spectrum-wisely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/ewa/ewa-mark-crosby-talks-about-summit-need-licensees-use-limited-spectrum-wisely#comments Wide Area Rebanding T-Band EWA Fri, 09 Oct 2015 21:12:00 +0000 38781 at http://urgentcomm.com Unfinished Business http://urgentcomm.com/blog/unfinished-business <div class="node-body blog-body">There are some very critical spectrum and regulatory developments today that deserve front-page coverage in wireless news reports. These stories include how best to implement net neutrality, how and when incentive auctions are to be conducted in portions of the broadcast spectrum, FirstNet’s efforts to commence a national broadband network dedicated to mission critical requirements, the FCC expanding its mission to include cyber security, and, how best to provide commercial access to Federal Government bands, to name just a few. Lest we forget, however, as we approach the end of 2014, there are a host of other regulatory and spectrum matters that are nevertheless critical to private land mobile interests.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/unfinished-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/unfinished-business#comments Commentary Newsletters T-Band EWA View from the Top Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:41:00 +0000 30891 at http://urgentcomm.com FirstNet board member Charles Dowd reportedly will retire from NYPD http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-member-charles-dowd-reportedly-will-retire-nypd <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet board member Charles Dowd reportedly has submitted paperwork to retire from the New York Police Department (NYPD), but the longtime public-safety official will continue to serve on the FirstNet board.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-member-charles-dowd-reportedly-will-retire-nypd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-member-charles-dowd-reportedly-will-retire-nypd#comments Narrowbanding NG-911 Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Installation T-Band NTIA/FirstNet Mon, 19 May 2014 13:22:00 +0000 28011 at http://urgentcomm.com LA-RICS inks deal with Motorola Solutions for public-safety LTE network http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/la-rics-inks-deal-motorola-solutions-public-safety-lte-network <div class="node-body article-body">Board members for the Los Angeles Regional Interoperable Communications System Authority (LA-RICS) today approve a $175 million contract with Motorola Solutions to construct a public-safety LTE network that is scheduled to be completed next summer.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/la-rics-inks-deal-motorola-solutions-public-safety-lte-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/la-rics-inks-deal-motorola-solutions-public-safety-lte-network#comments Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Regional Coordination T-Band Motorola Solutions Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:55:00 +0000 26371 at http://urgentcomm.com Business/Industrial users on T-Band spectrum frustrated by FCC freeze http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/businessindustrial-users-t-band-spectrum-frustrated-fcc-freeze <div class="node-body article-body">While the decision by Congress to take back spectrum from 470-512 MHz--the so-called T-band airwaves--upset many in public safety, business/industrial users in the band are even more frustrated, because the FCC has frozen activity within the swath of spectrum.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/businessindustrial-users-t-band-spectrum-frustrated-fcc-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/businessindustrial-users-t-band-spectrum-frustrated-fcc-freeze#comments Land-Mobile Radio Enterprise T-Band EWA Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:09:00 +0000 23341 at http://urgentcomm.com Congress needs to drop T-Band mandate http://urgentcomm.com/blog/congress-needs-drop-t-band-mandate <div class="node-body blog-body">Based on NPSTC's recent report, Congress should remove the mandate that public-safety entities clear the T-Band spectrum (470-512 MHz).</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/congress-needs-drop-t-band-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/congress-needs-drop-t-band-mandate#comments Land-Mobile Radio Legislation Narrowbanding Regulation T-Band Urgent Matters Thu, 21 Mar 2013 21:26:00 +0000 19381 at http://urgentcomm.com NPSTC report questions feasibility of relocating T-Band licensees http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/npstc-report-questions-feasibility-relocating-t-band-licensees <div class="node-body article-body">A National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) report states that clearing public-safety agencies from the T-Band spectrum (470-512 MHz) is "infeasible" within the timeline established by Congress.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/npstc-report-questions-feasibility-relocating-t-band-licensees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/npstc-report-questions-feasibility-relocating-t-band-licensees#comments Land-Mobile Radio Interoperability Legislation Public Safety T-Band Mon, 18 Mar 2013 21:43:00 +0000 19201 at http://urgentcomm.com <p> Cover of NPSTC&#39;s &quot;T-Band Report&quot;</p> Briefs: EWA backs yet another T-Band waiver request, names 2013 board http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/briefs-ewa-backs-yet-another-t-band-waiver-request-names-2013-board <div class="node-body article-body">Also, ARINC unveils in-flight platform; Tait being selected in California.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/briefs-ewa-backs-yet-another-t-band-waiver-request-names-2013-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/t-band/briefs-ewa-backs-yet-another-t-band-waiver-request-names-2013-board#comments Fleet P25 Regulation T-Band EWA FCC Tait Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:47:00 +0000 17121 at http://urgentcomm.com Briefs: Hytera gets DMR certification, upgrades digital radios http://urgentcomm.com/standards/briefs-hytera-gets-dmr-certification-upgrades-digital-radios <div class="node-body article-body">Also: Aeroflex introduces a new microwave test set; Carbon Black unveils a cybersecurity plug-in; and the EWA supports another T-Band waiver request.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/standards/briefs-hytera-gets-dmr-certification-upgrades-digital-radios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/standards/briefs-hytera-gets-dmr-certification-upgrades-digital-radios#comments Dispatch Aeroflex GPS Network Regulation Security Standards Test and Measurement T-Band DMR Association EWA Hytera Thu, 27 Sep 2012 22:17:00 +0000 14811 at http://urgentcomm.com Briefs: Carlson unveils high-gain antenna http://urgentcomm.com/tv-white-spaces/briefs-carlson-unveils-high-gain-antenna <div class="node-body article-body">Also: Amplivox intros wireless mic; Locution Systems announces hire; EWA schedules T-Band meeting; Hytera deploys LMR in Greece.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/tv-white-spaces/briefs-carlson-unveils-high-gain-antenna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/tv-white-spaces/briefs-carlson-unveils-high-gain-antenna#comments Antennas Coverage & Interference T-Band TV White Spaces EWA Hytera Tue, 11 Sep 2012 19:24:00 +0000 13301 at http://urgentcomm.com