Land-Mobile Radio http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31101/more en Hytera calls for ITC review, affirmation that new DMR products do not infringe Motorola Solutions patents http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten <div class="node-body article-body">Hytera Communications announces that it asked the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to reverse a ruling that the company infringed multiple Motorola Solutions patents and to affirm that Hytera’s new digital mobile radio (DMR) products do not infringe patents.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Design Hytera Motorola Solutions Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:18:00 +0000 55791 at http://urgentcomm.com German court sides with Motorola Solutions, says Hytera must recall and destroy infringing radios http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/german-court-sides-motorola-solutions-says-hytera-must-recall-and-destroy-infring <div class="node-body article-body">A German court has ruled that a subsidiary of Hytera Communications will have to recall and destroy all Hytera radios in Germany that infringed upon a Motorola Solutions patent that is designed to improve audio performance in portable and mobile radios, according to Motorola Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/german-court-sides-motorola-solutions-says-hytera-must-recall-and-destroy-infring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/german-court-sides-motorola-solutions-says-hytera-must-recall-and-destroy-infring#comments Land-Mobile Radio Policy System Design Hytera Motorola Solutions Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:13:00 +0000 55771 at http://urgentcomm.com LMR licensing activity remains lackluster during the first half of 2018, according to FCC database http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat <div class="node-body article-body">Licensing activity for U.S. land-mobile-radio (LMR) systems generally has remained level with all-time-low pace established last year for both the public-safety and commercial sectors, according to information in the FCC’s Universal Licensing System (ULS) database. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Narrowbanding Public Safety Regulation FCC Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:04:00 +0000 55711 at http://urgentcomm.com Questions surround Hytera’s DMR future in U.S. after trade court finds infringement of Motorola Solutions patents http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/questions-surround-hytera-s-dmr-future-us-after-trade-court-finds-infringement-mo <div class="node-body article-body">China-based Hytera Communications’ ability to import and sell certain DMR equipment and software into the United States could be jeopardized later this year or early next year after U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) administrative law judge determines that Hytera has infringed on four Motorola Solutions patents.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/questions-surround-hytera-s-dmr-future-us-after-trade-court-finds-infringement-mo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/questions-surround-hytera-s-dmr-future-us-after-trade-court-finds-infringement-mo#comments DMR Policy System Design Hytera Motorola Solutions Wed, 04 Jul 2018 03:41:00 +0000 55661 at http://urgentcomm.com JVCKENWOOD introduces new NX-P500 digital portable http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-introduces-new-nx-p500-digital-portable <div class="node-body article-body">JVCKENWOOD expands the popular ProTalk BRS product line with the new dual-mode NXP500 digital portable, capable of NXDN and analog operation. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-introduces-new-nx-p500-digital-portable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-introduces-new-nx-p500-digital-portable#comments Land-Mobile Radio Analog NXDN Portables Kenwood Tue, 05 Jun 2018 11:00:00 +0000 55061 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: LTE to usurp TETRA as first choice for critical comms, says Huawei http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/newscan-lte-usurp-tetra-first-choice-critical-comms-says-huawei <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="https://enterpriseiotinsights.com/20180521/channels/news/lte-to-usurp-tetra-says-huawei">LTE to usurp TETRA as first choice for critical comms, says Huawei</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/schools-are-spending-billions-high-tech-security-are-students-any-n875611">Schools are spending thousands on high-tech security. But are students any safer?</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/newscan-lte-usurp-tetra-first-choice-critical-comms-says-huawei" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/newscan-lte-usurp-tetra-first-choice-critical-comms-says-huawei#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Tue, 22 May 2018 17:13:00 +0000 54911 at http://urgentcomm.com Tait Communications to alter company structure, seeks outside capital to pursue key initiatives http://urgentcomm.com/tait/tait-communications-alter-company-structure-seeks-outside-capital-pursue-key-initiatives <div class="node-body article-body">New Zealand-based LMR manufacturer Tait Communications will alter its governance structure, so the company can seek an estimated $20 million in outside capital to finance the pursuit of several growth opportunities, according to Tait Communications CEO Garry Diack. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/tait/tait-communications-alter-company-structure-seeks-outside-capital-pursue-key-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/tait/tait-communications-alter-company-structure-seeks-outside-capital-pursue-key-initiatives#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Funding P25 Public Safety Tait Wed, 16 May 2018 17:04:00 +0000 54841 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T clarifies FirstNet service plans, prioritization for utilities http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-clarifies-firstnet-service-plans-prioritization-utilities <div class="node-body article-body">​Utility companies can subscribe to FirstNet as “extended primary” users of the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) being deployed by AT&amp;T, but utilities would not be eligible to receive preemptive access rights to the system unless such access was activated temporarily by a traditional public-safety entity, according to AT&amp;T.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-clarifies-firstnet-service-plans-prioritization-utilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-clarifies-firstnet-service-plans-prioritization-utilities#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 11 May 2018 07:59:00 +0000 54811 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: ‘Throttling’ caused Broward County radio failure during Parkland shooting http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/newscan-throttling-caused-broward-county-radio-failure-during-parkland-shooting <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="https://www.campussafetymagazine.com/technology/broward-radio-failures-throttling/">&lsquo;Throttling&rsquo; caused Broward County radio failure during Parkland shooting</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.fiercewireless.com/wireless/utilities-to-fcc-don-t-mess-our-spectrum">Utilities to FCC: Don&rsquo;t mess with our spectrum</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.govtech.com/public-safety/FirstNet-Tested-During-Boston-Marathon.html">FirstNet tested during Boston Marathon</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/newscan-throttling-caused-broward-county-radio-failure-during-parkland-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/newscan-throttling-caused-broward-county-radio-failure-during-parkland-shooting#comments Land-Mobile Radio Fri, 11 May 2018 05:53:00 +0000 54801 at http://urgentcomm.com Harris announces integration of XL radios with 3M Scott Fire and Safety SCBA devices http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-announces-integration-xl-radios-3m-scott-fire-and-safety-scba-devices <div class="node-body article-body">Harris announces that its XL family of LMR radios can be integrated with self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) solutions from 3M Scott Fire and Safety to provide better audio quality to firefighters and other first responders.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-announces-integration-xl-radios-3m-scott-fire-and-safety-scba-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-announces-integration-xl-radios-3m-scott-fire-and-safety-scba-devices#comments Land-Mobile Radio Incident Command/Situational Awareness Software Interoperability P25 Personal Area Portables Public Safety System Design System Operation Harris Tue, 08 May 2018 14:23:00 +0000 54721 at http://urgentcomm.com