Backhaul en Inmarsat Government provides satellite broadband to support first solo transatlantic remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) <div class="node-body article-body">Inmarsat Government announces that its SwiftBroadband L-band satellite service was used to help General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ fly a remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) across the Atlantic Ocean for the first time without any support from a chase plane.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Coverage & Interference Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Public Safety Satellite System Design Tracking, Monitoring & Control Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:32:00 +0000 55931 at Cambium Networks: Bruce Collins discusses connectivity, network-management solutions for IoT <div class="node-body video-body">Bruce Collins, director of product management for Cambium Networks, explains how his company can provide multiple forms of wireless connectivity and its Maestro secure, cloud-based management system to support Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Backhaul Enterprise Enterprise State & Local Government System Management Wireless Networks Fri, 25 May 2018 00:02:00 +0000 54951 at Focused Mission: David Craig describes Puerto Rico recovery challenges after Hurricane Maria <div class="node-body video-body">David Craig, co-founder of Focused Mission, explains how Puerto Rico communications in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria was a "real-life case study of what can happens when everything fails." However, by utilizing low-data-rate satellite communications, Focused Mission was able to help process credit cards, support hospitals and help survivors deliver personal communications. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Power Critical Infrastructure Disaster Response Enterprise Satellite Tue, 22 May 2018 17:27:00 +0000 54921 at FCC commissioners express interest in redesignating public-safety 4.9 GHz band for commercial use <div class="node-body article-body">FCC commissioners initiate a proceeding to examine potential new rules that might spur greater use of the 4.9 GHz spectrum band currently dedicated to public safety, including various spectrum-sharing schemes and the possibility of redesignating the airwaves for commercial use.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Ad-Hoc Networks/Mesh Networking Critical Infrastructure Microwave Policy Public Safety FCC Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:05:00 +0000 54211 at Ubicquia solutions transform streetlights into broadband networks to support myriad uses <div class="node-body article-body">Florida-based Ubicquia this week announced that it has added the Ubimetro small-cell product to its portfolio of versatile streetlight-based broadband-routing solutions and that it has become a new member of the AT&T Smart Cities Strategic Alliance.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Backhaul Power Coverage & Interference Critical Infrastructure Machine-to-Machine Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Wireless Networks NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:25:00 +0000 53691 at Harris announces new Tait-powered simulcast offerings for DMR Tier 2 and Tier 3 <div class="node-body article-body">Harris introduces an IP-based Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Tier 2 and Tier 3 simulcast solution from strategic partner Tait Communications that is designed to provide non-public-safety enterprises with options to scale networks, even with limited spectrum resources.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Backhaul Critical Infrastructure Enterprise State & Local Government Harris Tait Fri, 26 Jan 2018 18:40:00 +0000 53361 at AT&T exec says 5G deployments could ‘scale’ in 2019, discusses importance of FirstNet rollout <div class="node-body article-body">​A decision by the 3GPP standards body could accelerate the potential standards-based, commercial 5G deployments by several months, with scaled 5G rollouts for fixed and mobile happening within two years, according to an AT&amp;T executive.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Backhaul Coverage & Interference Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Spectrum/Frequency Coordination System Installation Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:19:00 +0000 51101 at Radvisory 5G: Keith Radousky discusses alternative strategies for densification of wireless sites <div class="node-body video-body">Keith Radousky, president of Radvisory 5G, outlines how myriad technologies can be leveraged to provide broadband wireless connectivity via cell sites in nontraditional locations, such as on the rooftops of low-rise buildings. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Backhaul Tower & Site Coverage & Interference Enterprise System Design Thu, 01 Jun 2017 21:28:00 +0000 50661 at Reliable high-speed backhaul vital for delivering mission-critical HD multimedia services to first responders <div class="node-body blog-body">Technology exists to support systems that can deliver high-definition video to first responders in real time—a potentially very valuable application to public safety. But planning for such systems needs to include measures to ensure that the backhaul will be available when needed and has adequate capacity to deliver the low-latency experience that will be needed to help officials make critical decisions. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Backhaul Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design Video View from the Top Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:49:00 +0000 47801 at Police vests go broadband: How body-worn cameras affect mission critical infrastructure <div class="node-body blog-body">Body-worn cameras on police officers promise many benefits, but developing a secure, fast method to upload the video content is critical to the technology being used to its full potential.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Backhaul Public Safety View from the Top Thu, 25 Aug 2016 21:00:00 +0000 47571 at