Software en Huawei: Nermin Mohamed outlines how SDN and NFV can benefit public-safety communications <div class="node-body video-body">Nermin Mohamed, Huawei’s vice president of solutions and marketing, explains how the use of software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) within modern-day broadband wireless system can enhance functionality, provisioning and reliability on mission-critical networks. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Cybersecurity Network Network Management Software Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Wed, 24 May 2017 14:05:00 +0000 50571 at West Safety Services: John Martyn demonstrates application integration with Kodiak PTT solution <div class="node-body video-body">John Martyn, systems architect for West Safety Services, demonstrates how the company's incident-command software is integrated with Kodiak's enhanced push-to-talk solution to enable better on-scene response coordination.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Public Safety IWCE Intrado Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:10:00 +0000 50131 at Cambium Networks: David Geitner demonstrates capabilities of cnMaestro management solution <div class="node-body video-body">David Geitner, who works in Cambium Networks’ global sales support and professional services units, outlines the functionality of the company’s cnMaestro solution, which enables management and monitoring of network assets throughout a communications system—from end user devices to backhaul.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Software Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Management Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:52:00 +0000 49411 at Intelligence leaders outline challenges associated with responding to foreign cyberthreats during Senate hearing <div class="node-body article-body">Addressing cybersecurity vulnerabilities should be a priority for the new administration, but the rapidly-changing cyber environment makes it difficult to assess blame for foreign-led cyberthreats and take actions that will deter future attacks, intelligence leaders and senators said today during a committee hearing on the subject. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Federal Government/Military Policy Security Security Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:39:00 +0000 48911 at Latest DDoS attack exposes significant security vulnerability associated with some IoT devices <div class="node-body blog-body">Last Friday's distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that caused significant web-site outages throughout the U.S. should be a wakeup call to the tech industry, as lackluster security on many Internet of Things (IoT) devices is being cited as a key reason the attack was possible.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Security Urgent Matters Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:47:00 +0000 48321 at DHS: Milt Nenneman highlights features of new EDGE virtual training platform <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Milt Nenneman, project manager for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology directorate, describes the new Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment (EDGE) virtual training platform, which will be available to public-safety agencies beginning next week. The online training system will be free to first-responder agencies and will be demonstrated in booth #2614 at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) show, wihich will be Oct. 15-18 in San Diego.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/dhs/dhs-milt-nenneman-highlights-features-new-edge-virtual-training-platform" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="" /><a href=" Nenneman--DHS on EDGE.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=9128092">Milt Nenneman--DHS on EDGE.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Software Applications Training DHS Fri, 14 Oct 2016 18:35:00 +0000 48231 at SceneDoc upgrades solution to include e-citation functionality <div class="node-body article-body">SceneDoc announces the availability of SceneDoc V4.1, the latest upgrade to its application solution that lets officers process electronic citations (e-citations) from commercially available smartphones and tablets, not just laptops and purpose-built devices dedicated to the task. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Field Reporting Public Safety Public Safety Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:42:00 +0000 48191 at Motorola Solutions: Dean Picha demonstrates how enhanced-geofencing capability can aid response effort <div class="node-body video-body">Dean Picha, an engineer at Motorola Solutions, demonstrates how enhanced geofencing—new fuctionality available on the company's ASTRO 25 systems—allows for quicker updates to responders' radios as they approach an incident scene. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Incident Command/Situational Awareness P25 Public Safety Public Safety APCO Motorola Solutions Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:20:00 +0000 47701 at Cradlepoint: Mike Browne highlights company's hardware, software solutions <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Browne, solutions engineering manager at Cradlepoint, showcases the company’s modem offerings and software solutions that are designed to ease management of bandwidth from multiple providers. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Software Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Test and Measurement Wide Area Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:37:00 +0000 47601 at Motorola Solutions announces new mobile radio, enhancements to its P25 platform <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions will unveil a new P25 mobile radio that operates on its ASTRO 25 systems and will highlight key features enabled by the 7.17 release of ASTRO 25 software today at APCO 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution P25 Public Safety System Design Motorola Solutions Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:22:00 +0000 47411 at