Software http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31181/more en EF Johnson Technologies: Jaimin Patel introduces new cloud-based tool to manage LMR software licenses http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/ef-johnson-technologies-jaimin-patel-introduces-new-cloud-based-tool-manage-lmr-software-l <div class="node-body video-body">Jaimin Patel, associate product manager for EF Johnson Technologies (a JVCKENWOOD company), demonstrates how land-mobile-radio (LMR) software licenses can be managed via the company's new Viking Vault web portal. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/ef-johnson-technologies-jaimin-patel-introduces-new-cloud-based-tool-manage-lmr-software-l" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/ef-johnson-technologies-jaimin-patel-introduces-new-cloud-based-tool-manage-lmr-software-l#comments Land-Mobile Radio Software Critical Infrastructure Public Safety State & Local Government IWCE EFJohnson Kenwood Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:30:00 +0000 54261 at http://urgentcomm.com Mutualink: Mike Wengrovitz demonstrates functionality of new browser-based interface http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Wengrovitz, Mutualink's vice president of innovation, demonstrates how the company's interoperability solution can be shared via a browser interface, as opposed to requiring end users to have a specific application on their devices.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Software Applications Interoperability Interoperability Public Safety Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:43:00 +0000 54191 at http://urgentcomm.com Network virtualization promises to play a key role in FirstNet offerings, future service innovations http://urgentcomm.com/system-design/network-virtualization-promises-play-key-role-firstnet-offerings-future-service-innova <div class="node-body article-body">Software-based networking advances are creating cost efficiencies and introducing flexible capabilities that let network providers like AT&T develop a service like FirstNet, which is being customized to meet first responders’ needs, according to IWCE 2018 panelists addressing the topic.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/system-design/network-virtualization-promises-play-key-role-firstnet-offerings-future-service-innova" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/system-design/network-virtualization-promises-play-key-role-firstnet-offerings-future-service-innova#comments Long-Term Evolution Software Funding Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security System Design Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:55:00 +0000 54091 at http://urgentcomm.com Breaking down information silos makes cities smarter http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter <div class="field-byline"> Derek Prall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The free and open flow of municipal data will increase municipal efficiencies, according to Jason Nelson, executive director of the Smart Cities Council. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter#comments Alerting Systems Analytics Software Applications Citizen Engagement Critical Infrastructure Governance Wed, 07 Mar 2018 04:06:00 +0000 53911 at http://urgentcomm.com <p>Smart Cities Council Executive Director Jason Nelson addresses the audience at IWCE 2018. Photo by Derek Prall.</p> JVCKENWOOD USA to showcase DMR Tier III as part of versatile radio-system portfolio http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-showcase-dmr-tier-iii-part-versatile-radio-system-portfolio <div class="node-body article-body">JVCKENWOOD USA will feature DMR Tier III trunking capability for the first time in its booth at IWCE 2018 this week, thanks to the company’s recent acquisition of Italy-based DMR developer Radio Activity. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-showcase-dmr-tier-iii-part-versatile-radio-system-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-showcase-dmr-tier-iii-part-versatile-radio-system-portfolio#comments Land-Mobile Radio Software Enterprise P25 Kenwood Mon, 05 Mar 2018 02:22:00 +0000 53821 at http://urgentcomm.com Kari’s Law passes U.S. Senate, awaits House vote before being sent to President’s desk http://urgentcomm.com/legislation/kari-s-law-passes-us-senate-awaits-house-vote-being-sent-president-s-desk <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. senators this week again approved a House-initiated version of “Kari’s Law”—legislation that would require direct dialing for 911 calls made on multi-line telephone systems (MLTS) frequently used by hotels, offices and other enterprises—by unanimous consent. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/legislation/kari-s-law-passes-us-senate-awaits-house-vote-being-sent-president-s-desk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/legislation/kari-s-law-passes-us-senate-awaits-house-vote-being-sent-president-s-desk#comments Dispatch Software Enterprise Legislation NG-911 Public Safety Thu, 08 Feb 2018 02:39:00 +0000 53521 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T unveils new branding for FirstNet products and services http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-unveils-new-branding-firstnet-products-and-services <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet nationwide contractor AT&amp;T launches a new visual brand that will be associated with FirstNet services and products, according to AT&amp;T and FirstNet officials. FirstNet will continue to use its existing logo to designate organizational activities, as opposed to products and services that subscribers can buy.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-unveils-new-branding-firstnet-products-and-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-unveils-new-branding-firstnet-products-and-services#comments Software Subscriber Devices Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:17:00 +0000 53311 at http://urgentcomm.com Huawei: Nermin Mohamed outlines how SDN and NFV can benefit public-safety communications http://urgentcomm.com/network-management-software/huawei-nermin-mohamed-outlines-how-sdn-and-nfv-can-benefit-public-safety <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="http://urgentcomm.com/network-management-software/huawei-nermin-mohamed-outlines-how-sdn-and-nfv-can-benefit-public-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/network-management-software/huawei-nermin-mohamed-outlines-how-sdn-and-nfv-can-benefit-public-safety#comments Long-Term Evolution Cybersecurity Network Network Management Software Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Wed, 24 May 2017 14:05:00 +0000 50571 at http://urgentcomm.com West Safety Services: John Martyn demonstrates application integration with Kodiak PTT solution http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-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="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-kodiak-ptt-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-kodiak-ptt-solution#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Public Safety IWCE Intrado Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:10:00 +0000 50131 at http://urgentcomm.com Cambium Networks: David Geitner demonstrates capabilities of cnMaestro management solution http://urgentcomm.com/system-management/cambium-networks-david-geitner-demonstrates-capabilities-cnmaestro-management-solu <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="http://urgentcomm.com/system-management/cambium-networks-david-geitner-demonstrates-capabilities-cnmaestro-management-solu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/system-management/cambium-networks-david-geitner-demonstrates-capabilities-cnmaestro-management-solu#comments Software Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Management Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:52:00 +0000 49411 at http://urgentcomm.com