Subscriber Devices http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31191/more en Updated: New Apple iPhones support operation on Band 14 spectrum licensed to FirstNet http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/updated-new-apple-iphones-support-operation-band-14-spectrum-license <div class="node-body article-body">New iPhones announced by Apple this week are the device maker’s first products that support operation on 700 MHz Band 14—the spectrum licensed to FirstNet, which has contracted AT&T to build and maintain the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN). </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/updated-new-apple-iphones-support-operation-band-14-spectrum-license" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/updated-new-apple-iphones-support-operation-band-14-spectrum-license#comments Long-Term Evolution Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Smart Devices NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:59:00 +0000 56481 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: Samsung is set to unveil a foldable smartphone this year http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/newscan-samsung-set-unveil-foldable-smartphone-year <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.cnbc.com/2018/09/04/samsung-unveiling-a-foldable-smartphone-this-year.html">Samsung is set to unveil a foldable smartphone this year</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.tomsguide.com/us/galaxy-x-specs-screen-size,news-27984.html">Samsung&rsquo;s foldable phone will stretch a gigantic 7.3 inches</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.govtech.com/public-safety/FirstNet-Goes-Local.html">Will first responders embrace new technology from public-safety networks like FirstNet?</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/newscan-samsung-set-unveil-foldable-smartphone-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/newscan-samsung-set-unveil-foldable-smartphone-year#comments Subscriber Devices Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:27:00 +0000 56441 at http://urgentcomm.com LA-RICS transfers public-safety LTE network assets to AT&T for FirstNet deployment http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/la-rics-transfers-public-safety-lte-network-assets-att-firstnet-depl <div class="node-body article-body">Public-safety LTE cell sites built by the Los Angeles Regional Interoperable Communications System (LA-RICS) are transferred to AT&T, which is FirstNet’s contractor to build and maintain the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN).</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/la-rics-transfers-public-safety-lte-network-assets-att-firstnet-depl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/la-rics-transfers-public-safety-lte-network-assets-att-firstnet-depl#comments Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Funding Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Mon, 02 Jul 2018 05:39:00 +0000 55621 at http://urgentcomm.com FirstNet board, AT&T highlight deployment, adoption, functionality progress for FirstNet http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-att-highlight-deployment-adoption-functionality-progr <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T announces that more than 1,000 public-safety agencies in 52 states and territories have joined FirstNet, which is surpassing expectations in meeting key milestones for adoption, deployment and technical capabilities, according to FirstNet board members.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-att-highlight-deployment-adoption-functionality-progr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-board-att-highlight-deployment-adoption-functionality-progr#comments Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:27:00 +0000 55521 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 Analytics crucial to effective IoT deployments, UPS exec says http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says <div class="node-body article-body">Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are all about gathering unprecedented levels of information, but this data is “useless” if enterprises do not couple IoT deployments with the analytics resources necessary to measure progress toward strategic goals, according to a United Parcel Service (UPS) executive.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says#comments Analytics Incident Command/Situational Awareness Subscriber Devices Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Operation Tue, 22 May 2018 14:15:00 +0000 54901 at http://urgentcomm.com Swarm Technology: Alfonso Iniguez demos 'intent-based autonomy' technology for coordinating drones http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t <div class="node-body video-body">Alfonso Iniguez, founder and CEO of Swarm Technology, demonstrates how the startup company's patented technology lets connected drones and robots respond as a coordinated group to mission-focused commands as efficiently as possible, rather than having each object controlled individually. Based on concepts developed after years of observing ants, this "solidarity cell architure" provides the distributed artificial intelligence needed to coordinate the robots or drones.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Coverage & Interference Federal Government/Military Intelligent Transportation Systems Public Safety Smart Devices System Design Sun, 20 May 2018 21:48:00 +0000 54891 at http://urgentcomm.com FirstNet: Bill Schrier outlines key IoT technologies that are relevant to public safety http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-bill-schrier-outlines-key-iot-technologies-are-relevant-pub <div class="node-body video-body">FirstNet senior advisor Bill Schrier discusses current and future Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities that can help public-safety entities respond more effectively, as well as the need for data-sharing agreements in the sector. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-bill-schrier-outlines-key-iot-technologies-are-relevant-pub" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-bill-schrier-outlines-key-iot-technologies-are-relevant-pub#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Subscriber Devices Applications Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 18 May 2018 11:49:00 +0000 54871 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 Sonim Technologies confirms development of P25 direct-mode accessory for use with LTE devices http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-technologies-confirms-development-p25-direct-mode-accessory-use-lte-device <div class="node-body article-body">Sonim Technologies is developing an accessory for its rugged LTE devices that would let users engage in direct-mode P25 push-to-talk communications while operating on licensed LMR spectrum in the VHF band, according to company officials.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-technologies-confirms-development-p25-direct-mode-accessory-use-lte-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-technologies-confirms-development-p25-direct-mode-accessory-use-lte-device#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Interoperability P25 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 27 Apr 2018 12:24:00 +0000 54581 at http://urgentcomm.com