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  • May 26, 2015

    All-outdoor microwave delivers secure, scalable backhaul for public-safety networks

    All-outdoor microwave backhaul systems deliver the key elements needed for the transport layer of an outdoor-based LTE system, including scalability and security....More
  • Apr 23, 2015
    Urgent Communications

    Motorola Solutions: Alan Conrad demonstrates prototype handheld LTE eNodeB/EPC, drone application

    Alan Conrad, distinguished member of the technical staff in the chief technology office of Motorola Solutions, demonstrates the capabilities of a prototype LTE eNodeB/evolved packet core (EPC) that could be used in a terrestial setting—or an aerial drone—to provide public-safety users with LTE coverage in locations not covered by a fixed LTE network like FirstNet, or to enhance capacity in an incident area....More
  • Apr 8, 2015

    Global Wireless Technologies: David Gross discusses new Mobile Radio Node, deployable FirstNet strategy

    David Gross, director of product marketing for Global Wireless Technologies (GWT), discusses the company's philosophy behind deployable public-safety communications and the Band 14 Mobile Radio Node, which is being announced today and should be commercially available late this year. About the size of a notepad, the Mobile Radio Node features a configurable lite Evolved Packet Core (EPC), a commercial-grade router, configurable LTE and Wi-Fi radios, and optional in-band LTE backhaul....More
  • Apr 7, 2015
    Urgent Communications

    EF Johnson Technologies: Arindam Roy discusses P25 Phase 2 solution, features of new repeater

    During IWCE 2015, EF Johnson Technologies introduced the the ATLAS P25 Phase 2 Systems Solution and the ATLAS 4500 Multimode Station. In this video, Arindam Roy—EF Johnson Technologies director of systems product management—explains that the ATLAS 4500 is the industry's smallest, fully software-definable repeater that operates in P25 Phase 1 and Phase 2 modes....More
  • Mar 13, 2015

    Digital Global Systems: Jeremy Levin discusses public-safety initiatives, impact of new tower technologies

    Jeremy Levin, senior vice president for Digital Global Systems, describes how his company’s automated interference diagnostic solution works within an LTE system that leverages elevated radio heads, as well as how the technology can be leveraged in both narrowband and broadband public-safety networks....More
  • Mar 12, 2015

    NATE: Todd Schlekeway discusses highlights of recent NATE Unite 2015 event

    NATE Executive Director Todd Schlekeway talks about the some of the featured educational and safety-related activities that were conducted as part of NATE Unite 2015, which marked the organization's 20th anniversary....More
  • Feb 18, 2015

    Advent C3: Steve Macke outlines what attendees can expect from March 3 TETRA course

    Steve Macke, principal for Advent C3, describes some of the teaching points he will emphasize in his upcoming paid course, entitled "TETRA in the U.S," that will be conducted from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3. Attendees can click here to register for the course....More
  • Feb 16, 2015

    NATE: Todd Schlekeway discusses upcoming NATE Unite 2015 show, organization's 20th anniversary

    Todd Schlekeway, executive director for the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE), talks about the NATE Unite 2015, the organization's annual conference that will be conducted Feb. 23-26 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Highlights of the show include a presentation by Ed Parkinson of FirstNet, as well as eduational sessions on small-cell deployment and workplace safety....More
  • Nov 28, 2014
    Urgent Communications

    Quintel Solutions: Keith Radousky discusses LTE antenna technology to enable FirstNet infrastructure sharing

    Keith Radousky, Quintel Solutions' CTO for the Americas, explains how the company's multi-port antenna systems can allow infrastructure sharing, such as a potential arrangement in which FirstNet shares site assets with a commercial carrier system....More
  • Nov 21, 2014
    Urgent Communications

    451 Research: Ken Rehbehn discusses benefits of active antennas in LTE networks

    Ken Rehbehn, principal mobile analyst at 451 Research, explains the pros and cons of LTE operators deploying active antennas--as well as their applicability in a public-safety broadband network like FirstNet--during this conversation with IWCE's Urgent Communications Editor Donny Jackson at the LTE North America show in Dallas....More

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