Tracking, Monitoring & Control 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 AT&T CEO expects accelerated FirstNet buildout, promises hardening, ‘ruthless preemption’ for public safety <div class="node-body article-body">​AT&T expects to deploy the Band 14 FirstNet public-safety LTE network “much quicker” than the five-year schedule included in the request for proposals (RFP), and first-responder subscribers will have “ruthless preemption” access rights on the system, according to AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Smart Grids State & Local Government System Installation NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 23 May 2017 19:09:00 +0000 50541 at Motorola Solutions: Mark Krizik demonstrates personnel-accountability solution for firefighters on trunked systems <div class="node-body video-body">Mark Krizik, fire market sales specialist for Motorola Solutions, demonstrates the company's personnel-accountability solution, which is designed primarily to meet the needs of fire-department customers when responding to an incident. Previously available for users with conventional radio systems, the solution now also works with trunked radio systems.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Analog Personnel Tracking Trunking IWCE Motorola Solutions Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:13:00 +0000 50231 at JVCKENWOOD USA: James Jones showcases company's integration with third-party solutions <div class="node-body video-body">James Jones, JVCKENWOOD USA's senior manager for research and development, highlights the company's efforts to integrate its LMR offerings with third-party solutions for location-based services and hospitality workflow management. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Applications Enterprise Personnel Monitoring IWCE Kenwood Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:06:00 +0000 50121 at SensLynx launches service by becoming a member of Technology Resource Network <div class="node-body article-body"><p>SensLynx, who will participate as an exhibitor at the 2017 <a href="">International Wireless Communication Expo (IWCE)</a> at the Las Vegas Convention Center March 27-31, 2017 <strong>at booth #1624</strong>, is pleased to announce the launch of their Fleet &amp; Asset tracking service by unveiling a special partnership program with members of the Technology Resource Network, or TRN.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AVL Tue, 04 Apr 2017 20:39:00 +0000 50031 at Newscan: Police employ drones for search-and-rescue, suspect pursuit <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="" style="font-size: 12.8px;">Police employ drones for search-and-rescue, suspect pursuit</a></p> <p><a href="">AT&amp;T&rsquo;s FirstNet buildout could start as early as June</a></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Machine-to-Machine Public Safety Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:46:00 +0000 49621 at Newscan: Verizon acquires Skyward, aims to manage drone operations, connections <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="">Verizon acquires Skyward, aims to manage drone operations, connections</a></p> <p><a href="">AT&amp;T&rsquo;s LTE-M Internet of Things network to be nationwide by the end of the second quarter</a></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Machine-to-Machine Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:08:00 +0000 49331 at 911 location-accuracy program set for third stage; Z-axis testing expected to begin later this year <div class="node-body article-body">Device-based hybrid solutions that utilize Wi-Fi and Bluetooth signals appear to be the most promising to help locate people using a cell phone to call 911 from inside buildings within dense urban environments, according to initial results from the 911 Location Technologies Test Bed.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution NG-911 Personnel Tracking Public Safety Test and Measurement FCC Tue, 14 Feb 2017 23:08:00 +0000 49321 at FreeWave Technologies: Scott Allen describes ZumLink portfolio enhancements for IoT use cases <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Scott Allen, chief marketing officer for FreeWave Technologies, discusses the capabilities of newly announced ZumLink products that are designed to support Internet of Things (IoT) applications.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/machine-machine/freewave-technologies-scott-allen-describes-zumlink-portfolio-enhancements-iot-use-c" 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=" Allen-Freewave podcast.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=5807104">Scott Allen-Freewave podcast.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Machine-to-Machine Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:33:00 +0000 49251 at Hytera: Andy Zhao outlines company's technology roadmap for LTE, other next-generation products <div class="node-body video-body">Hytera President Andy Zhao unveils the company's plans to introduce LTE-DMR and LTE-TETRA user devices next spring and LTE infrastructure equipment later in 2017. In addition, Hytera's technology roadmap calls for the company to develop solutions to serve the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) market, Zhao told IWCE's Urgent Communications Editor Donny Jackson during IWCE's Critical LTE Communications Forum in Chicago. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution DMR Machine-to-Machine TETRA Hytera Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:18:00 +0000 48401 at