Tracking, Monitoring & Control en PSCR awards $38.5 million in public-safety-communications research grants <div class="node-body article-body">Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) announces that $38.5 million in grants have been awarded to fund 33 research-and-development projects that are designed to help determine future possibilities in a variety of first-responder communications technologies.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Applications Funding Public Safety Test and Measurement Tracking, Monitoring & Control NIST/PSCR Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:21:00 +0000 51001 at Redl discusses FirstNet, spectrum sharing during nomination hearing for NTIA post <div class="node-body article-body">​David Redl, President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), pledged during his nomination hearing to maximize use of federal-government spectrum and help ensure a successful FirstNet deployment, if he is confirmed to serve in the post. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Crash Avoidance Systems NG-911 Policy Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Spectrum/Frequency Coordination NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 09 Jun 2017 03:44:00 +0000 50961 at Huawei: Nermin Mohamed highlights features of company's end-to-end networking approach <div class="node-body video-body">Nermin Mohamed, Huawei's vice president of solutions and marketing, explains how Huawei leverages myriad networking technologies to provide operators with an overall solution that is designed to maximize performance, reliability and flexibility. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Enterprise Interoperability Network Management Software System Design Wireless Networks Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:09:00 +0000 50671 at 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