Video http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31221/more en Motorola Solutions cites LMR optimism, expected extension of Airwave contract for at least five years http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-cites-lmr-optimism-expected-extension-airwave-contract-least-f <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions officials believe the company’s Airwave contract to supply TETRA services to first responders in the United Kingdom (UK) will be extended at least five more years, Motorola Solutions CEO Greg Brown said yesterday during a conference calls to detail first-quarter earnings.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-cites-lmr-optimism-expected-extension-airwave-contract-least-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-cites-lmr-optimism-expected-extension-airwave-contract-least-f#comments Land-Mobile Radio Analytics P25 Public Safety State & Local Government Video Motorola Solutions Fri, 04 May 2018 11:26:00 +0000 54691 at http://urgentcomm.com Minn. National Guard: Thomas Simota showcases capabilities of deployable communications unit http://urgentcomm.com/tower-site/minn-national-guard-thomas-simota-showcases-capabilities-deployable-communications-unit <div class="node-body video-body">Sergeant First Class (SFC) Thomas Simota, interoperable communications manager for the Minnesota National Guard, highlights the features of a Minnesota National Guard deployable unit, which is designed to support interoperable communications between the military and public-safety entities. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/tower-site/minn-national-guard-thomas-simota-showcases-capabilities-deployable-communications-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/tower-site/minn-national-guard-thomas-simota-showcases-capabilities-deployable-communications-unit#comments Land-Mobile Radio Tower & Site Federal Government/Military Interoperability Public Safety Video Tue, 01 May 2018 21:10:00 +0000 54651 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions closes deal with Avigilon video-solution provider http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-closes-deal-avigilon-video-solution-provider <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions announces that it has completed its purchase of Avigilon, a Canada-based provider of video-surveillance solutions and analytics, for about $1 billion in cash.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-closes-deal-avigilon-video-solution-provider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-closes-deal-avigilon-video-solution-provider#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Enterprise NG-911 Public Safety Video Motorola Solutions Fri, 30 Mar 2018 17:40:00 +0000 54341 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Mike Costa talks about new Capture video application for smartphones http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Costa of Motorola Solutions describes the capabilities of the company's new Capture mobile camera application, which is designed to work on the new LEX L11, as well as any Android- or IoS-based smartphones. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon#comments Subscriber Devices Applications Policy Public Safety State & Local Government Video IWCE Motorola Solutions Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:10:00 +0000 54251 at http://urgentcomm.com Public-safety groups seek federal funds to pay for next-gen 911 (NG911) upgrades http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/public-safety-groups-seek-federal-funds-pay-next-gen-911-ng911-upgrades <div class="node-body article-body">Representatives of key public-safety organizations send a letter to Congressional leadership seeking “a significant federal grant program” to help pay to deploy IP-based, next-generation 911 (NG911) technology nationwide be included in the upcoming omnibus funding package being considered by federal lawmakers.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/public-safety-groups-seek-federal-funds-pay-next-gen-911-ng911-upgrades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/public-safety-groups-seek-federal-funds-pay-next-gen-911-ng911-upgrades#comments Analytics Funding NG-911 Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Video Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:53:00 +0000 54181 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: Video delays misled cops at Stoneman Douglas shooting http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/newscan-video-delays-misled-cops-stoneman-douglas-shooting <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-school-shooting-response-20180221-story.html">Video delays misled cops at Stoneman Douglas shooting</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/parkland/florida-school-shooting/fl-florida-shooting-coral-springs-video-20180222-story.html">&lsquo;Communication failure&rsquo; led to 20-minute delay in school-shooting video; radio communications also problematic</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/newscan-video-delays-misled-cops-stoneman-douglas-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/newscan-video-delays-misled-cops-stoneman-douglas-shooting#comments Land-Mobile Radio Incident Command/Situational Awareness Public Safety Video Fri, 23 Feb 2018 20:35:00 +0000 53721 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions to buy Avigilon video-surveillance, analytics company in all-cash deal worth about $1 billion http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-buy-avigilon-video-surveillance-analytics-company-all-cash-dea <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Avigilon—a Vancouver-based provider of video-surveillance and video-analytics solutions—in an all-cash transaction that is worth about $1 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-buy-avigilon-video-surveillance-analytics-company-all-cash-dea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-buy-avigilon-video-surveillance-analytics-company-all-cash-dea#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Enterprise Federal Government/Military Personnel Monitoring Public Safety Video Motorola Solutions Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:22:00 +0000 53451 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Ben Ansell highlights features of body-worn video device, 360-degree in-car camera http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-ben-ansell-highlights-features-body-worn-video-device-360-degr <div class="node-body video-body">Ben Ansell, Motorola Solutions’ global product marketing manager for public-safety devices, showcases two of the company’s video cameras: a multipurpose body-worn camera, and the Sr600, an in-car camera that generates 360-degree video at high resolutions.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-ben-ansell-highlights-features-body-worn-video-device-360-degr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-ben-ansell-highlights-features-body-worn-video-device-360-degr#comments Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Video Surveillance APCO Video Motorola Solutions Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:45:00 +0000 51671 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Joe Friedman demonstrates in-car 4K video solution http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-joe-friedman-demonstrates-car-4k-video-solution <div class="node-body video-body">Joe Friedman, senior staff engineer for Motorola Solutions, demonstrates the company’s new in-car video system that leverages a 360-degree camera to provide 4K video that can be used for a variety of evidentiary, training and situational-awareness purposes. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-joe-friedman-demonstrates-car-4k-video-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-joe-friedman-demonstrates-car-4k-video-solution#comments Public Safety Video Surveillance Video NTIA/FirstNet Motorola Solutions Wed, 05 Apr 2017 22:23:00 +0000 50081 at http://urgentcomm.com The evidence is clear: Body-worn cameras should be on the radar screen of every law-enforcement agency http://urgentcomm.com/blog/evidence-clear-body-worn-cameras-should-be-radar-screen-every-law-enforcement-agency <div class="node-body blog-body">It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words; if so, then video is worth tens of thousands words. Despite this, deploying body-worn cameras on officer is not a simple decision.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/evidence-clear-body-worn-cameras-should-be-radar-screen-every-law-enforcement-agency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/evidence-clear-body-worn-cameras-should-be-radar-screen-every-law-enforcement-agency#comments Policy Public Safety Training Video Surveillance Video View from the Top Tue, 15 Nov 2016 22:05:00 +0000 48511 at http://urgentcomm.com