Wireless Networks http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/31231/more en Newscan: Verizon to buy Straight Path Communications for more than $3.1 billion, outbidding AT&T http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="http://fortune.com/2017/05/11/verizon-straight-path/">Verizon to buy Straight Path Communications for more than $3.1 billion, outbidding AT&amp;T</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.rcrwireless.com/20170511/carriers/verizon-wins-straight-path-bidding-war-tag6">Verizon wins Straight Path bidding war</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att#comments Commercial Thu, 11 May 2017 19:12:00 +0000 50431 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: Verizon to buy Straight Path Communications for more than $3.1 billion, outbidding AT&T http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="http://fortune.com/2017/05/11/verizon-straight-path/">Verizon to buy Straight Path Communications for more than $3.1 billion, outbidding AT&amp;T</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.rcrwireless.com/20170511/carriers/verizon-wins-straight-path-bidding-war-tag6">Verizon wins Straight Path bidding war</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/commercial/newscan-verizon-buy-straight-path-communications-more-31-billion-outbidding-att-0#comments Commercial Thu, 11 May 2017 19:12:00 +0000 50441 at http://urgentcomm.com Cradlepoint: Mike Browne highlights company's hardware, software solutions http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/cradlepoint-mike-browne-highlights-companys-hardware-software-solutions <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Browne, solutions engineering manager at Cradlepoint, showcases the company’s modem offerings and software solutions that are designed to ease management of bandwidth from multiple providers. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/cradlepoint-mike-browne-highlights-companys-hardware-software-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/cradlepoint-mike-browne-highlights-companys-hardware-software-solutions#comments Long-Term Evolution Software Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Test and Measurement Wide Area Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:37:00 +0000 47601 at http://urgentcomm.com Kudos to FCC for beginning to tackle key noise-floor issue in technical inquiry http://urgentcomm.com/blog/kudos-fcc-beginning-tackle-key-noise-floor-issue-technical-inquiry <div class="node-body blog-body">With the proliferation of wireless networks, small cells and smart devices, some have wondered what is happening to the RF noise floor. Thankfully, the FCC has launched a technical inquiry to begin an examination of the issue.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/kudos-fcc-beginning-tackle-key-noise-floor-issue-technical-inquiry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/kudos-fcc-beginning-tackle-key-noise-floor-issue-technical-inquiry#comments Coverage & Interference Legislation System Design Test and Measurement Wireless Networks FCC Urgent Matters Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:59:00 +0000 46521 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions introduces P25 multiband radio with Wi-Fi, speaker mic designed for firefighters http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-introduces-p25-multiband-radio-wi-fi-speaker-mic-designed-fire <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions introduces the APX 8000XE multiband P25 radio with Wi-Fi and the APX XE500 remote speaker microphone (RSM), both of which are designed to work in the extreme environments and gloved conditions that firefighters encounter on a regular basis, according to a company official.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-introduces-p25-multiband-radio-wi-fi-speaker-mic-designed-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-introduces-p25-multiband-radio-wi-fi-speaker-mic-designed-fire#comments Land-Mobile Radio Subscriber Devices Fire/EMS Local Area P25 Public Safety Motorola Solutions Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:18:00 +0000 43601 at http://urgentcomm.com Dali Wireless unveils Matrix Public Safety indoor-coverage platform that supports P25, TETRA and LTE http://urgentcomm.com/building/dali-wireless-unveils-matrix-public-safety-indoor-coverage-platform-supports-p25-tetra-and- <div class="node-body article-body">Dali Wireless announces Matrix Public Safety (Matrix PS), a modular platform that is designed to support existing land-mobile-radio technologies like P25 and TETRA, as well as LTE, which is positioned to be the next-generation broadband communications protocol for first responders throughout the world.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/building/dali-wireless-unveils-matrix-public-safety-indoor-coverage-platform-supports-p25-tetra-and-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/building/dali-wireless-unveils-matrix-public-safety-indoor-coverage-platform-supports-p25-tetra-and-#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution In-Building Local Area P25 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 26 Feb 2016 20:19:00 +0000 43261 at http://urgentcomm.com Newscan: Researchers create super-efficient Wi-Fi that consumes 1/10,000th the power of traditional Wi-Fi networks http://urgentcomm.com/local-area/newscan-researchers-create-super-efficient-wi-fi-consumes-110000th-power-traditional-wi-f <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Web Roundup</strong><br /> <em>Items from other news organizations</em></p> <p><a href="http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/02/researchers-create-super-low-power-wi-fi/">Researchers create super-efficient Wi-Fi that consumes 1/10,000<sup>th</sup> the power of traditional Wi-Fi networks</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.medpagetoday.com/MeetingCoverage/SCCM/56314">Paramedics test Google Glass technology</a></p></div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/local-area/newscan-researchers-create-super-efficient-wi-fi-consumes-110000th-power-traditional-wi-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/local-area/newscan-researchers-create-super-efficient-wi-fi-consumes-110000th-power-traditional-wi-f#comments Local Area Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:28:00 +0000 43181 at http://urgentcomm.com Program finalized for IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum; advanced registration ends next week http://urgentcomm.com/blog/program-finalized-iwces-network-infrastructure-forum-advanced-registration-ends-next-week <div class="node-body blog-body">New at IWCE 2016 is the Network Infrastructure Forum, hosted by IWCE and AGL Media Group, which will feature a content-rich program that examines hot topics in the space, from towers to small cells and in-building solutions. But register before Jan. 29 to take advantage of discounted pricing.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/program-finalized-iwces-network-infrastructure-forum-advanced-registration-ends-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/program-finalized-iwces-network-infrastructure-forum-advanced-registration-ends-next-week#comments Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design System Operation Wide Area IWCE All Things IWCE Thu, 21 Jan 2016 13:46:00 +0000 41391 at http://urgentcomm.com Hughes: Tony Bardo discusses SANDy Act, role of satellite in making communications resilient http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/hughes-tony-bardo-discusses-sandy-act-role-satellite-making-communications-resilient <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Tony Bardo, assistant vice president for government solutions at Hughes Network Systems, talks about network-resiliency aspects of new federal legislation proposed by Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ), as well as the role that satellite can play in important initiatives such as next-generation 911 and FirstNet.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/satellite/hughes-tony-bardo-discusses-sandy-act-role-satellite-making-communications-resilient" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/12/tony-bardo-photojpgcropdisplay1.jpg" 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="http://urgentcomm.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/podcast/audio/Tony Bardo podcast.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=16237160">Tony Bardo podcast.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/hughes-tony-bardo-discusses-sandy-act-role-satellite-making-communications-resilient" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/hughes-tony-bardo-discusses-sandy-act-role-satellite-making-communications-resilient#comments Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Interoperability NG-911 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Satellite Wide Area Wed, 16 Dec 2015 16:30:00 +0000 39901 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions agrees to pay more than $1 billion for Airwave TETRA network in Great Britain http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-agrees-pay-more-1-billion-airwave-tetra-network-great-britain <div class="node-body article-body">​Motorola Solutions has inked a deal to buy Airwave—the provider of the public-safety TETRA network in Great Britain—for about £700 million cash, or $1.05 billion, as part of the company’s effort to expand its global managed and support services business, according to a Motorola Solutions official.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-agrees-pay-more-1-billion-airwave-tetra-network-great-britain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-agrees-pay-more-1-billion-airwave-tetra-network-great-britain#comments Public Safety Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Regional Coordination TETRA Wide Area Motorola Solutions Mon, 07 Dec 2015 19:25:00 +0000 39691 at http://urgentcomm.com