Engineering http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/32401/more en TRX Systems: Carol Politi highlights company's partnerships, deployment successes http://urgentcomm.com/personnel-tracking/trx-systems-carol-politi-highlights-companys-partnerships-deployment-successes <div class="node-body video-body">TRX Systems President and CEO Carol Politi explains how partnerships are helping the company realize widespread deployments and notes recent developments in its location technology. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/personnel-tracking/trx-systems-carol-politi-highlights-companys-partnerships-deployment-successes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/personnel-tracking/trx-systems-carol-politi-highlights-companys-partnerships-deployment-successes#comments In-Building Incident Command/Situational Awareness Personnel Tracking Public Safety Test and Measurement Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:09:00 +0000 55351 at http://urgentcomm.com IoT initiatives need good business cases, solution providers to ensure adoption, Avnet exec says http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/iot-initiatives-need-good-business-cases-solution-providers-ensure-adoption-avnet-ex <div class="node-body article-body">Enterprises seeking to leverage Internet of Things (IoT) technology need clear business cases and vendors that provide end-to-end solutions with long-term support before they will be willing to adopt IoT, according to an executive from Avnet, a leading IoT company. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/iot-initiatives-need-good-business-cases-solution-providers-ensure-adoption-avnet-ex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/iot-initiatives-need-good-business-cases-solution-providers-ensure-adoption-avnet-ex#comments Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Funding Machine-to-Machine State & Local Government System Design Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:34:00 +0000 55301 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T wants to meet FirstNet deployment targets sooner than expected, AT&T exec says http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-wants-meet-firstnet-deployment-targets-sooner-expected-att-exec- <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T plans to deploy public-safety LTE service on 700 MHz Band 14 spectrum more quickly than expected, with about one-third of the projected buildout to be completed by next April, according to AT&T Chief Financial Officer (CFO) John Stephens. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-wants-meet-firstnet-deployment-targets-sooner-expected-att-exec-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-wants-meet-firstnet-deployment-targets-sooner-expected-att-exec-#comments Long-Term Evolution Tower & Site Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design System Installation NTIA/FirstNet Thu, 31 May 2018 14:08:00 +0000 55031 at http://urgentcomm.com Secured Communications solution designed to address public-safety cybersecurity, BYOD concerns http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/secured-communications-solution-designed-address-public-safety-cybersecurity-byod-conc <div class="node-body article-body">Secured Communications has developed a platform that is designed to help public-safety agencies tackle some of its toughest productivity and security challenges, including the leveraging of personal devices in a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) scenario, according to CEO Robert Wilson. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/secured-communications-solution-designed-address-public-safety-cybersecurity-byod-conc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/secured-communications-solution-designed-address-public-safety-cybersecurity-byod-conc#comments Cybersecurity Enterprise Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security State & Local Government Wed, 30 May 2018 14:39:00 +0000 55011 at http://urgentcomm.com Comtech: Brian Salisbury highlights benefits of leveraging location data in IoT solutions http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/comtech-brian-salisbury-highlights-benefits-leveraging-location-data-iot-solutions <div class="node-body video-body">Brian Salisbury, Comtech’s vice president of product management, explains how his company is delivering secure low-power solutions to provide location information for Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/comtech-brian-salisbury-highlights-benefits-leveraging-location-data-iot-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/machine-machine/comtech-brian-salisbury-highlights-benefits-leveraging-location-data-iot-solutions#comments Cybersecurity Enterprise Machine-to-Machine NG-911 Public Safety Security Tracking, Monitoring & Control Mon, 28 May 2018 16:10:00 +0000 55001 at http://urgentcomm.com Internet of Life-Saving Things (IoLST) promises to transform EMS industry, FirstNet’s McGinnis says http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/internet-life-saving-things-iolst-promises-transform-ems-industry-firstnet-s-mcginnis-says <div class="node-body article-body">Emergency medical services (EMS) personnel soon may leverage information from myriad medical devices and reliable broadband connectivity from FirstNet to provide better initial treatment to patients, as well as unprecedented situational awareness to others in the healthcare ecosystem, according to FirstNet board member Kevin McGinnis. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/internet-life-saving-things-iolst-promises-transform-ems-industry-firstnet-s-mcginnis-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/internet-life-saving-things-iolst-promises-transform-ems-industry-firstnet-s-mcginnis-says#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Fire/EMS Hospital/Medical NG-911 Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design Fri, 25 May 2018 15:01:00 +0000 54961 at http://urgentcomm.com Cambium Networks: Bruce Collins discusses connectivity, network-management solutions for IoT http://urgentcomm.com/backhaul/cambium-networks-bruce-collins-discusses-connectivity-network-management-solutions-iot <div class="node-body video-body">Bruce Collins, director of product management for Cambium Networks, explains how his company can provide multiple forms of wireless connectivity and its Maestro secure, cloud-based management system to support Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/backhaul/cambium-networks-bruce-collins-discusses-connectivity-network-management-solutions-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/backhaul/cambium-networks-bruce-collins-discusses-connectivity-network-management-solutions-iot#comments Backhaul Enterprise Enterprise State & Local Government System Management Wireless Networks Fri, 25 May 2018 00:02:00 +0000 54951 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T execs cite FirstNet progress, plans for rural deployments, 5G preparation http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-execs-cite-firstnet-progress-plans-rural-deployments-5g-preparat <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T plans to leverage its investment in FirstNet to expand its rural coverage, harden its network and prepare all of the carrier’s cell sites to support 5G services via software upgrades, according to AT&T executives. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-execs-cite-firstnet-progress-plans-rural-deployments-5g-preparat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/att-execs-cite-firstnet-progress-plans-rural-deployments-5g-preparat#comments Coverage & Interference Funding Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Spectrum/Frequency Coordination System Design System Installation NTIA/FirstNet Wed, 23 May 2018 10:52:00 +0000 54931 at http://urgentcomm.com Analytics crucial to effective IoT deployments, UPS exec says http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says <div class="node-body article-body">Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are all about gathering unprecedented levels of information, but this data is “useless” if enterprises do not couple IoT deployments with the analytics resources necessary to measure progress toward strategic goals, according to a United Parcel Service (UPS) executive.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/analytics/analytics-crucial-effective-iot-deployments-ups-exec-says#comments Analytics Incident Command/Situational Awareness Subscriber Devices Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Operation Tue, 22 May 2018 14:15:00 +0000 54901 at http://urgentcomm.com Swarm Technology: Alfonso Iniguez demos 'intent-based autonomy' technology for coordinating drones http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t <div class="node-body video-body">Alfonso Iniguez, founder and CEO of Swarm Technology, demonstrates how the startup company's patented technology lets connected drones and robots respond as a coordinated group to mission-focused commands as efficiently as possible, rather than having each object controlled individually. Based on concepts developed after years of observing ants, this "solidarity cell architure" provides the distributed artificial intelligence needed to coordinate the robots or drones.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/incident-commandsituational-awareness/swarm-technology-alfonso-iniguez-demos-intent-based-autonomy-t#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Coverage & Interference Federal Government/Military Intelligent Transportation Systems Public Safety Smart Devices System Design Sun, 20 May 2018 21:48:00 +0000 54891 at http://urgentcomm.com