Critical Infrastructure http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/32461/more en IWCE’s Critical LTE Communications provides two days of learning, discourse and networking http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-s-critical-lte-communications-provides-two-days-learning-discourse-and-networking <div class="node-body blog-body">IWCE will host its third annual Critical LTE Communications Forum on Nov. 6-7 at the Four Points by Sheraton Chicago O’Hare. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-s-critical-lte-communications-provides-two-days-learning-discourse-and-networking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-s-critical-lte-communications-provides-two-days-learning-discourse-and-networking#comments Long-Term Evolution Incident Command/Situational Awareness Critical Infrastructure Interoperability NG-911 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government All Things IWCE Fri, 14 Sep 2018 18:36:00 +0000 56491 at http://urgentcomm.com ITC to review portions of Hytera-Moto patent dispute, target date extended to Nov. 16 http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/itc-review-portions-hytera-moto-patent-dispute-target-date-extended-nov-16 <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) members will review several key aspects of an administrative law judge’s initial determination that Hytera Communications infringed on patents held by Motorola Solutions and that certain Hytera products should not be imported into the United States, according to an ITC filing.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/itc-review-portions-hytera-moto-patent-dispute-target-date-extended-nov-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/itc-review-portions-hytera-moto-patent-dispute-target-date-extended-nov-16#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Policy Hytera Motorola Solutions Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0000 56391 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T closes deal for AlienVault, appoints CEO as head of new cybersecurity unit http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/att-closes-deal-alienvault-appoints-ceo-head-new-cybersecurity-unit <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T completes its acquisition of cybersecurity firm AlienVault and established a new cybersecurity-solutions unit that will be led by AlienVault CEO Barmak Meftah, who says he wants AT&T to “simplify” cybersecurity, especially in the critical-infrastructure sector.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/att-closes-deal-alienvault-appoints-ceo-head-new-cybersecurity-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/cybersecurity/att-closes-deal-alienvault-appoints-ceo-head-new-cybersecurity-unit#comments Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Machine-to-Machine Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Security Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:17:00 +0000 56381 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Devin Barreto showcases new APX 8000 P25 radios designed for hazardous locations http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-devin-barreto-showcases-new-apx-8000-p25-radios-designed-hazar <div class="node-body video-body">Devin Barreto, a product planner at Motorola Solutions, displays the APX 8000H and APX 8000HXE, which are versions of the APX 8000 and APX 8000XE—the company’s popular all-band P25 portable radios—that are designed to meet the highest rating of hazardous-location usage. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-devin-barreto-showcases-new-apx-8000-p25-radios-designed-hazar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-devin-barreto-showcases-new-apx-8000-p25-radios-designed-hazar#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure P25 Public Safety APCO Motorola Solutions Tue, 28 Aug 2018 13:05:00 +0000 56341 at http://urgentcomm.com Hytera: Steve Cragg describes use cases for new E-pack portable DMR repeater http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-describes-use-cases-new-e-pack-portable-dmr-repeater <div class="node-body video-body">Steve Cragg, vice president of Hytera America, showcases the company’s new E-pack, a portable DMR repeater that can be carried and deployed quickly in locations where fixed terrestrial coverage is unavailable. In addition, the repeaters include 10 hours of battery power and can talk to each other, enabling the establishment of an ad-hoc network when deployed.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-describes-use-cases-new-e-pack-portable-dmr-repeater" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-describes-use-cases-new-e-pack-portable-dmr-repeater#comments Critical Infrastructure DMR Enterprise Public Safety Repeaters APCO Hytera Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:49:00 +0000 56081 at http://urgentcomm.com JVCKENWOOD announces plans to launch broadband unit, buy shares of Tait International http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-announces-plans-launch-broadband-unit-buy-shares-tait-international <div class="node-body article-body">Japan-based JVCKENWOOD announces plans to launch a broadband solutions business and that it has entered into an agreement to acquire shares of Tait International, noting plans to have “a capital and business alliance” with the New Zealand-based manufacturer of communications devices and networks.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-announces-plans-launch-broadband-unit-buy-shares-tait-international" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-announces-plans-launch-broadband-unit-buy-shares-tait-international#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Funding Public Safety Kenwood Tait Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:15:00 +0000 56071 at http://urgentcomm.com Inmarsat Government provides satellite broadband to support first solo transatlantic remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/inmarsat-government-provides-satellite-broadband-support-first-solo-transatlantic-remotely <div class="node-body article-body">Inmarsat Government announces that its SwiftBroadband L-band satellite service was used to help General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ fly a remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) across the Atlantic Ocean for the first time without any support from a chase plane.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/inmarsat-government-provides-satellite-broadband-support-first-solo-transatlantic-remotely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/satellite/inmarsat-government-provides-satellite-broadband-support-first-solo-transatlantic-remotely#comments Coverage & Interference Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Public Safety Satellite System Design Tracking, Monitoring & Control Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:32:00 +0000 55931 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions says new UK deals coming soon on Airwave, ESN http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-says-new-uk-deals-coming-soon-airwave-esn <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions officials believe that a deal extending United Kingdom (UK) first responders’ use of the Airwave TETRA system will be signed within two months and that the Home Office will utilize a Kodiak push-to-talk solution on the LTE-based Emergency Services Network (ESN), according to Motorola Solutions CEO Greg Brown. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-says-new-uk-deals-coming-soon-airwave-esn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-says-new-uk-deals-coming-soon-airwave-esn#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure P25 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Motorola Solutions Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:58:00 +0000 55921 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T announces NPPGov agreement to ease first-responder agencies’ adoption of FirstNet http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/att-announces-nppgov-agreement-ease-first-responder-agencies-adoption-firstnet <div class="node-body article-body">First-responders agencies can subscribe to FirstNet services using a cooperative contract with NPPGov that is designed to streamline the procurement process and provide access to statewide pricing, according to NPPGov and AT&amp;T, FirstNet’s contractor to build and operate the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN).</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/att-announces-nppgov-agreement-ease-first-responder-agencies-adoption-firstnet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/att-announces-nppgov-agreement-ease-first-responder-agencies-adoption-firstnet#comments Critical Infrastructure Funding Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 31 Jul 2018 19:27:00 +0000 55901 at http://urgentcomm.com Hytera calls for ITC review, affirmation that new DMR products do not infringe Motorola Solutions patents http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten <div class="node-body article-body">Hytera Communications announces that it asked the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to reverse a ruling that the company infringed multiple Motorola Solutions patents and to affirm that Hytera’s new digital mobile radio (DMR) products do not infringe patents.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-calls-itc-review-affirmation-new-dmr-products-do-not-infringe-motorola-solutions-paten#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise System Design Hytera Motorola Solutions Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:18:00 +0000 55791 at http://urgentcomm.com