Enterprise http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/32471/more en Hytera Communications deal for Sepura expected to close next week http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-communications-deal-sepura-expected-close-next-week <div class="node-body article-body">Hytera Communications plans to complete its $92 million deal to buy Sepura on May 24 after receiving favorable indications recently from regulators in Germany and the United Kingdom (UK), according to a joint statement from the companies released this week.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-communications-deal-sepura-expected-close-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-communications-deal-sepura-expected-close-next-week#comments Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Funding TETRA Hytera Thu, 18 May 2017 19:44:00 +0000 50491 at http://urgentcomm.com Global cyberattack provides a stark reminder of potential vulnerabilities, need for secure systems http://urgentcomm.com/blog/global-cyberattack-provides-stark-reminder-potential-vulnerabilities-need-secure-systems <div class="node-body blog-body">News of the global WannaCry ransomware attack underscores the challenges of security measures for all sectors, especially for public safety and other critical-infrastructure entities.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/global-cyberattack-provides-stark-reminder-potential-vulnerabilities-need-secure-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/global-cyberattack-provides-stark-reminder-potential-vulnerabilities-need-secure-systems#comments Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Enterprise Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security NTIA/FirstNet Urgent Matters Tue, 16 May 2017 15:52:00 +0000 50481 at http://urgentcomm.com Harris, Zetron announce strategic partnership http://urgentcomm.com/zetron/harris-zetron-announce-strategic-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Zetron and Harris announce a strategic partnership that will let Harris sales channels offer Zetron’s AcomNOVUS dispatch console systems in connection with DMR and P25 radio offerings from Tait Communications that were the subject of a similar strategic partnership that was announced last year.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/zetron/harris-zetron-announce-strategic-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/zetron/harris-zetron-announce-strategic-partnership#comments Dispatch Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Interoperability Harris Zetron Tue, 09 May 2017 22:48:00 +0000 50421 at http://urgentcomm.com Pryme teams with Zello, others to provide accessories in fast-growing cellular PTT market http://urgentcomm.com/applications/pryme-teams-zello-others-provide-accessories-fast-growing-cellular-ptt-market <div class="node-body article-body">A growing number of enterprises are replacing or augmenting land-mobile-radio (LMR) systems with Zello’s push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) offering combined with speaker microphones and other accessories from Pryme, according to officials from both companies.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/applications/pryme-teams-zello-others-provide-accessories-fast-growing-cellular-ptt-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/applications/pryme-teams-zello-others-provide-accessories-fast-growing-cellular-ptt-market#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Applications Coverage & Interference Cybersecurity Enterprise Smart Devices State & Local Government Mon, 01 May 2017 19:58:00 +0000 50341 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions buying Kodiak to enhance broadband push-to-talk position http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solution-buying-kodiak-enhance-broadband-push-talk-position <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions announces an agreement to purchase Kodiak Networks, the push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) provider that has partnered with AT&T and other carriers to offer carrier-integrated PTT solutions that have complemented or replaced land-mobile-radio (LMR) systems during the past few years.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solution-buying-kodiak-enhance-broadband-push-talk-position" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solution-buying-kodiak-enhance-broadband-push-talk-position#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Motorola Solutions Mon, 01 May 2017 19:27:00 +0000 50331 at http://urgentcomm.com T-Mobile leads bidding in FCC’s 600 MHz incentive auction http://urgentcomm.com/spectrumfrequency-coordination/t-mobile-leads-bidding-fcc-s-600-mhz-incentive-auction <div class="node-body article-body">T-Mobile, Dish Network and Comcast were the leading winners in the incentive spectrum auction that generated $19.8 billion in gross bids for 70 MHz of licensed 600 MHz airwaves, FCC officials announced today.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/spectrumfrequency-coordination/t-mobile-leads-bidding-fcc-s-600-mhz-incentive-auction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/spectrumfrequency-coordination/t-mobile-leads-bidding-fcc-s-600-mhz-incentive-auction#comments Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Funding Policy Spectrum/Frequency Coordination FCC Thu, 13 Apr 2017 22:27:00 +0000 50201 at http://urgentcomm.com JVCKENWOOD USA: James Jones showcases company's integration with third-party solutions http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-showcases-companys-integration-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="http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-showcases-companys-integration-third-party-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-showcases-companys-integration-third-party-solutions#comments Applications Enterprise Personnel Monitoring IWCE Kenwood Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:06:00 +0000 50121 at http://urgentcomm.com JVCKENWOOD USA: James Jones highlights flexibility within new NX-3000 series of NEXEDGE radios http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-highlights-flexibility-within-new-nx-3000-series-nexedge-radios <div class="node-body video-body">James Jones, JVCKENWOOD USA's senior manager for research and development, outlines key features of the NX-3000 series of mid-tier NEXEDGE radios, including the fact that the subscriber units support DMR operation, as well as NXDN and analog usage. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-highlights-flexibility-within-new-nx-3000-series-nexedge-radios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/kenwood/jvckenwood-usa-james-jones-highlights-flexibility-within-new-nx-3000-series-nexedge-radios#comments DMR Enterprise NXDN IWCE Kenwood Tue, 04 Apr 2017 17:31:00 +0000 50021 at http://urgentcomm.com Sonim-Southern Linc: Bob Escalle and Rob Butts discuss deal that will let Southern Linc LTE customers buy Sonim handsets http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-southern-linc-bob-escalle-and-rob-butts-discuss-deal-will-let-southern-lin <div class="node-body video-body">Bob Escalle, Sonim Technologies' vice president for the public-safety market segment, and Rob Butts, Southern Linc's director of business and government, outline the agreement announced last week that will allow Southern Linc LTE customers to purchase smart devices manufactured by Sonim Technologies.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-southern-linc-bob-escalle-and-rob-butts-discuss-deal-will-let-southern-lin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/sonim-southern-linc-bob-escalle-and-rob-butts-discuss-deal-will-let-southern-lin#comments Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Smart Devices Utility Sun, 02 Apr 2017 22:54:00 +0000 49981 at http://urgentcomm.com Icom America: Mark Behrends outlines capabilities of company's latest NXDN IDAS portable, mobile radios http://urgentcomm.com/icom/icom-america-mark-behrends-outlines-capabilities-companys-latest-nxdn-idas-portable-mobile-radi <div class="node-body video-body">Mark Behrends, senior strategic sales manager at Icom America, showcases the features and functionality associated with the company's latest IDAS portable and mobile radios that leverage NXDN technology.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/icom/icom-america-mark-behrends-outlines-capabilities-companys-latest-nxdn-idas-portable-mobile-radi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/icom/icom-america-mark-behrends-outlines-capabilities-companys-latest-nxdn-idas-portable-mobile-radi#comments Subscriber Devices Critical Infrastructure Enterprise NXDN IWCE Icom Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:13:00 +0000 49931 at http://urgentcomm.com