Enterprise http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/32471/more en 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 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 LMR licensing activity remains lackluster during the first half of 2018, according to FCC database http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat <div class="node-body article-body">Licensing activity for U.S. land-mobile-radio (LMR) systems generally has remained level with all-time-low pace established last year for both the public-safety and commercial sectors, according to information in the FCC’s Universal Licensing System (ULS) database. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/land-mobile-radio/lmr-licensing-activity-remains-lackluster-during-first-half-2018-according-fcc-dat#comments Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Narrowbanding Public Safety Regulation FCC Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:04:00 +0000 55711 at http://urgentcomm.com CritComm Insights: Ken Rehbehn notes key next-gen solutions at Mission Critical Technologies event http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/critcomm-insights-ken-rehbehn-notes-key-next-gen-solutions-mission-critical-tech <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Ken Rehbehn, founder and principal analyst at CritComm Insights, highlights some of promising next-generation applications, devices and technologies demonstrated at the Mission Critical Technologies show in London during the second week of June. Rehbehn also cites a “turning point” in the use of private LTE, which could be provided via numerous business models. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/long-term-evolution/critcomm-insights-ken-rehbehn-notes-key-next-gen-solutions-mission-critical-tech" 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/2018/06/ken-rehbehn-photo-06-19jpgcropdisplay1.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/Ken Rehbehn podcast 2 on 06-19.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=7742464">Ken Rehbehn podcast 2 on 06-19.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/critcomm-insights-ken-rehbehn-notes-key-next-gen-solutions-mission-critical-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/critcomm-insights-ken-rehbehn-notes-key-next-gen-solutions-mission-critical-tech#comments Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Policy Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Video Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:31:00 +0000 55551 at http://urgentcomm.com AT&T’s extreme-weather drone provides new LTE coverage option in difficult environments http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/att-s-extreme-weather-drone-provides-new-lte-coverage-option-difficult-environme <div class="node-body article-body">AT&T announces a tethered drone that is designed to operate as a cell on wings (COW) that can provide broadband coverage in extreme weather conditions—a capability that promises to be valuable to AT&T, enterprise customers and first responders, according to an AT&T official.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/att-s-extreme-weather-drone-provides-new-lte-coverage-option-difficult-environme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/att-s-extreme-weather-drone-provides-new-lte-coverage-option-difficult-environme#comments Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:13:00 +0000 55321 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 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