APCO http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33011/more en Cautious optimism surrounds CTIA announcement regarding device-based hybrid location http://urgentcomm.com/blog/cautious-optimism-surrounds-ctia-announcement-regarding-device-based-hybrid-location <div class="node-body blog-body">Wireless carriers committing to adopt technology to provide better emergency-caller location information appears to be very good news for the 911 community, but public safety needs more details about how it will work in a real-world call center.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/cautious-optimism-surrounds-ctia-announcement-regarding-device-based-hybrid-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/cautious-optimism-surrounds-ctia-announcement-regarding-device-based-hybrid-location#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness NG-911 APCO FCC View from the Top Wed, 12 Sep 2018 17:05:00 +0000 56461 at http://urgentcomm.com Commercial carriers commit to adopting technologies to improve 911 location accuracy http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/commercial-carriers-commit-adopting-technologies-improve-911-location-accuracy <div class="node-body article-body">All four nationwide wireless carriers—AT&amp;T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint—will add device-based hybrid (DBH) location technologies that are designed to improve wireless emergency-caller location information, even within buildings, but public-safety officials expressed concerns about efforts surrounding vertical-location data. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/commercial-carriers-commit-adopting-technologies-improve-911-location-accuracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/ng-911/commercial-carriers-commit-adopting-technologies-improve-911-location-accuracy#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness NG-911 Policy Public Safety Test and Measurement Tracking, Monitoring & Control APCO FCC NENA NPSTC Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:11:00 +0000 56451 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 Motorola Solutions: Aaron Bravo highlights functionality within CommandCentral Aware platform http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-aaron-bravo-highlights-functionality-within-commandcentral-awa <div class="node-body video-body">Aaron Bravo, a solutions advisor at Motorola Solutions, outlines key benefits of CommandCentral Aware, which is designed to let public-safety officials view—and perform analytics leveraging—information and video from multiple sources on a single platform. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-aaron-bravo-highlights-functionality-within-commandcentral-awa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-aaron-bravo-highlights-functionality-within-commandcentral-awa#comments Analytics Incident Command/Situational Awareness Public Safety Tracking, Monitoring & Control APCO Video Motorola Solutions Tue, 28 Aug 2018 04:50:00 +0000 56101 at http://urgentcomm.com NICE: Patrick Botz highlights new features within company's Inform 9 platform http://urgentcomm.com/dispatch/nice-patrick-botz-highlights-new-features-within-companys-inform-9-platform <div class="node-body video-body">Patrick Botz, director of engagement for NICE Public Safety, describes new features within Inform 9, the latest version of the company’s recording and digital-information-management platform that now integrates with computer-aided-dispatch (CAD) systems.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/dispatch/nice-patrick-botz-highlights-new-features-within-companys-inform-9-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/dispatch/nice-patrick-botz-highlights-new-features-within-companys-inform-9-platform#comments Analytics Dispatch Incident Command/Situational Awareness Interoperability Public Safety APCO Tue, 28 Aug 2018 03:49:00 +0000 56331 at http://urgentcomm.com Pyramid: Michael Foley explains how vehicular-repeater enhances coverage for EF Johnson P25 portables http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/pyramid-michael-foley-explains-how-vehicular-repeater-enhances-coverage-ef-johnson-p25-por <div class="node-body video-body">Michael Foley, Pyramid Communications’ Western regional sales manager, outlines the capabilities of the EF Johnson-Pyramid Enhanced Vehicular Repeater Solution that works exclusively with EF Johnson Viking P25 subscribers to increase portable-radio coverage while supporting trunking features.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/pyramid-michael-foley-explains-how-vehicular-repeater-enhances-coverage-ef-johnson-p25-por" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/efjohnson/pyramid-michael-foley-explains-how-vehicular-repeater-enhances-coverage-ef-johnson-p25-por#comments Land-Mobile Radio P25 Public Safety APCO EFJohnson Kenwood Thu, 23 Aug 2018 13:16:00 +0000 56281 at http://urgentcomm.com Hytera: Steve Cragg highlights key features of video speaker microphone http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-highlights-key-features-video-speaker-microphone <div class="node-body video-body">Steve Cragg, vice president of Hytera Americas, demonstrates features of the company’s new digital video speaker microphone that can be used as both a speaker microphone and a body camera that is supported by Hytera’s digital-evidence-management solution.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-highlights-key-features-video-speaker-microphone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-highlights-key-features-video-speaker-microphone#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Analytics Enterprise Mobile Public Safety APCO Hytera Thu, 23 Aug 2018 13:12:00 +0000 56271 at http://urgentcomm.com Harris: Don Griffis highlights features of SCBA integration with XL-200 P25/LTE device http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-don-griffis-highlights-features-scba-integration-xl-200-p25lte-device <div class="node-body video-body">Don Griffis, sales engineering manager for Harris, explains how the company has integrated its XL-200 P25/LTE handset with the Scott self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) mask to provide firefighters with significantly better audio quality and volume control. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-don-griffis-highlights-features-scba-integration-xl-200-p25lte-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-don-griffis-highlights-features-scba-integration-xl-200-p25lte-device#comments Long-Term Evolution P25 Public Safety System Design APCO Harris Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:57:00 +0000 56231 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Bryon Wheaton demonstrates video capabilities from new Avigilon unit http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-bryon-wheaton-demonstrates-video-capabilities-new-avigilon-uni <div class="node-body video-body">Bryon Wheaton, sales engineering manager at Motorola Solutions, displays hardware and software offerings from Avigilon—the video-surveillance unit Motorola Solutions purchased earlier this year—including a demonstration of video-analytics capabilities.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-bryon-wheaton-demonstrates-video-capabilities-new-avigilon-uni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-bryon-wheaton-demonstrates-video-capabilities-new-avigilon-uni#comments Enterprise Public Safety Video Video Surveillance APCO Video Motorola Solutions Sun, 19 Aug 2018 22:41:00 +0000 56221 at http://urgentcomm.com Hytera: Steve Cragg outlines benefits of new full-duplex DMR communications http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-outlines-benefits-new-full-duplex-dmr-communications <div class="node-body video-body">Steve Cragg, vice president of Hytera America, describes the functionality associated with the company’s full-duplex communications over its DMR portfolio, including the capability of using mobile and portable radios as a single-frequency repeater.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-outlines-benefits-new-full-duplex-dmr-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/hytera/hytera-steve-cragg-outlines-benefits-new-full-duplex-dmr-communications#comments Dispatch DMR Enterprise Public Safety Repeaters APCO Hytera Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:26:00 +0000 56181 at http://urgentcomm.com