IWCE en Pryme Radio introduces Pico wired-microphone solution for PoC users <div class="node-body article-body">Accessories maker Pryme Radio introduces the Pico, a wired-microphone system designed to address the specific needs of push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) users on smartphones and tablets that do not have a dedicated push-to-talk button.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Enterprise IWCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 13:25:00 +0000 54491 at Most expect eventual public-safety transition to MCPTT over LTE, but timing remains in doubt <div class="node-body article-body">First responders are expected to begin utilizing mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT)-standard services over FirstNet and other LTE networks late this year, but industry representatives have myriad opinions about when MCPTT might supplant land-mobile-radio (LMR) as the solution for mission-critical voice communications.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Interoperability P25 Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Operation IWCE NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:32:00 +0000 54421 at Cradlepoint evolves LTE router portfolio, management capability <div class="node-body article-body">Cradlepoint continues to enhance its LTE wireless-router portfolio while providing a cloud-based NetCloud network-management solution that can make it much easier for public-safety agencies to maintain and monitor their broadband connections, according to company officials.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government IWCE NTIA/FirstNet Wed, 04 Apr 2018 13:47:00 +0000 54371 at Even in its first year, FirstNet-AT&T partnership has a significant impact on public-safety communications <div class="node-body blog-body">It has only been a year since AT&T was awarded with the nationwide FirstNet contract. For public safety, progress on the FirstNet LTE system is moving much faster than expected, driven largely by the decision to provide priority and preemption across all of AT&T’s commercial spectrum.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Coverage & Interference Funding Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design System Installation Test and Measurement IWCE NTIA/FirstNet Urgent Matters Fri, 30 Mar 2018 15:52:00 +0000 54331 at JVCKENWOOD: Sara Isoardo highlights versatility of new DMR Tier III base station <div class="node-body video-body">Sara Isoardo of JVCKENWOOD highlights the versatility of a software-defined base station developed by Radio Activity, the Italy-based manufacurer that JVCKENWOOD purchased early this year. The versatile base station supports a host of LMR protocols—from analog to digital DMR and P25 Phase 1—and provides network operators with multiple migration paths.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Interoperability P25 Public Safety IWCE Kenwood Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:39:00 +0000 54321 at EF Johnson Technologies: Jaimin Patel introduces new cloud-based tool to manage LMR software licenses <div class="node-body video-body">Jaimin Patel, associate product manager for EF Johnson Technologies (a JVCKENWOOD company), demonstrates how land-mobile-radio (LMR) software licenses can be managed via the company's new Viking Vault web portal. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Software Critical Infrastructure Public Safety State & Local Government IWCE EFJohnson Kenwood Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:30:00 +0000 54261 at Motorola Solutions: Mike Costa talks about new Capture video application for smartphones <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Costa of Motorola Solutions describes the capabilities of the company's new Capture mobile camera application, which is designed to work on the new LEX L11, as well as any Android- or IoS-based smartphones. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Subscriber Devices Applications Policy Public Safety State & Local Government Video IWCE Motorola Solutions Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:10:00 +0000 54251 at ADRF: Greg Najjar highlights key characteristics of FiRe in-building solution <div class="node-body video-body">Greg Najjar, director of business development for Advanced RF Technologies (ADRF), highlights the features of the company's upgraded FiRe (fiber-optic repeater) solution, which is designed to provide in-building coverage to support public-safety LMR communications that leverage 700/800 MHz spectrum. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Coverage & Interference DAS Enterprise P25 Public Safety IWCE Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:38:00 +0000 54201 at Cubic: Travis Queen highlights interoperability capabilities of Vocality RoIP gateway <div class="node-body video-body">Travis Queen, Cubic's senior director of commercial strategy and business development, discusses the features of the company's new Vocality RoIP gateway, which includes built-in 4G LTE functionality and the ability to interoperate with LMR networks via the small-form-factor product. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Interoperability IWCE Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:13:00 +0000 54161 at JVCKENWOOD USA: Larry Emmett demonstrates location-system technology <div class="node-body video-body">Larry Emmett of JVCKENWOOD USA demonstrates the company’s development of a high-resolution location system that is designed to help enterprises track personnel and key physical assets to enable greater safety and efficiency within the workplace. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Enterprise Tracking, Monitoring & Control IWCE EFJohnson Kenwood Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:10:00 +0000 54151 at