Interoperability en ESChat: Josh Lober highlights key developments from past year, including QoS capabilities <div class="node-body video-body">ESChat President Josh Lober discusses company highlights from the past year, including interoperability with P25 via ISSI and the development of an “advanced over-the-top” service that is designed to deliver quality-of-service (QoS) capabilities. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Applications Interoperability P25 Public Safety IWCE Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:23:00 +0000 50061 at Kodiak: Bruce Lawler highlights rural deployment, application integrations, MCPTT future <div class="node-body video-body">Bruce Lawler, Kodiak chief product officer and co-founder, describes how the company’s carrier-integrated push-to-talk over cellular (PoC) solution is being used in a rural Texas county, as well as highlighting efforts to integrate applications with the Kodiak offering. Lawler also discusses Kodiak's positioning as the industry pursues commercial availability of the mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) standard approved last year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Coverage & Interference Interoperability Public Safety IWCE Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:23:00 +0000 50051 at Motorola Solutions: Les Miller outlines key benefits of company's new WAVE OnCloud solution <div class="node-body video-body">Les Miller, launch and commercial marketing manager for Motorola Solutions, describes the features of the new WAVE OnCloud offering, which enables interoperability and coverage footprint expansion via a cloud-based version of the company's WAVE interoperability platform.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Interoperability Motorola Solutions Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:06:00 +0000 49901 at Commerce Secretary Ross scheduled to make FirstNet announcement tomorrow <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross tomorrow morning will make an announcement about FirstNet signing a 25-year contract—expected to be awarded to AT&T—to build and maintain a nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN), the U.S. Department of Commerce stated in a press release today.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Interoperability Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:47:00 +0000 49871 at Avtec, Harris announce strategic alliance <div class="node-body article-body">Dispatch-console maker Avtec and Harris recently announced that the companies have signed an agreement that gives Harris the ability to resell Avtec consoles in North America, according to an Avtec executive. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dispatch Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Interoperability Harris Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:08:00 +0000 49851 at ITEC: Walt Magnussen talks about CAUSE V, Winter Institute events during the upcoming year <div class="node-body video-body">Walt Magnussen, director of the Texas A&M University Internet2 Technology Evaluation Center (ITEC), talks about the fifth annual Canada-United States Enhanced Resiliency Experiment (CAUSE V) that is scheduled for November along the U.S.-Canada border near Washington state. ITEC will host its next Winter Institute in February 2018. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disaster Response Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety System Operation Test and Measurement DHS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:02:00 +0000 49781 at JPS Interoperability Solutions announces integration of broadband in new offerings <div class="node-body article-body">JPS Interoperability Solutions this week will showcase new offerings that leverage more powerful processors to enable interoperable connectivity with broadband solutions, as well as traditional narrowband technology. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Interoperability Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:59:00 +0000 49751 at JVCKENWOOD makes $10 million investment in Sonim Technologies <div class="node-body article-body">JVCKENWOOD announces an investment in ultra-rugged LTE handset manufacturer Sonim Technologies in a deal that represents collaboration between “the best of broadband technologies and the best of LMR technologies,” according to Sonim Technologies CEO Bob Plaschke.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Interoperability Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet IWCE Kenwood Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:52:00 +0000 49661 at Maximizing the potential of the NPSBN and NG911 <div class="node-body blog-body">Both the next-generation 911 (NG911) and the nationwide public-safety broadband networks (NPSBN) promise to be game-changing public-safety communications networks. They will be even better, if they are integrated properly. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cybersecurity Funding Interoperability NG-911 Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Design View from the Top Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:45:00 +0000 49541 at Boston, BayRICS to court: Please decide FirstNet case, so network construction can begin ASAP <div class="node-body article-body">A joint brief from the city of Boston and the Bay Area Regional Interoperable Communications System Authority (BayRICS) asks a federal court to decide the protest lawsuit of the FirstNet procurement quickly, so deployment of the much-anticipated nationwide public-safety broadband network can begin as soon as possible. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Interoperability Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Installation NTIA/FirstNet Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:13:00 +0000 49371 at