Applications http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33621/more en Mutualink: Joe Boucher demonstrates PTT interoperability http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-joe-boucher-demonstrates-ptt-interoperability <div class="node-body video-body">Mutualink CTO Joe Boucher demonstrates how his company's platform can enable push-to-talk interoperability between disparate LMR, push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) and a new mission-critical-push-to-talk (MCPTT) solutions. Boucher spoke with IWCE's Urgent Communications Editor Donny Jackson during the APCO 2017 show in Denver.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-joe-boucher-demonstrates-ptt-interoperability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-joe-boucher-demonstrates-ptt-interoperability#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Applications Interoperability Public Safety APCO Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:05:00 +0000 51591 at http://urgentcomm.com What to expect at APCO 2017 http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-expect-apco-2017 <div class="node-body blog-body">This year's APCO conference marks a turning point, as attendees arrive for the first time with FirstNet as an operational network in parts of the U.S. Here is one analyst's take on what we are likely to see—and not see—at APCO 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-expect-apco-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-expect-apco-2017#comments Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Policy Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government APCO NTIA/FirstNet View from the Top Fri, 11 Aug 2017 01:35:00 +0000 51491 at http://urgentcomm.com PSCR awards $38.5 million in public-safety-communications research grants http://urgentcomm.com/nistpscr/pscr-awards-385-million-public-safety-communications-research-grants <div class="node-body article-body">Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) announces that $38.5 million in grants have been awarded to fund 33 research-and-development projects that are designed to help determine future possibilities in a variety of first-responder communications technologies.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/nistpscr/pscr-awards-385-million-public-safety-communications-research-grants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/nistpscr/pscr-awards-385-million-public-safety-communications-research-grants#comments Applications Funding Public Safety Test and Measurement Tracking, Monitoring & Control NIST/PSCR Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:21:00 +0000 51001 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 West Safety Services: John Martyn demonstrates application integration with Kodiak PTT solution http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-kodiak-ptt-solution <div class="node-body video-body">John Martyn, systems architect for West Safety Services, demonstrates how the company's incident-command software is integrated with Kodiak's enhanced push-to-talk solution to enable better on-scene response coordination.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-kodiak-ptt-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/west-safety-services-john-martyn-demonstrates-application-integration-kodiak-ptt-solution#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Public Safety IWCE Intrado Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:10:00 +0000 50131 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 ESChat: Josh Lober highlights key developments from past year, including QoS capabilities http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/eschat-josh-lober-highlights-key-developments-past-year-including-qos-capabiliti <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="http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/eschat-josh-lober-highlights-key-developments-past-year-including-qos-capabiliti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/long-term-evolution/eschat-josh-lober-highlights-key-developments-past-year-including-qos-capabiliti#comments Long-Term Evolution Applications Interoperability P25 Public Safety IWCE Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:23:00 +0000 50061 at http://urgentcomm.com ESChat announces plans to support 3GPP mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) functionality in future versions of product http://urgentcomm.com/3gpp/eschat-announces-plans-support-3gpp-mission-critical-push-talk-mcptt-functionality-future-versi <div class="node-body article-body">Push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) provider ESChat announces plans to develop Mission Critical ESChat (MC-ESChat), which will provide “full compliance” with the new 3GPPP mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) standard as it evolves during the next few years.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/3gpp/eschat-announces-plans-support-3gpp-mission-critical-push-talk-mcptt-functionality-future-versi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/3gpp/eschat-announces-plans-support-3gpp-mission-critical-push-talk-mcptt-functionality-future-versi#comments Long-Term Evolution 3GPP Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:17:00 +0000 48251 at http://urgentcomm.com DHS: Milt Nenneman highlights features of new EDGE virtual training platform http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-milt-nenneman-highlights-features-new-edge-virtual-training-platform <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Milt Nenneman, project manager for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology directorate, describes the new Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment (EDGE) virtual training platform, which will be available to public-safety agencies beginning next week. The online training system will be free to first-responder agencies and will be demonstrated in booth #2614 at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) show, wihich will be Oct. 15-18 in San Diego.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/dhs/dhs-milt-nenneman-highlights-features-new-edge-virtual-training-platform" 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/2016/10/miltnenneman.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/Milt Nenneman--DHS on EDGE.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=9128092">Milt Nenneman--DHS on EDGE.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-milt-nenneman-highlights-features-new-edge-virtual-training-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-milt-nenneman-highlights-features-new-edge-virtual-training-platform#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Software Applications Training DHS Fri, 14 Oct 2016 18:35:00 +0000 48231 at http://urgentcomm.com SceneDoc upgrades solution to include e-citation functionality http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety/scenedoc-upgrades-solution-include-e-citation-functionality <div class="node-body article-body">SceneDoc announces the availability of SceneDoc V4.1, the latest upgrade to its application solution that lets officers process electronic citations (e-citations) from commercially available smartphones and tablets, not just laptops and purpose-built devices dedicated to the task. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety/scenedoc-upgrades-solution-include-e-citation-functionality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety/scenedoc-upgrades-solution-include-e-citation-functionality#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Field Reporting Public Safety Public Safety Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:42:00 +0000 48191 at http://urgentcomm.com