Applications http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33621/more en Pryme Radio introduces Pico wired-microphone solution for PoC users http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/pryme-radio-introduces-pico-wired-microphone-solution-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="http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/pryme-radio-introduces-pico-wired-microphone-solution-poc-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/subscriber-devices/pryme-radio-introduces-pico-wired-microphone-solution-poc-users#comments Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Enterprise IWCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 13:25:00 +0000 54491 at http://urgentcomm.com Public-safety communications veterans launch FirstNet Association http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/public-safety-communications-veterans-launch-firstnet-association <div class="node-body article-body">Longtime public-safety communications representatives announce the creation of the FirstNet Association, an organization that founders hope will provide a platform for end users and vendors to discuss issues associated with the FirstNet nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN).</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/public-safety-communications-veterans-launch-firstnet-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/public-safety-communications-veterans-launch-firstnet-association#comments Long-Term Evolution Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 03 Apr 2018 16:34:00 +0000 54361 at http://urgentcomm.com Harris: Michelle Johnson, Ryan Seick discuss services enabled by next-generation VIDA core http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-michelle-johnson-ryan-seick-discuss-services-enabled-next-generation-vida-core <div class="node-body video-body">Michelle Johnson and Ryan Seick of Harris explain how the company's next-generation VIDA core platform will provide additional flexibility to public-safety agencies, including support of certain 3GPP-standard servcices. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-michelle-johnson-ryan-seick-discuss-services-enabled-next-generation-vida-core" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/harris/harris-michelle-johnson-ryan-seick-discuss-services-enabled-next-generation-vida-core#comments Long-Term Evolution 3GPP Applications P25 Public Safety System Design Harris Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:31:00 +0000 54311 at http://urgentcomm.com FirstNet, AT&T announce public-safety LTE core; AT&T exec dismisses Verizon interoperability concerns http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-att-announce-public-safety-lte-core-att-exec-dismisses-veri <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet announces that nationwide contractor AT&T has delivered upon its promise to complete a dedicated public-safety LTE evolved packet core to serve FirstNet’s subscribers on schedule, while a key AT&T official dismisses concerns of communications issues between FirstNet and Verizon subscribers.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-att-announce-public-safety-lte-core-att-exec-dismisses-veri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/firstnet-att-announce-public-safety-lte-core-att-exec-dismisses-veri#comments Long-Term Evolution Applications Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet System Installation Test and Measurement Tracking, Monitoring & Control Wed, 28 Mar 2018 03:32:00 +0000 54281 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Mike Costa talks about new Capture video application for smartphones http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon <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="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-mike-costa-talks-about-new-capture-video-application-smartphon#comments Subscriber Devices Applications Policy Public Safety State & Local Government Video IWCE Motorola Solutions Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:10:00 +0000 54251 at http://urgentcomm.com Mutualink: Mike Wengrovitz demonstrates functionality of new browser-based interface http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Wengrovitz, Mutualink's vice president of innovation, demonstrates how the company's interoperability solution can be shared via a browser interface, as opposed to requiring end users to have a specific application on their devices.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/interoperability/mutualink-mike-wengrovitz-demonstrates-functionality-new-browser-based-interface#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Software Applications Interoperability Interoperability Public Safety Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:43:00 +0000 54191 at http://urgentcomm.com Breaking down information silos makes cities smarter http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter <div class="field-byline"> Derek Prall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The free and open flow of municipal data will increase municipal efficiencies, according to Jason Nelson, executive director of the Smart Cities Council. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/governance/breaking-down-information-silos-makes-cities-smarter#comments Alerting Systems Analytics Software Applications Citizen Engagement Critical Infrastructure Governance Wed, 07 Mar 2018 04:06:00 +0000 53911 at http://urgentcomm.com <p>Smart Cities Council Executive Director Jason Nelson addresses the audience at IWCE 2018. Photo by Derek Prall.</p> ESChat: Josh Lober talks about FirstNet certification, outlook for push-to-talk-over-cellular offerings http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/eschat-josh-lober-talks-about-firstnet-certification-outlook-push-talk-over-cellular-of <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Josh Lober, president and CEO at ESChat, discusses FirstNet's recent certification of his company's push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) solution and potential key topics to monitor in the PTT sector during the coming year.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/ntiafirstnet/eschat-josh-lober-talks-about-firstnet-certification-outlook-push-talk-over-cellular-of" 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/2018/03/josh-lober.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/Josh Lober podcast on 03-01.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=6064128">Josh Lober podcast on 03-01.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/eschat-josh-lober-talks-about-firstnet-certification-outlook-push-talk-over-cellular-of" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/ntiafirstnet/eschat-josh-lober-talks-about-firstnet-certification-outlook-push-talk-over-cellular-of#comments Long-Term Evolution Applications Critical Infrastructure Enterprise Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 02 Mar 2018 05:03:00 +0000 53791 at http://urgentcomm.com New Samsung Galaxy S9 devices include FirstNet Band 14 support, AT&T and FirstNet say http://urgentcomm.com/smartphones/new-samsung-galaxy-s9-devices-include-firstnet-band-14-support-att-and-firstnet-say <div class="node-body article-body">Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones—unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona—are approved FirstNet devices that operate on the 700 MHz Band 14 spectrum licensed to FirstNet, according to officials for FirstNet and its nationwide contractor, AT&T.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/smartphones/new-samsung-galaxy-s9-devices-include-firstnet-band-14-support-att-and-firstnet-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/smartphones/new-samsung-galaxy-s9-devices-include-firstnet-band-14-support-att-and-firstnet-say#comments Analytics Power Applications Cybersecurity Legislation Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Smartphones Mon, 26 Feb 2018 14:19:00 +0000 53731 at http://urgentcomm.com EWA: Mark Crosby discusses upcoming IWCE 2018 panels, EWA initiatives http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Enterprise Wireless Alliance President and CEO Mark Crosby previews two IWCE 2018 sessions in which he will participate as a panelist—one examining the future of spectrum allocation and another exploring T-Band challenges for public-safety and business/industrial systems. Crosby also highlights EWA’s Cevo Go mobile frequency-coordination service and plans to expand educational offerings in cooperation. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives" 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/2018/02/mark-crosby-promo-595jpgcropdisplayjpgcropdisplay1jpgcropdisplay1jpgcropdisplay1.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/Mark Crosby podcast on 02-05.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=9744384">Mark Crosby podcast on 02-05.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives#comments Land-Mobile Radio Applications Policy Spectrum/Frequency Coordination System Design EWA FCC IWCE Mon, 05 Feb 2018 21:31:00 +0000 53481 at http://urgentcomm.com