Applications en Motorola Solutions completes deal for Kodiak Networks <div class="node-body article-body">Motorola Solutions announces that it has completed its purchase of Kodiak Networks, the push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) provider that has partnered with AT&amp;T and other carriers to offer carrier-integrated PTT solutions that have complemented or replaced land-mobile-radio (LMR) systems during the past few years.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Applications Enterprise P25 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Motorola Solutions Mon, 28 Aug 2017 18:03:00 +0000 51771 at Motorola Solutions: Anatoly Delm highlights capabilities of LTE backpack <div class="node-body video-body">Anatoly Delm, Motorola Solutions’ director of global infrastructure marketing, describes the features of the LXN 500 LTE Ultra Portable Network Infrastructure, an LTE backpack that delivers eNodeB, evolved-packet-core (EPC) and application-server functionality in a 30-pound form factor that can be carried to difficult-to-cover locations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Tower & Site Applications Coverage & Interference Public Safety APCO Motorola Solutions Sun, 27 Aug 2017 18:48:00 +0000 51751 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Applications Interoperability Public Safety APCO Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:05:00 +0000 51591 at What to expect at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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 PSCR awards $38.5 million in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Applications Funding Public Safety Test and Measurement Tracking, Monitoring & Control NIST/PSCR Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:21:00 +0000 51001 at Pryme teams with Zello, others to provide accessories in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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 West Safety Services: John Martyn demonstrates application integration with 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Public Safety IWCE Intrado Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:10:00 +0000 50131 at JVCKENWOOD USA: James Jones showcases company's integration with 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Applications Enterprise Personnel Monitoring IWCE Kenwood Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:06:00 +0000 50121 at 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 ESChat announces plans to support 3GPP mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) functionality in future versions of product <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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution 3GPP Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:17:00 +0000 48251 at