Applications http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33621/more en Mobile analytics can help public safety optimize its FirstNet usage http://urgentcomm.com/blog/mobile-analytics-can-help-public-safety-optimize-its-firstnet-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">Mobile analytics have emerged as a better way to access a true picture of how first responders, mobile devices and applications are using bandwidth, allowing agencies to make smarter mobile deployment decisions.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/mobile-analytics-can-help-public-safety-optimize-its-firstnet-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/mobile-analytics-can-help-public-safety-optimize-its-firstnet-usage#comments Analytics Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Tracking, Monitoring & Control NTIA/FirstNet View from the Top Thu, 04 Jan 2018 22:12:00 +0000 53161 at http://urgentcomm.com Kennedy, Karp leaving FirstNet to start new company focused on public-safety broadband http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/kennedy-karp-leaving-firstnet-start-new-company-focused-public-safet <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet President TJ Kennedy and FirstNet Chief Counsel Jason Karp will be leaving FirstNet at the end of the year to start a new company early next year that will focus on helping technology firms develop broadband solutions that will meet the needs of public-safety users.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/kennedy-karp-leaving-firstnet-start-new-company-focused-public-safet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/kennedy-karp-leaving-firstnet-start-new-company-focused-public-safet#comments Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government NTIA/FirstNet Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:05:00 +0000 52971 at http://urgentcomm.com Sonim Technologies: CEO Bob Plaschke describes key takeaways from first-responder comms event http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/sonim-technologies-ceo-bob-plaschke-describes-key-takeaways-first-re <div class="node-body video-body">Sonim Technologies CEO Bob Plaschke discusses some of the public-safety-communications innovations and collaboration showcased during the “The Future of First-Responder Technologies” event conducted Dec. 7 in Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/sonim-technologies-ceo-bob-plaschke-describes-key-takeaways-first-re" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/sonim-technologies-ceo-bob-plaschke-describes-key-takeaways-first-re#comments Long-Term Evolution Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Interoperability NG-911 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Tracking, Monitoring & Control NTIA/FirstNet Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:34:00 +0000 52911 at http://urgentcomm.com Tualatin Valley: Chief Mike Duyck discusses technology's impact on fire service http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/tualatin-valley-chief-mike-duyck-discusses-technologys-impact-fire-service <div class="node-body video-body">Chief Mike Duyck of Tualatin Valley (Ore.) Fire & Rescue, explains how technological improvements provide firefighters with data-driven tools that make them more effective, particularly by providing unprecedented situational awareness before and during an incident. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/tualatin-valley-chief-mike-duyck-discusses-technologys-impact-fire-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/fireems/tualatin-valley-chief-mike-duyck-discusses-technologys-impact-fire-service#comments Analytics Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Fire/EMS Tracking, Monitoring & Control Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:10:00 +0000 52771 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions completes deal for Kodiak Networks http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-completes-deal-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="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-completes-deal-kodiak-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-completes-deal-kodiak-networks#comments Land-Mobile Radio Applications Enterprise P25 Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Motorola Solutions Mon, 28 Aug 2017 18:03:00 +0000 51771 at http://urgentcomm.com Motorola Solutions: Anatoly Delm highlights capabilities of LTE backpack http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-anatoly-delm-highlights-capabilities-lte-backpack-0 <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="http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-anatoly-delm-highlights-capabilities-lte-backpack-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/motorola-solutions/motorola-solutions-anatoly-delm-highlights-capabilities-lte-backpack-0#comments Long-Term Evolution Tower & Site Applications Coverage & Interference Public Safety APCO Motorola Solutions Sun, 27 Aug 2017 18:48:00 +0000 51751 at http://urgentcomm.com 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