Applications http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33621/more en 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 FirstNet is coming. Are you prepared? http://urgentcomm.com/blog/firstnet-coming-are-you-prepared <div class="node-body blog-body">FirstNet is inching its way toward creating a nationwide wireless broadband network that will vastly improve the delivery of public safety services to 320 million people. With numerous trials underway, many of the public-safety officials we’ve spoken with are anxious to get started, but they’re just not sure where to begin.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/firstnet-coming-are-you-prepared" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/firstnet-coming-are-you-prepared#comments Long-Term Evolution Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Cybersecurity Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet NetMotion View from the Top Mon, 16 May 2016 18:48:00 +0000 45791 at http://urgentcomm.com What’s up with WhatsApp for emergency communications? http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-s-whatsapp-emergency-communications <div class="node-body blog-body">When terror struck Brussels last month, one thing that quickly became evident was how much more needs to be done to ensure effective and efficient communications for first responders worldwide.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-s-whatsapp-emergency-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/what-s-whatsapp-emergency-communications#comments Incident Command/Situational Awareness Applications Federal Government/Military Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government DHS NTIA/FirstNet View from the Top Thu, 07 Apr 2016 18:51:00 +0000 44521 at http://urgentcomm.com Zello: Company demonstrates broadband push-to-talk functionality with LMR, multimedia capability http://urgentcomm.com/applications/zello-company-demonstrates-broadband-push-talk-functionality-lmr-multimedia-capability <div class="node-body video-body">Zello brands itself as a walkie-talkie application that can turn any smart device into a push-to-talk device. The app also features picture messaging, message playback and radio-interfacing abilities. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Derek Prall </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/applications/zello-company-demonstrates-broadband-push-talk-functionality-lmr-multimedia-capability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/applications/zello-company-demonstrates-broadband-push-talk-functionality-lmr-multimedia-capability#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Applications Enterprise Interoperability Video Wed, 06 Apr 2016 23:32:00 +0000 44381 at http://urgentcomm.com