M/A-Com to provide IP network to Florida
Lowell, MA-based M/A-COM, a division of Tyco Electronics, has been selected by Florida’s Municipal Public Safety Communications Consortium of Palm Beach County, FL, to provide its Opensky wireless IP network for public safety communications.
The system will be deployed in as many as 30 municipalities in Palm Beach County. The agreement, which includes two phases spanning the next 18 months, calls for M/A-COM to provide infrastructure equipment, subscriber equipment and implementation services for a countywide, digital voice and data wireless network. Phase I of the contract will be about $8 million.