Top 5 stories: Week of July 6-10
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Los Angeles City Council votes to halt construction of Los Angeles Regional Interoperable Communications System (LA-RICS) public-safety LTE cell sites in the city—a move that could undermine the largest first-responder broadband project in the country, according to several sources.
Some comments regarding a proposal to realign the 900 MHz band to make room for broadband while preserving space for narrowband indicate a lingering hope that utility and critical-infrastructure entities could secure dedicated broadband spectrum, but an attorney for the Enterprise Wireless Alliance says that she does not “see any realistic likelihood that that is going to happen.”
Alpharetta, GA — Power Products is pleased to announce that Eddie McCarthy has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. Eddie has considerable experience in international sales, as well as an extensive operations and financial background. “His broad skill set and LMR industry experience at a senior level will enable Eddie to contribute in a significant way to the continued growth of Power Products. We welcome him to the Power Products management team and know that his experience and leadership will help us improve customer s