Karthik Rangarajan, vice president of marketing for E.F. Johnson, talks about new versions of the company's Viking multiband radio–including one designed specifically for firefighters–at the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials conference in Anaheim, Calif.
What will FirstNet have to consider when trying to help establish an ecosystem that will create devices that will meet public safety’s requirements at an affordable price? Listen to tomorrow’s Urgent Communications webinar for the answers.
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) this year embarked on a monumental and unprecedented task, which is to build the first nationwide broadband communications network for first responders. One of the most challenging aspects of the project is one that will need to be tackled in the earliest stages: how to create an economic model that not only will result in the network being built, but also will ensure its long-term sustainability.
Ira Gore, director of national sales for ModUcom, speaks with UC Editor-in-Chief Glenn Bischoff, about the company’s new tablet device, as well as new text and video capabilities targeted to the hearing-impaired community, during this week’s National Emergency Number Association (NENA) conference in Charlotte, N.C.