Solution provides wireless connectivity, tracking and management of enterprise vehicles—from forklifts to maintenance trucks—that operate inside of warehouses, and maintenance and distribution facilities, so they cannot be reached by GPS-based automated-vehicle-location (AVL) solutions.
Intrado’s Emergency Assist solution enables wireless carriers to locate at-risk subscribers, in order to help public-safety agencies locate them, even if they haven’t dialed 911; the solution is so easy to use, all the carrier needs to do is type in the subscribers 10-digit number and click “Find.”
Gary Parsons, CEO of NextNav, talks about improvements that have been made regarding indoor location, along both the vertical and horizontal axis, during last week’s Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) conference in Anaheim, Calif.
NetMotion Wireless announced Mobility 10, a major release of its VPN solution–formerly known as Mobility XE–that includes new features designed to give enterprise IT teams greater flexibility and control of broadband use via a wider variety of devices.
Dhiren Chauhan of Motorola Solutions talks about the company's recent collaboration with Scott Safety, which manufactures self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) for firefighters, at the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) conference in Anaheim, Calif.
Reducing the number of devices that firefighters must carry is an important goal, but it may prove challenging to get radio, breathing apparatus and sensor vendors onto the same page; as a result, the answer may need to come from the military.