Digital Licensed Mobile Radio Beats Analog for the First Time in 2017

Tetra | Dmr | Lte | P25 | 2018-01-18

According to IHS Markit’s Ryan Darrand, senior analyst, critical communications, the number of digital licensed mobile radio (LMR) users exceeded the number of analog users for the first time in 2017, with over 24 million digital users.

Motorola Solutions Implements Nationwide TETRA Communications Network for the Police of Moldova

Tetra | 2018-01-18

Motorola Solutions has signed a contract with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Moldova for the expansion of their mission-critical TETRA communications network.

World's Leading Start-Up Event Communicates with Hytera DMR

Dmr | 2018-01-18

With Riedel Communications providing the comprehensive radio communications infrastructure, the 10th annual Slush conference —drawing high-profile speakers and nearly 20,000 attendees — was executed perfectly in Helsinki Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2017.

Sprint Gives Business Customers Enhanced Connectivity with Next Gen. Push-To-Talk

Lte | 2018-01-18

Sprint officially launched Sprint Direct Connect Plus (SDC Plus), Sprint's next-generation push-to-talk solution.

Motorola Solutions Investment in Gunshot-Detection Technology Pays Back


According to Crain's Chicago Business, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital made a solid return on its investment in ShotSpotter, a manufacturer of of technology that detects gunshots.

Zetron’s M360 Desktop Remotes Now Support Kenwood NX-5x00 and EFJohnson TK-5x30 Series Radios

Dmr | P25 | 2018-01-15

Zetron, a leading provider of mission-critical communication solutions announces its M360 Desktop Remotes now support Kenwood NX-5x00 and EFJohnson TK-5x30 P25 series radios.

TETRA Operator Entropia Acquires Mobitex Network

Tetra | 2018-01-14

Entropia group today announced that it has acquired the Belgian-Dutch national mobile data network "Mobitex" from RAM Mobile Data.

Catalyst Awarded Patent to enhance Incident Command Operations for Critical Radio Communications


The company’s patent describes an innovative process for combining field deployable dispatch and control of radio systems with various control capabilities of radio communications protocols.

Into the future with Hytera – stronger together in Central and Eastern Europe

Tetra | Dmr | Lte | 2018-01-12

Professional mobile communications of top quality and highest security standards, latest innovations and proven solutions, united in 1 global group of companies: Hytera offers the most comprehensive portfolio of TETRA, DMR & LTE technology solutions.

HAAS Alert in the Spotlights at CES 2018 & Listed in the GovTech100

Messaging | 2018-01-12

At CES 2018, HAAS Alert was putting a spotlight on cellular V2V and the impact it’s having on connected automobiles, public safety and smart infrastructure.

ASTRID Celebrates 20 Years of Public Safety Communications in Belgium During User Days 2018

Tetra | Lte | 2018-01-11

The date for the next ASTRID User Days is fixed.The 7th edition of the two-day user days will take place on October 3 and 4, 2018 at the Square Brussels Meeting Center.

Anne Arundel County Gets $48 Million Public Safety Radio System Upgrade

P25 | 2018-01-11

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh today announced a $48.4 million capital construction contract to replace and improve the public safety radio system in the County.

City of Philadelphia Adopts New VESTA 9-1-1 Call Handling Solution


The geodiverse VESTA 9-1-1 solution allows the city of Philadelphia to have a two-host system for total redundancy and confidence in providing 9-1-1 service.

P25 Systems Specialist Atlanta Communications Joins BearCom

P25 | 2018-01-10

BearCom Group, Inc. US largest and pre-eminent provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions for two-way radios and other voice and data technologies, today announced that Atlanta Communications Company has joined the BearCom Group.

IWCE 2018 Announces Keynote Presentations from AT&T Business, FirstNet and Verizon Enterprise Solutions


Thaddeus Arroyo, CEO, AT&T Business and Michael Poth, CEO, FirstNet to discuss the first Nationwide Public safety Broadband Network; Michael Maiorana, SVP, Federal Government, Verizon Enterprise Solutions will discuss industry insights.

Hytera Mobilfunk Selects Marcin Białczak to Strengthen its Eastern European Team


Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH will be strengthened with the addition of Marcin Białczak who has joined the Sales Team on 1 January 2018 to head up the Eastern Europe section.

Next Generation Nødnett in Commercial Mobile Networks

Tetra | Lte | 2018-01-09

With a RFI, DSB (Directorate for civil protection and emergency planning) queries if it is realistic to run the next generation Nødnett on a commercial mobile network.

Former President of FirstNet, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board


RapidSOS today announced that TJ Kennedy, former President of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board.

Gainesville Regional Utilities Extends Federal Engineering Contract To Support Radio System Implementation

P25 | 2018-01-08

GRUCom, the telecoms division of Gainesville Regional Utilities in Gainesville, Florida has extended the Federal Engineering, Inc. contract to provide tech support during the upgrade of its current radio comms system to an interoperable P25 system.

EMYNOS Pilot Connects Next Gen. Emergency Services Communications with the Control Room

Tetra | Lte | 2018-01-08

The EMYNOS pilot took place at the premises of the Austrian Red Cross- Regional branch Steiermark, on 20th December 2017and gathered representatives from different sectors, ranging from end users to members of the telecommunication ́s industry.