with tag Public Safety

Verizon Frontline Survey Reveals 5G, Network Reliability Among top Priorities for First Responders

Broadband  |  2023-09-23

5G is a must-have: Almost a quarter of respondents (23%) said they view 5G as a top priority, up from 18% last year. Another 54% this year said it was an important priority.

BDBOS Promotes Critical Communications at the 42nd Berlin Police Open Day

Narrowband  |  2023-09-22

On Sunday, September 10, 2023, the operator of the nationwide public safety TETRA network in Germany, presented itself as an exhibitor at the 42nd Berlin Police Open Day.

Somewear Labs Introduces a Novel Hybrid Mesh/Satcom Radio and Expands Communications Platform

Broadband  |   Satellite  |  2023-09-19

Node is a first-of-its-kind multi-networking device delivering a powerful combination of mesh radio and satellite capabilities for teams operating in diverse field environments.

OneWeb Launches New Foldable Terminal for Military Ops and Emergency Response

Satellite  |  2023-09-15

Manufactured by Inster (Oesia Group), it weighs just 11.8kg and has a low profile and foldable antenna design.

Handsfree Demonstrates Revolutionary R5 Fixed Vehicle Device at the Emergency Services Show Together with Airbus

Broadband  |  2023-09-15

Handsfree Group’s revolutionary R5 fixed vehicle device on show once again at this month’s Emergency Services Show 2023 together with global MCX partner Airbus Secure Land Communications.

Hytera Launches New Generation Ad-Hoc DMR Repeaters

Narrowband  |  2023-09-14

The ad-hoc repeaters are essential for public safety departments, as well as public protection and disaster relief (PPDR) agencies, to create, extend or enhance their private network coverage in remote areas, disaster sites, and major events.

Etherstack Signs Agreement with Telstra for MCX IWF Trial

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |  2023-09-13

Etherstack's offering to connect existing public safety PMR/LMR networks to carrier-hosted MCPTX is gaining global traction.

Hytera Launches New Products and Honors Local Sales Champions in Riyadh Workshop

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |   Video  |  2023-09-04

Over the past five years, Hytera and specialized by stc have made significant strides in various sectors across Saudi Arabia.

ASTRID Plans 5G Critical Communications Broadband Network in 2027

Broadband  |  2023-08-31

New management agreement provides the basis for a new 5G communication network for the Belgian emergency and security services.

German BDBOS Publishes Funding Guidelines for the Public Safety Critical Communications Data Services Program

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |  2023-08-21

The funding guideline covers a funding volume of around 20 million euros.

Motorola Solutions Equips Police Officers in German Federal State of Saxony-Anhalt with Body-Worn Cameras

Video  |  2023-08-16

Integrated video and software technology enhances officer safety, transparency and efficiency at the frontline.

FirstNet, Built with AT&T announces membership to TCCA

Broadband  |  2023-08-09

FirstNet, Built with AT&T announced its membership to TCCA, the global member-led organization working for the advancement of critical communications.

Zetron Expands Critical Communications Technology Portfolio and Global Reach with Acquisition of ‘Eagle’ Business Unit from NEC

Control rooms  |  2023-08-02

More than two-thirds of UK police forces, as well as several major European transportation hubs use Eagle solutions

Public Safety Communications Network in New Zealand Now Delivers Big Cellular Communications Capability to Support Emergency Services

Broadband  |  2023-07-26

New Zealand's emergency services now have greater mobile broadband and 28,000 square kilometres of additional coverage thanks to the debut of a world-leading critical communications cellular service.

TETRA Encryption Vulnerabilities are Unlikely to be Attempted to be Exploited with Malicious Intent, according to DSB

Narrowband  |  2023-07-26

Users of the Nødnett TETRA network in Norway, who use end-to-end encryption, have additional protection against the vulnerabilities that have been mapped.

Thailand Authority Gains Nationwide Critical Communications with Hytera TETRA Solution

Narrowband  |  2023-07-25

The modernized TETRA communications network strengthens public safety and inter-agency operations for DOPA.

French ST(SI)² Picks DMR Radio Communications Technology

Narrowband  |  2023-07-21

This robust and reliable radio technology fully meets the specific expectations of High Mountain Gendarmerie Platoons (PGHM), mountain CRS and recently specialized intervention forces.

Ubiik Acquires Developer of Advanced Wireless Communications Solutions for Mission-Critical Infrastructure, Mimomax

Narrowband  |   Critical IoT  |  2023-07-21

Ubiik, an emerging leader in Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and private LTE (pLTE) solutions, today announces the acquisition of New Zealand-based Mimomax Wireless, a provider of mission-critical communication solutions for narrowband channels.

UK Emergency Services Face £170m Bill for ‘Expensive’ Airwave System that doesn’t Provide Modern Data Services and will Eventually Become Obsolete

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |  2023-07-20

Further costs are inevitable, as current systems will be obsolete in 2028 and may need replacing again before ESN is ready.

TETRA Data Capabilities are still Under-Utilized in 2023

Narrowband  |  2023-07-11

Today, TETRA is by far the leading mobile communications system that provides mission-critical voice services to public safety and mobility workers globally and we should embrace the technology more often...