with tag Associations & Government/Industry bodies

PCTEL’s David Adams Named President of Safer Buildings Coalition (SBC) Board of Directors

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |  2023-09-01

PCTEL Public Safety Network Testing Expert Takes on Leadership Role in SBC’s Mission of Eliminating In-Building Wireless Dead Zones

ETSI MCX FRMCS Plugtest Report Launched

Broadband  |  2023-08-28

The observations from the Plugtests events provide essential feedback to 3GPP Working Groups as work continues in 3GPP and ETSI FRMCS specifications.

DRUID and Nokia Team up at UBBA Summit and Plugfest

Broadband  |  2023-08-24

With extensive experience and expertise in critical communications in the utilities sector, the DRUID team will present a portable private cellular network at the event and collaborates with Nokia to support exhibitors at the event.

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.

University of Malaga, Spain to Host 8th ETSI MCX Plugtest

Broadband  |  2023-07-27

This MCX Plugtests event's objective is to verify the compatibility of various implementations utilizing various scenarios based on 3GPP Mission Critical Services.

ETSI & TCCA Provide Statement on TETRA Security Algorithms Research Findings Publication

Narrowband  |  2023-07-26

The research uncovered some general areas for improvement in the TETRA protocol, as well as weaknesses in the TEA1 algorithm, which is classified for general use.

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.

New Members Join DMR Association

Narrowband  |  2023-07-19

The association is concentrated on expanding the feature set of DMR with additional functions in addition to running an equipment compatibility testing and certification program.

Emergency Services Heroes Celebrated as Control Room Awards 2023 Salute Life-saving Community

Control rooms  |  2023-07-14

Critical Communications technology supports efficient and effective emergency services responses, but an absolutely key factor in successful incident management is the extraordinary skill, professionalism and dedication of the people in control rooms.

RFUANZ Announces the 2023 'RFUANZ Award Winners'


The RFUANZ Industry Excellence Awards has been introduced to celebrate outstanding achievement, recognise and acknowledge the many forms of excellence we see in our industry.

British APCO Welcomes Leonardo as Corporate Member


Leonardo joins British APCO as Gold member

Dubai Wins Bid to Stage Critical Communications World 2024

Messaging  |   Control rooms  |   Narrowband  |   Broadband  |   Satellite  |   Video  |  2023-06-13

The Dubai Government’s Secure network provider Nedaa will support the critical communications sector showpiece as Host Operator in collaboration with the Department of Economy and Tourism.

Next G Alliance Maps the Future of 6G for Public Safety Communications and other Vertical Markets

Broadband  |   Satellite  |   Critical IoT  |   Video  |  2023-05-04

According to the Alliance, technologies for precise location, NR-sidelink and integration of terrestrial (TN) and NTN including UAVs are amongst the technologies that will be important in driving public safety in the 6G era.

Ericsson Joins L3Harris Mission Critical Alliance

Narrowband  |   Broadband  |  2023-05-02

The MCA is a strategic partner program for technology providers with a common goal of advancing the capabilities, compatibility, and security of mission critical communications solutions.

Industry leaders back special awards dedicated to unsung heroes of the emergency services

Control rooms  |  2023-05-02

The awards celebrate the incredible, selfless work of individuals and teams who go above and beyond in police, fire, ambulance and coastguard control rooms, as well as in other critical control operations.

Critical User Experience Experts BYNE Announce Membership of The Critical Communications Association

CCR  |   Broadband  |  2023-04-24

BYNE, specialists in working with users to make critical operation environments less complicated, have become the latest members of TCCA, the global member-led organisation working for the advancement of critical communications.

New ETSI Standard Enables Next Generation Emergency Services Communications

Broadband  |  2023-04-11

New specification allows multimedia calls with video, text, photos to emergency services.

Airspan Joins EUWENA

Broadband  |  2023-04-06

The European Users Wireless Enterprise Network Association (EUWENA) today announced that Airspan Networks has joined the association.

HMF Continues as PMeV Board Chair for Another two Years


Board members unanimously re-elected Chief Strategy Officer Bernhard Klinger as their chairman at the PMeV general meeting last week in Berlin.

One-Day ARCIA Conference in Perth a Great Success!


On Wednesday 22nd March, Australian Radio Communications Industry Association (ARCIA) got the critical communications community back together for a one-day conference and Networking Dinner in Perth.