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October 04, 2022 |  Comments
First and foremost, we understand that the 4.9 GHz was, is now and will remain primarily a band allocated for use by public-safety entities. That fact is not in dispute by the industry trade associations that represent private wireless interests, for sure public advocacy groups, and those institutions whose members also serve the public welfare but fall short of the mission critical description.

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September 23, 2022 |  Comments
Multiple industry organizations submitted filings supporting the First Responder Network Authority’s (FirstNet Authority) application for renewal of its license for the 700 MHz Band 14 spectrum. The National Sheriff’s Association (NSA) also filed comments expressing some concerns about the FirstNet Authority and industry partner AT&T.

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September 13, 2022 |  Comments
No time for back tracking. No time for second guessing. An Alzheimer’s patient had wandered off from a local residence into a densely forested area of surrounding Boone, North Carolina. The terrain was hilly, radio coverage was sparse, and temperatures were dropping. The patient was elderly and wasn’t dressed for the weather; that’s about all Fire Chief Jimmy Isaacs knew about him. The other thing the chief knew was that if the patient wasn’t found in a matter of hours, the weather could prove deadly.

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September 06, 2022 |  Comments
Government authorities employ various measures to prevent illegal transmissions in restricted areas. These measures are aimed at enhancing security in critical facilities such as airports, power plants, prisons, and border crossings. Software-defined radio (SDR) technology is becoming a core component in solutions for detecting illegal transmissions and preventing intrusions in critical facilities.

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August 25, 2022 |  Comments
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority) filed an application with the FCC to renew the license for its 758 – 769/788 – 799 MHz, or Band 14, spectrum.

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August 23, 2022 |  Comments
Officials from AT&T and the Safer Buildings Coalition (SBC) detailed the organizations’ joint efforts to improve in-building coverage for first responders during the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International conference earlier this month.

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August 16, 2022 |  Comments
A National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) official detailed the results of a next-generation 9-1-1 (NG 9-1-1) grant program during the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International conference August 8 – 10.

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August 15, 2022 |  Comments
In today’s hyper geo-competitive world, businesses and governments must implement a top down cybersecurity and privacy strategy to eliminate or mitigate threats posed by competitors and adversarial nation-states.

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August 05, 2022 |  Comments
Emergency communications centers nationwide are suffering from personnel shortages, which have reached the crisis stage. All may find some relief from workforce optimization.

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August 02, 2022 |  Comments
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) division launched its Public-Safety Immersive Test Center in Boulder, Colorado in May.

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July 26, 2022 |  Comments
A variety of industry associations, service providers and user agencies responded to an FCC request for comments on the use of location-based routing for public-safety answering points (PSAPs). Many commenters focused on whether or not the FCC should require providers to provide location-based routing.

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July 19, 2022 |  Comments
For years now, the public, business community and governments have waited patiently for drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), to finally make good on their early promise.

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July 12, 2022 |  Comments
A judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois denied two Motorola Solutions motions and ordered Hytera Communications to begin paying royalties to Motorola

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June 29, 2022 |  Comments
Traditional spectrum allocation schemes entail assigning frequency bands to selected users depending on their applications and geographical location. Rapid advancements in RF technologies have increased the demand for spectrum, thereby making it necessary to look for methods that allow dynamic spectrum access. Dynamic spectrum access enables secondary users to use unoccupied frequency bands assigned to licensed users in a manner that prevents harmful interference, thereby maximizing utilization of the finite spectrum.

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June 28, 2022 |  Comments
The compliance deadlines for RAY BAUM’s Act has passed but many companies are struggling to fully comply with the requirements of the act.

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November 2022

8 - 10
Communications Marketing Conference (CMC)
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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