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February 27, 2018 |  Comments
The number of 800 MHz interference cases reported has decreased significantly since 2011 because of 800 MHz reconfiguration. However, new rules may result in the resurgence of some interference in the spectrum environment. On March 24, 2017, the FCC released rule changes that allow commercial cellular system licensees to use higher overall power levels and employ power spectral density (PSD) metrics to assess those power levels.

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February 20, 2018 |  Comments
In a data-centric world, interoperability takes on a whole new meaning. In public-safety references, it is the ability to share information from any source with any first responder across any network. This is the goal, and while attainable, it will take a lot of work.

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February 20, 2018 |  Comments
With the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) beginning to officially announce its first subscribers, FirstNet officials and public-safety users on that network need to think about the data they are collecting and transmitting and how to store, protect and analyze it.

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February 15, 2018 |  Comments
Both technology-focused and nontechnology-focused grants can help local law enforcement agencies acquire or improve their technology, including First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) services, with the right planning and approach.

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February 13, 2018 |  Comments
Rural deployment will not be an afterthought to urban deployment during the buildout of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), AT&T, FirstNet and state officials said during a webinar hosted by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA).

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February 06, 2018 |  Comments
First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) subscribers offered more details on their service features, specifically quality of service, priority and pre-emption (QPP).

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February 05, 2018 |  Comments
High exposure to RF radiation (RFR) in rodents resulted in tumors in tissues surrounding nerves in the hearts of male rats, but not female rats or any mice, according to draft studies from the National Toxicology Program (NTP). Overall, there was little indication of health problems in mice related to RFR, an NTP statement said.

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February 02, 2018 |  Comments
The false alert of a nuclear attack on Hawaii is an inexcusable, but hardly isolated, example of the fragility and fragmentation of America’s emergency alerting system. False alarms are dangerous because they lead to complacency when real danger threatens. Even worse is when alerts fail to reach endangered people in real disasters — or when alerts are never sent in the first place. As natural and manmade threats persist and increase, it is clear that our alerting system is not up to the task of serving the mobile and connected America of the 21st century.

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January 30, 2018 |  Comments
During recent disasters such as the 2017 U.S. hurricanes and wildfires, public-safety answering points (PSAPs) in the disaster areas received a flood of nontraditional requests for emergency service over social media.

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January 23, 2018 |  Comments
Bill Springer of Illinois' First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) team outlines the state's efforts to educate agencies about the UHF T-band spectrum giveback, which requires the FCC to auction the spectrum by 2021.

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January 16, 2018 |  Comments
First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) representatives plan to continue meeting with the public-safety community to discuss operational issues around mobile data. The meetings will likely be regional versus state specific, said Bill Schrier, FirstNet senior advisor, from the CES show last week in Las Vegas.

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January 09, 2018 |  Comments
Project 25 (P25) radio standards now provide a method of authenticating subscriber radios for operation on P25 trunked radio systems.

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December 28, 2017 |  Comments
The final four states that had not announced an opt-in or opt-out decision opted in to their First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) state plans on the final day to make a decision. New Hampshire reversed course and opted in as well.

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December 19, 2017 |  Comments
A Verizon executive affirmed the company’s commitment to public safety and said the carrier is still actively working with some states on potential opt-out scenarios to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet).

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December 18, 2017 |  Comments
JVCKENWOOD announced plans to acquire Radio Activity, a Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) manufacturer based in Milan. The Italian company develops relay systems compatible with DMR-compliant digital radio systems.

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