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February 05, 2019 |  Comments
Morgan O’Brien’s pdvWireless continues to evolve with an updated business model that includes leasing the company’s 900 MHz spectrum and consulting on private Long Term Evolution (LTE) as it continues to await an FCC decision on its more than four-year-old for broadband operations.

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February 04, 2019 |  Comments
As the public-safety community migrates to Long Term Evolution (LTE) broadband technology for its communications, it is imperative that standards-compliant solutions are used by everyone to ensure emergency response is not compromised by lack of interoperability between agencies.

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January 29, 2019 |  Comments
Two federally managed public-safety groups announced new leadership and released governance tools and documents for local and state public-safety officials based on work at a December meeting before the partial government shutdown.

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January 22, 2019 |  Comments
As public servants, we’ve dedicated our lives to serving our communities, putting the safety and well-being of others before our own and always doing the right thing, even if it isn’t the easiest. We’re also dedicated to speaking up when something isn’t right.

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January 18, 2019 |  Comments
Two public-safety officials discussed how effective datacasting has been to their video and data distribution efforts, complementing other broadband data services. Datacasting is technology that sends IP data over broadcast TV spectrum, and public-safety agencies are working with the America’s Public Television Stations (APTS) to access the service.

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January 16, 2019 |  Comments
Three-dimensional (3D) location has launched a second revolution in public-safety applications, promising an even greater impact than the launch of GPS technology decades before. It is worth examining how this technology works and what public-safety agencies should look for when considering the move to 3D location technology.

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January 15, 2019 |  Comments
First responders answer emergency calls daily and deal with situations where communications are critical. This includes communications with intra-agency peers and other first responder disciplines responding to an incident scene. When considering the advantages provided by current communications technology, it is unacceptable that officers from different agencies may not have the ability to share important information in the future.

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January 08, 2019 |  Comments
AT&T has completed its procurement for a second carrier-integrated mission-critical push to talk (MCPTT) provider and plans to launch Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)-compliant MCPTT solutions in the second half of the year. The carrier, which operates the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) nationwide public-safety broadband network, declined to name the second MCPTT vendor.

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January 04, 2019 |  Comments
The December quarterly Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) meetings in Sorrento, Italy, addressed standards in several areas relevant to mission-critical broadband in three separate plenary group meetings.

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December 31, 2018 |  Comments
The ongoing legal battle between Motorola Solutions and Hytera Communications, concerns about First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) interoperability with other carriers and the FCC’s work to stop the sale and importation of noncompliant radios topped MissionCritical Communications most read stories for 2018.

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December 12, 2018 |  Comments
Hytera America made available a firmware update that upgrades legacy products to the capabilities of the company’s new i-Series products. The firmware update was released in response to the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) decision to implement limited exclusion orders (LEO) and cease-and-desist orders (CDO) against Hytera Communications and its Hytera America subsidiaries.

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December 10, 2018 |  Comments
As the industry begins to adopt Long Term Evolution (LTE) for its broadband data needs and many mission-critical features are standardized in the Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) process, one area where many questions remain is LTE device-to-device (D2D) communications.

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December 04, 2018 |  Comments
Officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and public-safety agencies are looking to update and expand the communications unit (COMU) program.

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December 03, 2018 |  Comments
The first remote mission-critical push-to-talk (MCPTT) Plugtests event begins Dec. 3 and runs through end-January.

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November 30, 2018 |  Comments
A private bank catering to the rural economy said rural wireless providers will likely see short-term benefits from the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) but could see long-term competitive challenges from FirstNet partner, AT&T, along with Verizon and Motorola Solutions.

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Critical Communications World (CCW)
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30 - 4/3
International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE)
Las Vegas
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APCO Western Regional Conference
Ogden, Utah
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