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January 19, 2021 | Comments
Utah awarded Federal Engineering, Inc. a contract to support the Utah Communication Authority (UCA) during the implementation of statewide next generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1).

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January 19, 2021 | Comments
Mission Critical Partners (MCP) appointed Darrin Reilly CEO. Kevin Murray, the former CEO, was appointed executive chairman of the firm’s board of directors. The changes take effect February 1.

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January 19, 2021 | Comments
Comtech Telecommunications announced that during its second quarter of fiscal 2021, Comtech Solacom Technologies, a division of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment received a next-generation 9-1-1 (NG 9-1-1) services contract to provide its Guardian call-handling solution to the Toronto Police Service, supporting the largest 9-1-1 center in Canada and one of the largest cities in North America.

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January 19, 2021 | Comments
The National Public-Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) submitted a petition for reconsideration of the FCC’s new 4.9 GHz rules.

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January 19, 2021 | Comments
In comments on the FCC’s decision to allow commercial use in the 4.9 GHz band, public-safety entities continued to oppose the decision and push the FCC to vacate, while other industry organizations showed support for the effort but said strong FCC oversight is needed for the new rules to succeed.

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January 14, 2021 | Comments
The Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced awards for two collaborative projects totaling $1.5 million to develop advanced homeland security technologies in the areas of threat detection and 3D mapping.

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January 14, 2021 | Comments
The Arlington County (Virginia) Emergency Communications Center (ECC) became one of the first centers in the nation to implement capabilities that allow fire and EMS dispatchers and supervisors to deliver critical emergency communications services no matter where they are.

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January 14, 2021 | Comments
The FCC officially terminated its proceeding on auctioning the T-band spectrum. The action follows the repeal of the mandate that the FCC auction off the spectrum by 2021.

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January 14, 2021 | Comments
An outage on a communication provider’s network caused some disruptions to 9-1-1 services in eight Minnesota Counties January 11.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
GeoComm promoted Amanda Romaine to assistant vice president of marketing and partner management.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
Everbridge announced that its mass notification system will be used to help keep Washington, D.C., residents and visitors safe and informed in the days leading up to and during the presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C. on January 20.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
French radio communications specialist ETELM was recognized for its work to help establish a COVID-19 mobile medical facility in Italy. The project, which was a deployment of a mobile laboratory called the Biological Light Field Laboratory for Emergencies (B-LiFE), won at the International Critical Communications Awards 2020 in the category of “Best use of critical communications in public safety.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
Mission Critical Electronics (MCE) announced the appointment of Mark Kroh as president of Power Products and its network and industrial business, which is comprised of American battery Charging and Newmar Power.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
Teltronic together with its local partner, Forte Comunicaciones, was selected by various municipalities in the Mexican state of Nuevo León to deploy critical communications networks based on TETRA technology.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
The FCC denied a petition from the Florida Department of Corrections (DOC) seeking reconsideration of a license termination.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
The FCC denied a request from the city of Custer, Oklahoma, asking for reconsideration of a license termination.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
The FCC granted a request from Lincoln County, Maine, to allow the county to modify its travelers’ information station (TIS) to allow an antenna height of 32 meters at the TIS transmitter site.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
Anterix announced that it has begun an initial deployment of 900 MHz spectrum with Xcel Energy for a private LTE network. Motorola Solutions will provide the network at two existing Xcel sites in Minneapolis.

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January 13, 2021 | Comments
An Illinois judge reduced the total amount of damages that Hytera Communications owes Motorola Solutions in a theft of trade secrets case from $764.6 million to $543.7 million.

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
In 2020, GeoComm worked with the Radcliff (Kentucky) Police Department to review the current state of the geographic information system (GIS) data being used at its emergency communication center (ECC).

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
The city of Longueuil in Quebec, Canada, chose the Omnitronics omnicore radio dispatch system to connect buses en route with operators at the city’s central command and communications center. The system is earmarked for installation and commissioning in 2021.

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
Airbus and its local partners GuangZhou Topcom and Beijing Smart & Speedy signed a contract to provide hybrid communications services to Guangzhou Baiyan International Airport and its adjacent airports.

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
Brave Technology Coop, the cooperative behind a suite of tools and services that detect accidental overdoses and alert frontline responders, and RapidSOS announced a partnership to reduce the risk of accidental drug overdose fatalities for individuals across the United States.

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
In a letter to the FCC, Southern Company asked to FCC to refrain from taking any actions that expand unlicensed use of the 6 GHz band until after rigorous testing of unlicensed use has occurred.

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January 12, 2021 | Comments
A U.K. appeals court set aside freezing orders against Hytera and its U.K. subsidiary that froze the companies’ assets and prevented them from moving them out of the country. In April, the U.K. High Court approved a request from Motorola Solutions for a freezing order that prevented Hytera from moving up to US$345.7 million in assets out of the country.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
GeoComm announced a strategic reorganization to align with its Public Safety Location Intelligence strategy.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
Wireless Supply hired Steve Dean, a veteran of the wire and cable industry, as its new vice president (VP) of sales and marketing.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
The CBRS Alliance, an industry organization focused on driving the development, commercialization and adoption of OnGo shared spectrum solutions, announced it is expanding its mission to encompass Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) technologies operating in shared spectrum bands around the globe, leveraging its members’ successes in commercializing the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band in the United States. To align with this broader objective, the organization is changing its name to the OnGo Alliance.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
Airgain acquired privately-held NimbeLink, a leader in cellular industrial internet of things (IoT) solutions and services. The addition of NimbeLink’s embedded modem products and asset tracking solutions is key to Airgain’s ongoing strategy to expand its penetration of the multibillion-dollar industrial IoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) markets.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
President-elect Joe Biden nominated Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo for the secretary of commerce position. Raimondo must be confirmed by the U.S. Senate once Biden’s term begins.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
A recent study from market research firm Global Market Insights found the demand for private LTE market is anticipated to grow at an incremental rate based on increasing adoption of connected devices that require a reliable and secure communications network. Rapid urbanization and industrialization are driving the need for advanced communications technologies that are capable of handling smart logistics and manufacturing.

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January 11, 2021 | Comments
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) joined forces with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (NASA JPL) to develop critical technology that will allow first responders to more accurately locate their team members in burning buildings.

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January 06, 2021 | Comments
John Facella became the president of the Radio Club of America (RCA) Jan. 1. Facella followed Carroll Hollingsworth who served as an RCA board member for 20 years.

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January 06, 2021 | Comments
The Project 25 Compliance Assessment Program (CAP) released several updated P25 CAP documents related to Inter-RF Subsystem Interface (ISSI) and Console Subsystem Interface (CSSI) conformance testing.

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January 06, 2021 | Comments
A group of public-safety, critical infrastructure and industry organizations asked a federal appeals court to remand the FCC’s recent order allowing unlicensed use in the 6 GHz band for stronger safeguards against interference to critical microwave links.

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January 05, 2021 | Comments
Ondas Holdings announced today the first commercial shipment of its Mercury software-based radio platform to a major North American Class I rail customer.

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January 05, 2021 | Comments
ESChat announced availability of its second-generation Android product, as the company continues to build upon its position in the broadband push-to-talk (PTT) market.

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January 05, 2021 | Comments
A Christmas morning bombing in Nashville knocked out FirstNet services for several hours due to commercial power outages and the exhaustion of backup power sources.

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January 05, 2021 | Comments
2020 was a busy year for the industry as the COVID-19 pandemic forced first responders to find new ways to provide services and a variety of regulatory actions drastically changed the spectrum landscape.

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January 04, 2021 | Comments
As it has since 2017, the ongoing worldwide legal battle between Hytera Communications and Motorola Solutions once again dominated RadioResource International’s most read stories in 2020.

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