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August 16, 2017 | Comments
Verizon announced it plans to build and operate a private network core dedicated to public safety and make priority access and pre-emption services available to public safety “when necessary and at no charge.”

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August 15, 2017 | Comments
Southern Co. subsidiary Southern Linc entered into a partnership with the Huntsville-Madison County’s (Alabama) 9-1-1 Dispatch Center (MadCo 9-1-1) for mission-critical Long Term Evolution (LTE) service. The service is expected to be available in Huntsville and Madison County in the second quarter of 2018.

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August 14, 2017 | Comments
Verizon plans to submit proposals to statewide requests for proposals (RFPs) for alternative radio access networks (RANs) to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) state plans and continue to “be a very viable choice for public safety,” said a Verizon executive.

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August 11, 2017 | Comments
Scott Edson, executive director of the Los Angeles Regional Interoperable Communications System (LA-RICS), provides an update on the combined Project 25 (P25) and Long Term Evolution (LTE) project.

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August 11, 2017 | Comments
Two states with early builder networks have already decided to opt in to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), while specific details about the future of the states’ early builder networks are still unclear.

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August 11, 2017 | Comments
The state of North Carolina released a request for proposals (RFP) for the design, installation and operation of a statewide broadband wireless system to serve North Carolina public-safety entities. The RFP is intended to provide an alternative to the offer from the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet).

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August 08, 2017 | Comments
Change is inevitable. During the past 127 years, the fire service witnessed the transformation from the use of a fire alarm box to dispatch centers. The first fire alarm call box was put into service in the 1880s to telegraph a location code to the central fire station when the lever was pulled in the box. As technology progressed, the fire service actively transitioned to dispatch centers that would receive and disseminate calls for service all over a city, county or jurisdiction.

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August 08, 2017 | Comments
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced his decision to accept the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) and AT&T state plan to deliver a wireless broadband network to the state’s public-safety community, making Montana the 12th state or territory to opt in to FirstNet.

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August 04, 2017 | Comments
Two northern border states — Michigan and Maine — opted in to the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet).

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August 04, 2017 | Comments
Motorola Solutions reported higher revenue and earnings for the second quarter, and executives said they continue to see customers invest in Project 25 (P25) for the long term.

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