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FirstNet opt-ins rise to 24 thanks to Louisiana, Texas, and Idaho

FirstNet opt-ins rise to 24 thanks to Louisiana, Texas, and Idaho

Louisiana, Texas, and Idaho have opted in to use the FirstNet radio access network (RAN) to provide broadband communications to their public safety communities, taking the number of states and territories to do so to 24.  First respnders in states t…

Sam Fenwick, 28th September 2017

New Tetra modem helps monitor UAE shipping

Airbus has developed a new LTE-compatible Tetra modem for use in an electronic verification system rolled out by UAE telecoms company Atlas. The solution will employed on behalf of the government to transmit information regarding vessels while at sea. Th…

Philip Mason, 26th September 2017
Bravo orders more TETRA infrastructure from Airbus

Bravo orders more TETRA infrastructure from Airbus

Bravo, the Saudi radio communications operator has decided to procure professional mobile radio (PMR) infrastructure from Airbus to renew the existing public safety network in Eastern Saudi Arabia. Airbus will deliver and deploy 150 TETRA base stations in…

Sam Fenwick, 25th September 2017
CCMENA: Dubai’s time to shine

CCMENA: Dubai’s time to shine

With the TCCA’s Critical Communications Middle East and Africa (CCMENA) event in Dubai fast approaching, we caught up with TCCA chair Mladen Vratonjić (pictured right) following the TCCA Board meeting that took place this week. TT: What are you exp…

Admin, 22nd September 2017
Tony Gray: Building on strong foundations

Tony Gray: Building on strong foundations

Tony Gray, the new chief executive of the TCCA, discusses his immediate priorities, its latest initiatives and his vision for the Association with Sam Fenwick SF: What do you feel is the most pressing issue for the TCCA and its members, and how will you …

Sam Fenwick, 22nd September 2017
Bravo: Saudi Arabia’s push for comms prowess

Bravo: Saudi Arabia’s push for comms prowess

(Advertisement feature) Bravo manages communications for this year’s Hajj using its new TETRA network It is impossible to completely describe all of TETRA’s success stories around the world in recent years within this article – there ar…

Admin, 22nd September 2017
The Middle East: Reaching for the sky

The Middle East: Reaching for the sky

Ahead of Critical Communications MENA, Sam Fenwick looks at some of the biggest trends in the region and the current state of its biggest projects Dubai, CCMENA’s host city, is pushing ahead with public safety LTE and ANPR technology The MENA (M…

Sam Fenwick, 22nd September 2017
Capita: Security, collaboration and mobility for public safety solutions

Capita: Security, collaboration and mobility for public safety solutions

(Advertisement feature) Have we reached a ‘tipping point’ for the security of public safety solutions? Has this year’s series of ransomware attacks shown that some key systems remain vulnerable? May 2017 saw the WannaCry ransomware at…

Admin, 22nd September 2017
ICCRA: Changing rooms

ICCRA: Changing rooms

Philip Mason discusses the newly established International Critical Control Rooms Alliance (ICCRA) with its chairman, Peter Prater Why have you decided to establish the International Critical Control Rooms Alliance? What’s the background of the o…

Philip Mason, 22nd September 2017
Smart and safe cities

Smart and safe cities

Smart and safe city projects hold much promise, but aren’t for the faint-of-heart. Sam Fenwick gathers some advice for would-be developers Urbanisation is one of the most visible trends of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Anyone looking do…

Sam Fenwick, 22nd September 2017
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