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The long road ahead

18/04/2018

(Sponsored content) This year’s roundtable at IWCE focused on how the US LMR market will adapt once FirstNet and mission-critical LTE mature and are adopted by many organisations

Keeping your cool

18/04/2018

Wearable sensors hold much promise as a way to better manage first-responders’ health and comfort while working in hot or dangerous environments. Sam Fenwick looks at what the technology has to offer

Taking off in Brazil

28/03/2018

São Paulo's Guarulhos International Airport is showing the way for mission-critical radio communications in Brazil. Gilson Pozzati, of DAMM Cellular, talks to Richard Lambley

ISI: Making the connection

02/03/2018

Richard Martin reviews progress on Inter System Interoperability and draws some conclusions on best practice for future projects

Mexico’s melting pot

02/03/2018

Unlike many countries, Mexico’s critical communications market is home to a number of different technologies, all jostling for supremacy. Sam Fenwick has the details

On high alert

07/02/2018

(Advertisement feature) A dedicated emergency paging network assures super-reliable callouts at affordable cost

Analogue radios in an IP World

07/02/2018

(Advertisement feature) TC Communications discusses how leased line users affected by ageing copper networks can embrace the new world of IP without any loss of audio quality

Will the TETRA radio turn into a smartphone?

06/02/2018

TETRA radio manufacturers are divided on whether to make their devices more like smartphones or stick with traditional form factors. Richard Martin weighs up the pros and cons of each approach

The Critical Network of Things’ backbone

06/02/2018

Brian Back, founder and CEO of Radio Data Networks, discusses his concerns about the use of IoT on third-party carriers for mission-critical applications, and TETRA as a backbone for remote ...

P25: Here to stay

06/02/2018

The P25 two-way radio standard is more than 25 years old but continues to be widely used by public safety agencies, particularly in the USA. James Atkinson takes a look at its current development ...

Flexibility breeds resilience

04/12/2017

(Advertisement feature) DAMM’s decentralised network architecture enables mission-critical networks to grow quickly, while keeping total cost of ownership to a minimum

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