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Carter County Commission votes down $3.5 million bid for countywide communications system | News | johnsoncitypress.com

ELIZABETHTON — In a special called meeting on Monday evening, the Carter County Commission soundly voted down a bid of $3,428,687.40 for a new countywide communications system that would have provided up-to-date radio communication for 10 agencies, including law enforcement, emergency medical services, and fire departments. The motion was to vote down the $3.5 million … Continue reading Carter County Commission votes down $3.5 million bid for countywide communications system | News | johnsoncitypress.com

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Motorola Solutions buys proptech startup Openpath

CULVER CITY, Calif. — John Kedzierski was stuck. Standing in a mostly empty parking lot outside of an affiliate office near Dallas, Kedzierski, the senior vice president at Chicago-based Motorola Solutions, forgot his badge that would allow him entry into the building. "At the beginning of this year, offices were still mostly empty," said Kedzierski, recalling … Continue reading Motorola Solutions buys proptech startup Openpath

Waveband Communications Attends 2021 APCO Conference and Expo

Waveband Communication will attend APCO 2021 in San Antonio, Texas showcasing two-way radio accessories to public safety professionals. "Attending conferences like these allow us to meet with public safety officials from across the country and learn about the latest innovations in the communication industry”Taylor Thomas ELDERSBURG, MARYLAND, USA, July 27, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Waveband Communications, … Continue reading Waveband Communications Attends 2021 APCO Conference and Expo

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How to Select the Best GPS Tracking System for your Fleet of Vehicles or Business Assets

Rather than bringing in a person to sit in the passenger seat to monitor vehicles and drivers on the road, various GPS technologies can ensure you know what's going on from your office or any other location. Again, this is a top solution to ensure vehicles are operating efficiently and drivers are responsible and safe … Continue reading How to Select the Best GPS Tracking System for your Fleet of Vehicles or Business Assets

Learn About Assured Wireless

The critical communications industry is built on professionals who are consistently pushing for more effective, efficient, and safe communications technology. Engineers work to ensure that emergency responders can stay in touch with one another within dangerous environments. They develop technology that keeps people connected, both the public and those protecting the public. Assured Wireless is … Continue reading Learn About Assured Wireless

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Verizon and Ericsson in USD 8.3 Billion 5G deal

Landmark $8.3 billion USD, multi-year agreement expands long-standing partnershipEricsson will deliver industry-leading 5G solutions, including Massive MIMO, EricssonCloud RAN and software to strengthen and expand Verizon's world-class 5G network PRESS RELEASE JUL 16, 2021 04:30 (GMT +00:00) Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) today announces a landmark multi-year agreement with Verizon to provide its industry-leading 5G solutions to … Continue reading Verizon and Ericsson in USD 8.3 Billion 5G deal

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How to Choose the Best SATCOM for your Agency

SATCOM or satellite communication is an effective and efficient tool for communication. This technology is important because it is another way to communicate in remote areas in critical conditions. Two of the best companies in SATCOM technology are Viasat and Iridium. There are two types of satellite communication technology—full system installation and phones. Viasat and … Continue reading How to Choose the Best SATCOM for your Agency

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Conventional Vs. Trunked Radio Systems

Conventional and trunked radio systems are critical communications technology that was created to keep those like emergency personnel, in touch. Almost all emergency personnel use two-way radios to stay in contact during critical situations. From firefighters working in dangerously loud environments to EMS workers responding to remote areas, emergency personnel need reliable communication to keep … Continue reading Conventional Vs. Trunked Radio Systems

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Narrowband VS. Broadband: A Side-by-Side Comparison

Narrowband and broadband are two common terms you will come across if you're in the market looking for home internet providers. These two technical terms can make choosing a new internet provider a challenging process. So, what is the difference between narrowband and broadband? What's a broadband internet, and what is the difference between broadband … Continue reading Narrowband VS. Broadband: A Side-by-Side Comparison

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How to Select the Best Body Camera for Police Officers in 2021

Body cameras are becoming increasingly common in police and security forces. The debate about their efficacy in police efficiency and accountability, as well as public trust, is raging on more than ever before. As a result, police departments on state and city levels are making body-worn cameras compulsory for uniformed officers. Regardless of the laws … Continue reading How to Select the Best Body Camera for Police Officers in 2021