Public Safety

What role will 5G play in delivering critical communications?

15 October, 2021 by Jason Johur* | Supplied by: The Critical Communications Association (TCCA)

TCCA released a white paper detailing the impact 5G will have on the work of critical users.

IoT devices: cybercrime easy target

14 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Nord VPN

Almost 89% of Australians have some kind of IoT device in their households: most are unprotected.

Everbridge's public warning platform live across Australia

14 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Everbridge

Australia's emergency alert system provides population-wide alerting.

Transforming safety through technology

13 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

A Motorola Solutions study discovered how the pandemic changed expectations for safety while fuelling technology advancement.

New Zealand Police take a Tornado upgrade

08 October, 2021 | Supplied by: MiMOMax Wireless Ltd

Multiple channels and low audio latency meet requirements for NZ Police.

Drone deployment to prepare first responders

01 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Paladin

Houston-headquartered Paladin is a start-up business building a custom drone hardware and software solution for cities to be able to respond to emergencies faster and with better data for first responders.

Pandemic accelerates demand for and adoption of technology for public safety

30 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

A report identifies a safety movement driving public safety and enterprise innovation.

Enabling collaboration in public safety services

24 September, 2021 | Supplied by: oneM2M

Coordination suffers when responders and connected things can't easily communicate with each other.

Father and son rescued thanks to GME

03 September, 2021 | Supplied by: GME Pty Ltd

Rescue unlikely if not for VHF and EPIRB on board.

Putting emergency comms up in the air

03 September, 2021 by Maxwell Maurice, physicist and electronics engineer at the US National Institute of Standards and Technology. | Supplied by: National Institute of Standards and Technology

Trialling use of drones to expand critical comms in emergency areas.

AFAC bushfire outlook for spring 2021

27 August, 2021

Dangerous in the north-east but less so in the south-east.

US guide on single sign-on for first responders

27 August, 2021

Reliable mobile device authentication mechanisms, which do not hinder delivery of emergency services, are required.

Blackberry launches water monitoring solution

10 August, 2021 | Supplied by: BlackBerry Australia Pty Limited

The autonomous and intelligent solution has helped a municipality save nearly $1 million in operating expenses.

WA Police use mobile app to spend more time in community

05 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

Solution puts essential information at officers' fingertips and gives officers more time for community policing.

Drones provide emergency comms during China's recent floods

29 July, 2021

China deployed UAVs to aid emergency communications and conduct damage assessment in areas affected by recent floods.

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