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Samsung completes Australia's first demo of MC-PTT solutions

21 June, 2024 by Yong Chang* and Matthieu Guyot^, Samsung Electronics

Samsung has powered an ongoing trial of its Mission Critical Push-to-X (MCPTX) solution to help Australia with its Public Safety Mobile Broadband (PSMB) efforts.


Telstra opens Public Safety Experience Centre on Gold Coast

13 June, 2024

Open to visitors by appointment, the centre will offer live demonstrations of a variety of public safety capabilities enabled by Telstra's network.


CGI joins program to deliver UK's Emergency Services Network

29 May, 2024 by Lauren Davis

Consulting firm CGI has been selected as the Technology Delivery Partner for the Emergency Services Mobile Communications Programme across England, Scotland and Wales.


SmartConnect extends comms reach for VRA Rescue NSW

20 May, 2024

SmartConnect will enable VRA to gain secure access to NSW's Public Safety Network, which is used by more than 50,000 first responders and emergency personnel across the state.


Hytera SC880 5G Body Camera

17 May, 2024

Hytera's SC880 5G Body Camera is a smart device featuring ultra-high-definition (UHD) video recording and live streaming.


The critical drive for technological innovation in emergency services

08 May, 2024 by Michael Dyson

A new report from SOTI reveals that 97% of first responders encounter issues with their mobile devices, highlighting a critical need for technological transformation in the sector.


Some 4G devices may not reach Triple Zero following 3G sunset

21 March, 2024

The Australian Government is working with industry to create a new working group to support the planned switchover from 3G to 4G.


Police Department Deploys Axon's Next Generation In-Car Video System Connected by Cradlepoint

01 March, 2024

Axon's Fleet 3 is the latest connected in-car camera system that integrates seamlessly with the Axon network via Cradlepoint.


St John WA selects Omnitronics for ambulance dispatch

19 February, 2024

St John WA has commenced implementation of the omnicore Enterprise Dispatch system, with the service now live with the State Operations Centre and across metropolitan operations.


Major investment to evolve and expand FirstNet in US

15 February, 2024

The FirstNet Authority and AT&T have announced a 10-year, $8 billion investment in the future of FirstNet — the USA's public safety network.


Axon Body Workforce body cameras

09 February, 2024

The cameras are lightweight, customisable and integrated with Axon's real-time operations and evidence management technology.


Emergency comms vital to Gansu earthquake rescue efforts

16 January, 2024

In the aftermath of the December quake, Caltta Technologies mobilised a dedicated emergency support team equipped with cutting-edge communications technology.


Motorola comms services support NSW SES, Telco Authority

19 December, 2023

Motorola Solutions' SmartConnect service will extend the reach and capacity of the NSW SES's mission-critical radio communications, while its broadband push-to-talk service will support the state's Emergency Services Organisations.


Telstra announces support initiatives for disaster season

18 December, 2023

Telstra has announced a range of new initiatives to support Australians during a challenging summer of natural disasters, including an emergency roaming simulation.


Axon Body 4 body-worn camera

30 November, 2023

The Axon Body 4 is a next-generation body-worn camera that provides high-quality footage with additional perspectives, streamlined operations and real-time communications support.


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