Australia's future public safety mobile broadband system was a hot topic at Comms Connect Sydney.
Motorola Solutions has completed the rollout of a new mobility managed service for Victoria Police, with 9398 mobile devices loaded with smart applications.
Airbus has become a pioneer SMVNO for public safety in Mexico and Latin America, launching the MXLINK secure virtual network for Mexican authorities.
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority wants to hear from businesses able to contribute to a national service for distress beacon collection and disposal.
The NSW Telco Authority has issued a request for tender to select a new managed network provider for the NSW government radio network.
More than 600,000 device connections are signed up to FirstNet across more than 7250 public safety agencies, according to AT&T.
More than 5000 agencies across the US have signed up to FirstNet, with more than 425,000 active connections on the mobile broadband network.
The next step has been taken on the road to enabling a pan-European mobile broadband system for public protection and disaster relief.
Having gathered feedback and suggestions from industry, Finland's authorities are now on track towards implementing a national PSMB system.
The ESN, data privacy, drones and technological change were some of the topics of focus at BAPCO's annual conference, writes Ian Thompson.
Marine Rescue NSW, on behalf of both itself and Surf Life Saving NSW, has called for expressions of interest for the provision of radio maintenance services.
Australia is making progress on the path to national public safety mobile broadband, but there's still a lot of work to be done.
Participants in Europe's BroadWay public safety mobile broadband pre-commercial procurement project have met in Brussels to move the project forward.
At part of Comms Connect in Melbourne, Ranjan Bhagat from Zetron Australasia made a presentation about next-gen control room solutions.
The Australian Control Room Network Association's recent conference has solidified the sector's vision for the future.