Public Safety

Radio technology gives independence to elderly

02 April, 2007 by Elizabeth Latham, Journalist

Wouldn't it be great if there was a way that elderly people with dementia or long-term conditions could maintain their independence and continue living in their home without someone looking over their shoulder 24 hours a day?


Radio set to bounce into 2006 and beyond

11 January, 2006 by Mike Smyth

Recent natural and man-made disasters have demonstrated the importance of radiocommunications to the basic functioning of society. In spite of many beliefs that the mobile phone would spell the demise of two-way radio, the industry is buoyant with growth


Underground system gets it all together

11 September, 2005 | Supplied by: Rohde & Schwarz (Australia) Pty Ltd

A trunked radio system in Bangkok's underground railway enables the system to carry out maintenance, deal with emergencies, give train information to passengers and tell the control centre where the train is via induction loops laid in the tunnels


The year of going wireless

11 September, 2004

With wireless technology such as Wi-Fi becoming ever more popular and commonplace, Sean Casey from Intel takes a look at the year that really saw it take off and at the trends for the coming years


The place of wireless

11 August, 2004 by Trish Messiter*

Wireless has been well received ever since the first wireless radio transmission over the Atlantic Ocean by Marconi almost a century ago. Since that time the technology has been harnessed to suit myriad applications


Tactical combat radio

23 February, 2004 | Supplied by: http://www.ericsson.com.au/

Marconi's tactical combat radio provides robust and effective short range communication for soldiers, security forces and emergency services.


Tactical combat radio

17 December, 2003 | Supplied by: Ericsson Australia Pty Ltd

Marconi's tactical combat radio provides robust and effective short range communication for soldiers, security forces and emergency services.


Extending the wireless reach within

11 November, 2003 | Supplied by: Radio Frequency Systems Pty Ltd

As the call for greater mobile communications coverage rings out around the world, wireless distributed communication systems are continuing their invisible and inexorable advance.


Trunking repeater technology - old principles for new applications

11 November, 2003 by Frits van Enk, Managing Director, Radio Systems Technologies | Supplied by: Radio Systems Technologies

With many radio communications businesses facing increased competition from the cellular industry, one Australian company is applying old principles to overcome the modern challenge


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