Public Safety

Queensland SES to transition to GWN

15 June, 2018

South-east Queensland's 79 SES groups will transition to the Government Wireless Network over the next two years.


PSTA launches new public safety tech alliance

14 June, 2018

A new public safety technology alliance will ensure interoperability and open standards for all broadband wireless communications and related technology.


Queensland commits to upgraded comms, mobility

13 June, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

The Queensland Government has committed to continuing the deployment of upgraded communications and mobility technology for first responders.


Is it time for a public safety blockchain?

13 June, 2018 by Ged Griffin

Blockchain technologies hold the promise of improving the trust, security and stability of public safety communications networks.


Motorola upgrades emergency comms in Portsmouth

12 June, 2018 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

First responders in the City of Portsmouth will receive upgraded mission-critical radio equipment from Motorola Solutions as part of a multimillion-dollar contract.


Omnitronics helps AVCG keep 2500 km of coastline safe

12 June, 2018

The Australian Volunteer Coast Guard is using Omnitronics' DX-Altus to maintain communications along 2512 km of the Australian coastline.


India's TRAI recommends a hybrid PPDR network

06 June, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

A broadband PPDR network based on LTE using private and public networks should be rolled out nationwide, according to India's regulatory authority.


Using UAS to extend mission-critical comms

05 June, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

A new report from NPSTC outlines the benefits of using unmanned aircraft systems for communications support.


ICASA releases 2018 spectrum plan

29 May, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

South Africa's regulator has published its 2018 plan, incorporating aims for PPDR and IMT mobile broadband.


Motorola LXN 500 LTE broadband network infrastructure

28 May, 2018 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

The Motorola LXN 500 LTE ultraportable broadband network infrastructure is a small, light, full-power broadband network.


Springfield chooses Motorola incident response software

25 May, 2018

Command centre software for the City of Springfield Real-Time Analysis Center will be provided by Motorola Solutions.


Comms leaders hold public safety broadband talks

25 May, 2018

Government leaders from more than 20 countries have gathered in Belgium to discuss wireless broadband and its application for emergency responders.


European public safety 5G agreement signed

25 May, 2018

A cooperation agreement to foster 5G developments for public safety stakeholders has been signed in Europe.


Mackay's upgraded police comms centre

23 May, 2018

This new centre joins the state-wide Triple Zero network, and when people in the Mackay-Whitsunday region need help, they will be calling and speaking with a local.


The united states of FirstNet

23 May, 2018 by Bill Schrier

We're at the beginning of a 25-year-long journey into the future of emergency communications, says FirstNet's Bill Schrier.


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