The NSW Telco Authority found itself in the thick of battle during the bushfires, working to maintain emergency communications and restoring damaged sites.
In these two videos we see first-hand the role radiocommunication plays when simulating an airport emergency, followed by what happens during the real thing.
Most companies are still looking to deploy and refine 5G, but NTT Docomo is already looking ahead to evolved 5G and 6G.
Fully interoperable and always available integrated dispatch systems will continue to be of key importance, says Zetron's Ranjan Bhagat.
A communications team based in Hawaii was tasked with enhancing satellite communications for Australian military personnel assisting with firefighting efforts.
JVCKENWOOD and subsidiary EF Johnson have been awarded a $40 million, three-year contract from the California Highway Patrol for the supply of digital radios.
The changes would enable emergency services to locate people in distress even when they have not made a call to the 111 emergency phone number.
A new $1.36 million artificial intelligence voice monitoring system will help emergency call-takers identify callers showing signs of cardiac arrest.
The Netherlands' new C2000 TETRA emergency service communications network is now operational, following a successful migration from the old system overnight on 27/28 January.
FirstNet can call on a fleet of 72 wheeled deployables plus three flying cells on wheels and one aerostat.
AT&T is meeting all of its FirstNet contractual coverage and adoption milestones, but there is some room for improvement in certain management aspects.
Federal Minister for Communications Paul Fletcher has visited teams helping to restore bushfire-affected radio tower sites on the NSW South Coast.
The Public Safety Communication Europe December meeting brought together more than 100 participants from 15 countries.
A government and industry roundtable has assessed the bushfires' effects on telecommunications, and agreed on measures to examine hardening networks.
The new standards cover core elements of the NG112 architecture as well as the sending of location data to public safety access points via AML.