Public Safety

Cooperation for mission-critical communications

09 December, 2019 by Ron Parks

State-of-the-art technology is only part of the communications equation — working together is even more important.

New HQ to bolster SA emergency services' capabilities

04 December, 2019

SA's emergency services' incident response capabilities are set to get a boost with the help of a new, purpose-built command centre.

Tasmania's ESCAD implementation completed

04 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Fujitsu Australia

Fujitsu has completed the implementation of an Emergency Services Computer Aided Dispatch system for Ambulance Tasmania.

Tribhuvan International Airport installs TETRA network

02 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Sepura

Tribhuvan International Airport has installed what's said to be Nepal's first TETRA network in a bid to improve communication, workflow and safety.

Inmarsat launches GX5 satellite

02 December, 2019

Airline passenger Wi-Fi and maritime and government connectivity across Europe and the Middle East are set to expand with Inmarsat's GX5 satellite.

Thousands of satellites to launch under new system

29 November, 2019

Thousands of non-geostationary satellite orbit systems will soon be deployed under a new milestone-based regulatory procedure.

Nokia joins Spark's preferred vendor list for 5G rollout

22 November, 2019

Nokia is set to deploy its RAN equipment at over 200 sites throughout NZ after being named a preferred vendor for Spark's 5G rollout.

GE Nett deploys Sepura radios to help boost worker safety

07 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Sepura

Norwegian electricity grid owner and operator GE Nett has deployed Sepura's SC20 and SC21 radios to improve its operations' safety and efficiency.

Hytera comms used for SCO meeting

07 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Hytera Communications (Aust) P/L

Hytera's radio systems helped secure attendees' safety at the 18th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of Member States of the SCO.

Prioritising public safety in MNOs' LTE and 5G networks

05 November, 2019 by Barbara Noonan, Head of Public Sector APAC, Nokia | Supplied by: Nokia Australia

Prioritisation on LTE and 5G networks is technically feasible, but there are a number of legal issues that need to be carefully addressed, says Nokia's Barbara Noonan.

Barrett radios for Chilean ambulance, hospital network

29 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Barrett Communications Pty Ltd

Barrett's radio systems are helping to strengthen and secure ambulance and hospital communications in Chile, thanks to a recent contract with SAMU.

Majorcan buses' radio systems arrive in digital age

24 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Teltronic

Majorcan buses' radio systems are coming into the digital age, thanks to a new deal between Teltonic's partner, Level Electronics, and EMT.

SAR compliance in Australia

23 October, 2019 by Chris Zombolas, EMC Technologies | Supplied by: EMC Technologies

The possibility of harmful effects of EMR has forced regulators to introduce SAR measurement standards for mobile and portable transmitting devices.

Victoria's Supplementary Alerting Service app getting closer

21 October, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Work is proceeding on Victoria's Supplementary Alerting Service app, which will supplement the Emergency Alerting System used by emergency services personnel.

Next Generation Triple Zero is coming

16 October, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Australia's long-awaited Next Generation Triple Zero (000) service will be introduced in stages, beginning in 2020.

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