To help ensure connectivity for the race’s medical staff in areas with little to no existing infrastructure, the Verizon Frontline Response Team deployed nearly a dozen team members and more than 50 Verizon Frontline solutions, including seven Satellite Picocells on Trailers (SPOTs).
April 14, 2022
FirstNet users now have access to a dedicated fleet of more than 100 land-based and airborne portable cell sites, all at no additional charge.
June 30, 2021
The FBI is expanding its usage of FirstNet, awarding AT&T a mobility contract for additional FirstNet capabilities to support the FBI’s day-to-day and emergency operations. The agreement, valued at approximately $92 million, is the largest commitment to FirstNet by a law enforcement or public safety agency.
December 9, 2020
Pryme’s new P3 Warranty Program guarantees protection on all Pryme Premium Products (P3) for a full three years, a major upgrade from the company's previous warranty coverage of one or two years.
September 9, 2020
Together, Verizon and Mutualink are helping improve crisis response by enabling interoperable agency communications and information sharing for devices across different networks, ensuring first responders, public safety agencies, and private security personnel can share critical information when they need it most, the companies said.
May 4, 2020
L3Harris Technologies is offering its BeOn software application for free to healthcare and public safety workers, allowing users to turn their smartphones, laptops and other devices into an encrypted public safety radio.
April 28, 2020
Pryme Radio Products was supporting essential business and critical infrastructure communications long before COVID-19, and says it will continue providing support when it is needed most.
April 3, 2020
AT&T says it is aggressively expanding the LTE coverage area for its network and FirstNet public safety communications platform so more first responders and the communities they serve can access the critical communications capabilities they need.
March 9, 2020
The Wilkes-Barre Township Police Department presented its citizens with a social media inquiry to provide their input into the question of whether or not some or all of the agency's radio traffic should be encrypted.
February 4, 2020
IWCE, an annual event for critical communications technology professionals, has unveiled the full program for its 44th annual conference to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center August 24–28, 2020.
January 13, 2020
Tait Communications is expanding its TP9000 range of tough portable mobile radios with the addition of the TP9500 and TP9600 portables.
October 25, 2019
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) Board has approved the organization’s first investment opportunities to expand and enhance FirstNet, the nationwide public safety broadband network.
September 29, 2019
Sinclair Technologies, a division of Norsat International, and a leading provider of customizable land mobile radio communication solutions, has announced the launch of the Intellitune series of auto-tunable combiners that are completely automated in detecting and tuning transmitter frequencies in the field dynamically to enable flexible wireless applications.
August 5, 2019
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has authorized Verizon to offer services to public safety through the state's public safety grade wireless agreement. Verizon services include Responder Private Core, priority and preemption technology for first responders in the Commonwealth. This is the first state and local agency multi-vendor procurement in the nation for public safety grade wireless data services.
July 31, 2019
Verizon Connect Fleet for Government is designed to meet the specific workforce management needs of government customers, including vehicle inspection automation, asset visibility and management, and tools designed to simplify and streamline processes, helping improve work experience for workers in the field.
June 17, 2019