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AT&T/FirstNet Readies Super Bowl LVII Communications
Inside the stadium, AT&T has deployed more than 2,000 wireless network antennas supported by approximately 12 miles of fiber and power cables. Outside the stadium, 64 outdoor antennas have been installed supported by 15 miles of fiber and power cables.
February 8, 2023
FirstNet Authority Approves $190M for Network Enhancements
“The budget enables the FirstNet Authority to plan for future capabilities on the network, so it evolves with technology and delivers the tools public safety needs to keep themselves and their communities safe.”
August 17, 2022
'FirstNet and Family’ Simplifies Connectivity for First Responders
Today AT&T is introducing a more streamlined approach for first responders and their families to get the best of both worlds from the FirstNet public safety network and AT&T’s commercial network, resulting in significant savings for eligible customers through “FirstNet and Family.”
August 10, 2022
AT&T Launches First-Ever Nationwide Location-Based Routing for Wireless 911 Calls
Through this new “Locate Before Route” feature from Intrado, AT&T can quickly and more accurately identify where a wireless 911 call is coming from by using device GPS and hybrid information and then route the call to the correct 911 call center.
May 10, 2022
Super Bowl LVI: Gameday Communications
Investments in preplanning and equipment by FirstNet and Verizon ensured that officers working Super Bowl LVI had the voice and data connectivity they needed before, during, and after the event.
March 31, 2022
iHeartRadio’s First Responder Fridays with FirstNet, Built with AT&T Honor LEOs
iHeartMedia and FirstNet, Built with AT&T, announced "iHeartRadio's First Responder Fridays with FirstNet, Built with AT&T," a special four-week tribute series honoring first responders on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 28, 2020
Nationwide LTE Coverage Expanded to Support AT&T and FirstNet Subscribers
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
POLICE Webinar Focuses on IoT Innovations for First Responders
AT&T and POLICE will be offering a free Webinar Oct. 3 at 11:00 a.m. PT/2:00 p.m. ET to discuss the new technologies that are being developed with, or available to, first responders to allow organizations to be more efficient and effective.
September 19, 2019
New FirstNet Cell Sites Launch in NC to Support Public Safety
Two new purpose-built cell sites in Warren County, NC, are part of the FirstNet network expansion taking place in North Carolina to bring increased coverage, capacity, and capability to first responders across the state.
August 9, 2019
New FirstNet Cell Site to Support Wisconsin Public Safety
First responders serving the Red Cliff Reservation in Wisconsin will soon be getting a boost in their access to broadband communications with the addition of a new, purpose-built cell site. The site is part of the FirstNet network expansion taking place in Wisconsin.
June 4, 2019
Mutualink and AT&T Partner to Enhance Interoperable Communications
AT&T announced that it has entered an agreement to resell Mutualink to enhance interoperable communications for public safety.
May 21, 2019
Panasonic Announces Two FirstNet Ready Toughbook Devices
Panasonic has announced that the Toughbook 33 (CF-33 EM7511) and Toughbook 54 (CF-54 EM7511) are FirstNet Ready, so they have been tested and approved for use on the FirstNet communications platform.
April 24, 2019
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