Critical Comms News

Mission Critical Comms News covers a combined overview the latest and most important news messages, articles, journals and blogs on voice and data communications, from leading sources within the Critical Communications Industry. Here you can find the latest information on technologies like: TETRA, Mission Critical LTE, DMR, P25 and Critical Messaging as well as supportive technologies such as Public Safety Drones, IoT and Wearables. If you feel articles are missing, please let us know:

C3 supports Curaçao Police and 14 security companies with TETRA technology


Last week, KPC (Curaçao Police) along with 14 security companies signed a cooperation agreement, called the Magnolia Covenant. An agreement that will take steps towards increasing security o... » Lees meer

Comtech awarded $14.2 million multi-year contract extension to provide enhanced 9-1-1 technologies to U.S. tier one carrier


Comtech Telecommunications Corp., a world leader in secure and highly reliable communication technology, announced that during its second quarter of fiscal 2020, its Safety & Security Technologies ... » Lees meer

BK Technologies receives USD 2.1 Million P25 radio order from California state agency


BK Technologies Corporation recently announced that its operating subsidiary received an order totaling approximately $2.1 million for BK KNG2-Series radios and related accessories from a Californi... » Lees meer

Motorola Solutions Ranks Third in Category on Fortune's List of ‘World's Most Admired Companies’


Motorola Solutions this week was recognized on Fortune magazine’s 2020 list of “World’s Most Admired Companies,” ranking No. 3 in the industry category of “Network and... » Lees meer

SEE Telecom renews radio transmission system on A8 motorway tunnels in France


SEE Telecom has just successfully delivered the renewal of the radio transmission system for the portion of the A8 motorway which links Nice (Côte d'Azur) to La Turbie in Southern France. Sev... » Lees meer

Sonim Technologies names Denny as EVP of sales, Graff as CMO


Sonim Technologies, Inc., announced the addition of Randy Denny as executive vice president of sales, and John Graff as chief marketing officer. Denny and Graff are accomplished business leaders wh... » Lees meer

ADVA demos Europe’s first 5G rail deployment supporting communications for train companies, freight operators and passengers.


-ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that it has successfully demonstrated Europe’s first 5G rail deployment in an operational environment. Using a combined optical and microwave transport soluti... » Lees meer

Purple Cow Industries provides consistent and secure communications across its operations with Vertel Push to Talk over Cellular (PoC)


Purple Cow Industries, a leading construction waste management and skip bin provider across the Sydney metropolitan area, has chosen Vertel’s Push to Talk over Cellular (PoC) service to enhan... » Lees meer

DHS S&T Awards SecuLore Solutions for cybersecurity of emergency communicators


The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) awarded $750,000 to SecuLore Solutions, an Odenton, Md.-based cybersecurity company, to improve and increase the r... » Lees meer

Mutualink adds AT&T veteran Tina Chester to key management position


Mutualink, Inc., a leader in interoperable communications for homeland security, public safety and private security, is pleased to announce that AT&T veteran Tina Chester joins the company as Senio... » Lees meer

Barett delivers emergency communications for Chinese fire and rescue teams


Barrett Communications announced that they have recently supplied HF radio communications equipment to the Chinese Ministry of Emergency Management for use by the Bureau of Fire and Rescue and Bure... » Lees meer

Brussels Airport is building its own private 5G network


For the development of a private 5G network, Brussels Airport Company has entered into a strategic partnership with the Finnish company Nokia and the Belgian operator Citymesh. In the first phase, ... » Lees meer

Iridium secures formal approval for global critical communications maritime service


Iridium Communications Inc. IRDM has secured formal approval from the International Mobile Satellite Organization to provide Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) service. The maritime... » Lees meer

Mutualink appoints Joe Mazzarella as President


Mutualink, Inc. announced that its board of directors has appointed Joe Mazzarella as Mutualink President. Mark Hatten will continue in his current role as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of t... » Lees meer

Mission Critical Partners acquires Black & Veatch’s public safety consulting business


Mission Critical Partners (MCP), a leading public safety consulting and information technology (IT) support services firm, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Black & Veatch’... » Lees meer

Transport for London PoC communication system goes live


Transport for London (TfL) announced the 'go live' of the Transport for London new Push To Talk over Cellular (PoC) service for their Bus Operators. This is one of the most complex integrations see... » Lees meer

Infrastructure Networks Teams with Nokia to expand private 4G/5G LTE network coverage across major U.S. energy basins


Infrastructure Networks, Inc. announced today that it has completed a major expansion of its private LTE network, adding capacity in existing areas, doubling geographic coverage and upgrading the n... » Lees meer

USSOCOM awards L3Harris $100M upgrade VSAT contract


U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has awarded L3Harris Technologies a five-year with options, $100 million contract to upgrade and extend the service life of its existing fleet of approxima... » Lees meer

Siyata Mobile appoints Jason DePue as US VP Sales


Siyata Mobile Inc. announced the appointment of Jason DePue as VP Sales for AT&T/FirstNet accounts effective immediately. DePue is an experienced sales executive with a demonstrated history a... » Lees meer

The Public Safety LTE market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 20.2% from 2019 to 2024


Reportlinker announced that the Public Safety LTE market is projected to grow from USD 4.7 billion in 2019 to USD 11.7 billion by 2024; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 20.2% from 2019 to 2024. ... » Lees meer

Avtec awards interoperability certification to Synergon and NICE


Avtec awarded its “Works with Scout” gold certification to two logging recorder vendors: Synergon Solutions and NICE. To earn gold certification—the top compatibility level—... » Lees meer

Cubic announces FirstNet Band 14 certified radio gateway solution


Cubic Corporation announced its Cubic Mission Solutions (CMS) business division’s Vocality Radio over IP (RoIP) gateway is the first in its class RoIP solution to receive First Responder Netw... » Lees meer

WalkieLabs appoints Ingenso Limited as it’s distribution partner for the UK


WalkieLabs, the developers behind the WalkieFleet PoC platform, have appointed Ingenso Limited as it’s distribution partner for the UK. The decision was formally agreed at the recent PMRExpo ... » Lees meer

iCERT lobbies FCC for public safety technology


In keeping with its mission to champion public safety technology providers, representatives of iCERT visited with both the FCC Chairman's Office and the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (... » Lees meer

Siyata Mobile receives $900K in purchase orders for 4G/LTE PoC devices


Siyata Mobile Inc. announce that the company has received two purchase orders totalling over $900,000 for its connected vehicle and Push to talk over Cellular (PoC) solutions. One order from a new ... » Lees meer

Motorola Solutions powers B.Link Indy video surveillance platform in Indianapolis


Motorola Solutions is powering the B.Link Indy initiative that is connecting the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) with security camera systems owned by businesses and homeowners a... » Lees meer

City of St. Louis Launches Upgraded NotifySTL Emergency Alert System


In the event of a natural disaster, severe weather or local emergency, people in the City of St. Louis will now have an improved way of finding out about vital information. Effective immediately, t... » Lees meer

Entropia Integrates TETRA with Broadband


TETRA operator Entropia recently announced that it has integrated ComBus Broadband Push-to-Talk solution with TETRA. The ComBus system consists of an easy-to-use ComBus PTT application that can be ... » Lees meer

Tait Communications Celebrates 50 Years


In 1969, Angus Tait formed a small company, designing and assembling mobile radios. Today, Tait supplies communications solutions to industries all over the world. The future holds more exciting in... » Lees meer

PMRExpo 2019: an event with global reach


The PMRExpo 2019 was a top worldwide event with global reach: on 26-28 November 2019, more than 230 national and international exhibitors from 22 countries and all continents gathered in Cologne to... » Lees meer