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:

Iceland selects Everbridge for countrywide population alerting


Everbridge, Inc. announced it has been selected as the winning bidder for a significant new countrywide population alerting system by a country outside of Europe, adding to recent wins in Australia... » Lees meer

Siyata Mobile announces US county increases Uniden® UV350 purchase order to over $1.0 million


Siyata Mobile Inc., recently announced that it has received an additional purchase order from its first US customer to equip their fleet of yellow school buses with its Uniden® UV350, bringing ... » Lees meer

Everbridge expands its wearable device ecosystem and strategy for employee safety


Everbridge, Inc. announced a partnership with RiskBand, a leading provider of wearable, live-monitored safety devices for organizations and their workers. The alliance is part of Everbridge’s... » Lees meer

Axon Body 3 Now Certified by AT&T for FirstNet Nationwide Public Safety Communications Platform


Axon (AAXN), the global leader in connected public safety technologies, today announced that Axon has passed carrier certification requirements to operate on the FirstNet public safety communicatio... » Lees meer

Telstra Mining Services to deploy underground LTE network in Queensland, Australia


Telstra’s Mining Services has announced the development of an underground private LTE network for South32’s Cannington mine in North West Queensland. The network is still in the pre-dep... » Lees meer

Motorola Solutions announces new microsite featuring TETRA in Portugal


Motorola Solutions announced that it has launched a new ‘Mission Critical Portugal’ microsite featuring TETRA solutions, news, videos and more for its customers in Portugal. Motorola S... » Lees meer

BT Selects Qualitest for network testing, including UK Emergency Services Network


BT has renewed and expanded its contract with Qualitest, a software testing and quality assurance company. Qualitest will support the delivery of the backbone of BT’s digital infrastructure i... » Lees meer

All Things FirstNet launches new website for public safety telecommunicators

30-08-2019 announced today a new website dedicated exclusively to public safety telecommunicators. The new site is designed to provide news and information relevant ... » Lees meer

INSTAVOX PTT to benefit from new agreement between ARCEP and French mobile operators


L'ARCEP (Autorité de Régulation des Communications Électroniques et des Postes), the French Telecommunications Regulatory Authority, has signed an agreement with mobile operato... » Lees meer

Comms Connect Melbourne program announced


The program for Comms Connect Melbourne 2019 conference and exhibition has been released, with full details of all speaker sessions, panel discussions, workshops and social events. This year’... » Lees meer

WatchGuard named to Inc. 5000 list for fifth consecutive year


WatchGuard Video, the leading provider of mobile video solutions for law enforcement, announced that it has been recognized on Inc. Magazine’s 35th annual Inc. 5000 for the fifth consecutive ... » Lees meer

Droneresponders Public Safety Alliance announce public safety UAS partnership


The DRONERESPONDERS Public Safety Alliance and the Commercial Drone Alliance, last week, announced a partnership to assist public safety UAS programs in implementing UAS technologies to yield life... » Lees meer

Hughes partners with startup to create new solutions for extending LTE coverage using helicopters, UAVs


Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, in partnership with Virtual Network Communications, Inc. (VNC), today announced new joint solut... » Lees meer

Siyata Mobile Receives $400,000 Purchase Order for First Responder End-Use Customers


Siyata Mobile announced that the Company has received a purchase order valued at $400,000 to equip first responders with its LTE Push-to-Talk Over Cellular devices and accessories.» Lees meer

Walkie Labs LLC joins DMR Association


Walkielabs, creator of WalkieFleet - Professional Voice and Video Broadband Push-to-Talk Solution, today announced that the company has joined the DMR (Digital Miobile Radio) Association as a cate... » Lees meer

‘Connected by Safety’, Latin America Children Learning How to Identify and Respond to Emergencies


For the eighth year in a row, the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions, reaffirmed its commitment to Latin American children and communities thr... » Lees meer

APCO 2019: Zello makes enterprise-grade PTT service free to first responders


Zello today announced that its enterprise-grade solution is now available at no cost to first responders, eliminating common challenges related to budget, inter-agency communication and radio cover... » Lees meer

APCO 2019: Vintra Joins L3Harris Technologies’ Mission Critical Alliance


Vintra, an industry-leading maker of video analytics powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence announced that they are a member of the L3Harris Technologies Mission Critical Alliance ... » Lees meer

APCO 2019: Tecore Debuts First Tactical 5G-Ready Network in a Box


Tecore’s network in a box specifically designed for mission critical public safety network coverage will be featured at this years APCO event. According to Tecore Networks, the requirements n... » Lees meer

APCO 2019: Sinclair Technologies launches the Intellitune series of auto-tunable combiners


Sinclair Technologies announced the launch of the INTELLITUNE™ series of Auto-Tunable Combiners that are completely automated in detecting and tuning transmitter frequencies in the field dyna... » Lees meer

Sonim launches XP8 on Verizon's global network


Sonim Technologies, a leading U.S. provider of ultra-rugged mobility solutions designed specifically for public safety and task workers physically engaged in their work environments, today announce... » Lees meer

CentralSquare’s unified, nationwide 911 system is the top innovation at APCO 2019


CentralSquare announced that it will participate in the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials’ (APCO) Annual Conference being held August 11-14, 2019, in Baltimore, MD. Exhibi... » Lees meer

APCO 2019: ONE Media, Sinclair To Tout 3.0 emergency communications benefits on how Next Gen TV can help the public safety community.


A group of broadcast industry players and technology providers spearheaded by ONE Media and Sinclair Broadcast Group will demonstrate how the public safety community can leverage ATSC 3.0 to improv... » Lees meer

Elisa tests private LTE network with Ericsson


Elisa announced it's piloting a private 4G mobile network at its premises in Finland, in cooperation with Ericsson. The operator sees growing demand from businesses for their own secure capacity an... » Lees meer

Significant growth in global public safety LTE critical communications industry


The public safety LTE communications market worldwide is projected to grow by US$3.8 Million, guided by a compounded growth of 25.9%. Staying on top of trends is essential for decision makers to le... » Lees meer

AT&T workforce manager and AT&T enhanced PTT available on FirstNet ready Siyata Mobile UV350


Siyata Mobile Inc. announced that the AT&T Workforce Manager enterprise application is now available on the Uniden® UV350 in-vehicle phablet through AT&T. AT&T Workforce Manager is an award-win... » Lees meer

ESChat and MSI complete P25 ISSI Interoperability testing.


ESChat announced that it now supports ISSI Interoperability with the Motorola ASTRO P25 and VESTA P25 systems, supporting private calls & group calls over both Phase I & II configurations.» Lees meer

Extremely clear calls during first ESN London Underground test


Last Tuesday evening marked a very special milestone on the road to delivering the new Emergency Services Network in the UK— the very first call made on a moving London Underground Tube train... » Lees meer

Everbridge announces the acquisition of NC4


Everbridge, Inc., today announced the acquisition of NC4, a leading global provider of threat intelligence solutions that empower businesses, government organizations, and communities to assess and... » Lees meer

Australian Radio Communications Industry Association expands partnership program


The Australian Radio Communications Industry Association (ARCIA) has implemented changes to expand its partnership program and open it up to a wider range of participants, suppliers and associated ... » Lees meer