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: info@mcc-resources.com


Push to Talk over Cellular Market Is Projected to Grow Significantly to Reach US$ 5,658.0 Mn by 2026

14-02-2019

Persistence Market Research (PMR) recently published a report titled "Push-to-Talk Over Cellular Market – Global Industry Analysis 2013-2017 and Market Forecast 2018-2026." In this report, PM... » Lees meer

PERSPECTIVE: 3 Ways to Prepare for Communications Convergence

14-02-2019

There is significant progress being made in LMR, LTE and mobile deployable technologies to improve communication and, as a result, situational awareness. Planning is highly complex, deployment risk... » Lees meer

CommUSA joins forces with BearCom Group, Inc.

13-02-2019

BearCom Group, Inc, US largest and pre-eminent provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions for voice, video and data technologies, announced today that CommUSA, located in Escondido... » Lees meer

Bob Craycraft joins BearCom as Chief Executive Officer and President

12-02-2019

The BearCom Group, Inc., North America’s largest provider & system integrator of push-to-talk wireless voice, video, & data solutions, announced the addition of new CEO and President, Bob Cra... » Lees meer

Wireless Pacific releases Firefront™ remote speaker microphone solution

12-02-2019

Wireless Pacific has released the Firefront™ solution specifically for mobile teams requiring instant and secure at scene communications, in full duplex handsfree mode, whilst always tethered... » Lees meer

Why upgrading Hytera DMR radios to Firmware R9.0 makes sense

11-02-2019

Hytera has launched a new generation of innovative features for its Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) portfolio including repeaters, mobiles and portable radios, with the introduction of the new R9.0 firm... » Lees meer

pdvWireless and NREL partner to validate the use of private LTE networks to enhance the resilience of next generation distribution systems

11-02-2019

pdvWireless (PDV) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the Department of Energy's (DOE) primary national laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and developme... » Lees meer

When 911 Goes Down: Why voice network security must be a priority

11-02-2019

An estimated 240 million calls are made to 911 in the US each year. With the US population estimated at more than 328 million people as of November 2018, this means each US resident makes, on avera... » Lees meer

UK PMR distributor Syndico commits to exhibit at PMRExpo 2019

11-02-2019

After a hugely successful event in November 2018, UK distributor Syndico said it will be exhibiting at PMRExpo 2019 in Cologne, Germany. After becoming the first independent UK PMR distributor to e... » Lees meer

Sonim releases rapid deployment kit "RDK"

07-02-2019

Sonim just released its latest Sonim Rapid Deployment Kit "RDK" in Yellow and Orange with a few additional features that include the latest Cradlepoint COR IBR900-1200M router.» Lees meer

Digi International launches intelligent edge computing router for critical assets

07-02-2019

Digi International, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, today introduced the Digi® IX14, an ultra-reliable, secure, industrial LTE router i... » Lees meer

NIC4 to deliver VSAT support for Iraq Ministry of Defence

07-02-2019

US-based NIC4, a division of Network Innovations Group, has received a foreign military sales (FMS) delivery contract for the Iraq Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) very small aperture terminal (VS... » Lees meer

Finalists Announced for Control Room Awards 2019

07-02-2019

Finalists have been announced for major awards celebrating the unsung heroes of critical control rooms. The APD Control Room Awards 2019 attracted almost 400 nominations from emergency services and... » Lees meer

JVCKENWOOD Donates KENWOOD Viking P25 Radios to Hamilton Southeastern School District

06-02-2019

JVCKENWOOD donated ten (10) KENWOOD Viking VP5000 portable radios to Hamilton Southeastern School District. The radios will be used by the District's safety personnel to ensure that the officers ar... » Lees meer

Finish Railways now able to use the VIRVE TETRA network

06-02-2019

Frequentis has implemented the Unified Railway Communication and Application (URCA) system to fulfil the FTA’s need for a cost saving transitional solution to the future GSM-R replacement. Fi... » Lees meer

Chickasaw County hears proposal to link emergency communications into state-wide system

05-02-2019

Chickasaw County’s ( a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi) need for a radio communications project inches along after the supervisors heard potential plans for a system linking t... » Lees meer

Commissioners issue emergency radio system upgrade RFP in Randolph County, NC

05-02-2019

The Randolph County Board of Commissioners Monday approved the issuance of a request for proposals (RFP) to upgrade the county emergency communications radio infrastructure. The upgrade would impro... » Lees meer

Omnitronics transforms brand identity

01-02-2019

Omnitronics, a global provider of radio dispatch, communications management products and interoperability for radio networks based in Australia, are rejuvenating its brand identity on March 4, 2019... » Lees meer

Super Bowl LIII host city Atlanta deploys Everbridge critical alerting system

29-01-2019

Everbridge, Inc, a global leader in critical event management and enterprise safety software applications that help keep people safe and businesses running, today announced that the City of Atlanta... » Lees meer

SINE approves Motorola Solutions new ST7500 TETRA radio

29-01-2019

The new Motorola Solutions ST7500 TETRA Radio has just been approved for use on SINE, the Danish public safety TETRA network. Motorola Solutions ST7500 developed this small and light TETRA radio fo... » Lees meer

Here’s what Motorola Solutions, Inc.’s ROCE can tell us

28-01-2019

Yahoo Finance takes a look at Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) and reflects on its potential as an investment. To be precise, Yahoo Finance said: Consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), ... » Lees meer

PCTEL Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

28-01-2019

BLOOMINGDALE, Ill.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--PCTEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCTI), a leader in P erformance C ritical TEL ecom solutions, announced today the declaration of its regular quarterly dividend of $0.055... » Lees meer

Siyata Mobile announces former Motorola VP to its board of advisors

25-01-2019

Siyata Mobile Inc., a leading global developer and provider of cellular PTT communications systems for enterprise customers, specializing in connected vehicle products for professional fleets, anno... » Lees meer

Gilat launches 5G-ready satellite backhaul solution

25-01-2019

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd., a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, announced today the launch of a new powerful backhaul solution designed to deliver the ... » Lees meer

pei tel starts the new year with a tailwind

23-01-2019

More sales, more employees: pei tel Communications GmbH, based in the city of Teltow, near Berlin, is still growing. The company, which develops and manufactures high-quality radio accessories and ... » Lees meer

PSTA reaches milestone as Bittium and Esri join as platinum members

23-01-2019

The Public Safety Technology Alliance (PSTA) said that it is pleased to announce the addition of Bittium, a provider of secure communications solutions, and Esri, the global market leader in GIS, a... » Lees meer

NPSTC publishes new report on MCPTT interoperability talkgroups

23-01-2019

Push to Talk over Cellular (POC) and Mission Critical Push to Talk (MCPTT) solutions represent an entirely new way of providing interoperable communications. They are based on Long Term Evolution (... » Lees meer

InterTalk wins dispatch command control contract with Chicago Metra rail

23-01-2019

InterTalk has been awarded a contract with Metra Rail to modernize their dispatch command and control system. Metra, a commuter rail service in the Chicago metro area, is the 4th-largest commuter r... » Lees meer

Catalyst Communications Technologies contributes to IWCE

22-01-2019

Catalyst, a company providing Radio Control over IP solutions to the mobile radio industry, has been hard at work planning for this years International Wireless Communications Exposition, held in e... » Lees meer

Excera sells DMR radio communications technology to Polish army

22-01-2019

Covertech, the exclusive distributor of the EXCERA brand in Poland, announced the delivery of almost 500 DMR radios with 252 programming sets under the contract concluded with the 3rd Regional Logi... » Lees meer