COWs, SatCOWs, NBN Road Muster trucks and portable satellite kits will be acquired and pre-positioned ahead of the 2020–21 bushfire season.
NASA has partnered with Australia's SmartSatCRC to advance distress-related communications and navigation technology.
The development of the Telecommunications Emergency Communications Protocol provides a common operating model for communications disaster management.
Potential security vulnerabilities inherent in smart devices being used by first responders are reviewed in a new NIST report.
Vanuatu's national government will get an upgraded emergency radio network under a joint project with Australia.
The Statement of Project 25 User Needs aims to help users better understand P25 technologies and identify their communications needs.
Erillisverkot has issued an RFI for end-user devices that could be used by Finland's forthcoming public safety mobile broadband network, Virve 2.0.
The former CEO of Air New Zealand, Rob Fyfe, has been appointed chair of the Next Generation Critical Communications Executive Governance Board.
The NSW Bushfire Inquiry has made a range of recommendations for strengthening the state's emergency communications capabilities.
The US National Public Safety Telecommunications Council has released several reports covering MCPTT and the use of emerging technologies.
Public warning systems help to protect the population by allowing for timely management of the emergency and an opportunity to reduce its impact.
EE's rollout of radio sites for the UK's Emergency Services Network continues, with 500 new sites built and 19,000 converted to 4G.
Tasmania is negotiating with Telstra over building a new Government Radio Network, which will replace five separate radio networks with a unified system.