Télécoms Sans Frontières' partnership with Inmarsat has provided essential communications in over 140 humanitarian crises.
Transport for London has contracted Capita to design and deliver key elements of the network infrastructure for the upcoming Emergency Services Network.
The FCC is to modernise its service rules to improve priority treatment of voice, data and video services for emergency personnel.
The $80 million purpose-built facility will enhance the state's response capabilities and allow for better collaboration and streamlining of inter-agency communication.
Governments have known about interoperability problems for decades. It is time for something to be done about it, says Ben Cosier.
Steve Warrington, CEO of Victoria's Country Fire Authority, looks back at the 2019–20 fire season and the lessons that can be learned from it.
The US Federal Communications Commission has redoubled on its efforts for quickly locating people who call 911 from wireless phones in multistorey buildings.
New Zealand's search and rescue bodies will benefit from a $54.8 million boost, which includes funding for communication technology.
The German city's police and fire control rooms will be equipped with a multimedia system able to handle phone, digital radio, text, webchat and social media.
Three consortia have been chosen to build prototypes for the BroadWay pan-European broadband communication system.
Codea's software is used by rescue services, hospitals and private ambulance companies for navigation and for the handling of emergency missions.
Australia's public safety communications need to be treated as a single ecosystem, with full spectrum allocations and proper funding.
The Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements has invited input on emergency services communications and other topics.
Australia's public safety communications ecosystem urgently needs to be officially recognised as critical infrastructure in order to secure its future.
The upgrades will set the FirstNet network core on the path to 5G and will expand the fleet of deployable assets.