Worries in the US about the classification for 911 Operators
The dispatcher position has transformed from a clerical staff handling telephone calls and incidents with manual methods, to technically savvy protective service professionals managing multiple integrated technology systems.
Tyler Technologies to Provide Computer-Aided Dispatch Solution to Monroe County Control Center in Pennsylvania
Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) has announced an agreement with the Monroe County Control Center in Pennsylvania for Tyler's New World™ public safety computer-aided dispatch (CAD) solution.
Zetron Donates $4.5K and 79 Pounds of Food to Hopelink
Zetron and its employees raised $4,500 for Hopelink’s 2016 Holiday Food Drive. They also donated 79 pounds of food to the effort and 30 gifts to Hopelink’s annual Giving Tree Program.
Warrensburg Police Department selects Zuercher Suite software
The Warrensburg Police Department in Missouri has selected Zuercher Suite software, making it the first agency in Missouri to choose Zuercher Suite software.
Franklin County picks Zetron to deliver MAX Dispatch
Franklin County, ME, commissioners voted unanimously to buy a new dispatch radio console with four dispatch stations for installation at the Regional Communications Center.
Airbus Defence and Space Supports the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 With Radio Communications
Airbus Defence and Space helped approve the control room system of the Abu Dhabi police at the circuit before the race and gave assistance during the competition.
CP Selects Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure for Incident and Emergency Management and Response
Canadian Pacific (CP) has selected an integrated suite of public safety software from Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure for managing its major incidents and responses.
Harris-Tait and Avtec to win Radio System Upgrade in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
St. Croix County, Wisconsin, has selected and awarded a contract to RACOM Corporation for improvements to the County's public safety radio communications system. The County's Request for Proposals (RFP) was issued in August 2016.
Motorola Solutions Acquires Next-Generation Control Room Capabilities from Cyfas
Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) today announced it has acquired the Mobile Assets Communications System (MACS) from Cyfas Systems Ltd, along with related ICCS (Integrated Communications Control System) products.
LaaSer Recognised as Top Innovator on 911 Analyses and Prediction Software
LaaSer Critical Communications, developer of patented life-saving location technology for emergency services, has been honored as a 2016 Top Innovator by The Wireless Technology Forum.
Insta participates in Critical Control Rooms 2016 event in Czech Republic 6-7 December 2016
Insta DefSec announced that the comany will participate in Critical Control Rooms 2016 event held this week in Prague, Czech Republic, 6-7 December 2016.
Hamilton County Successfully Implements TriTech Inform CAD and Mobile
Hamilton County Emergency Communications District in Tennessee successfully implemented Inform CAD and Mobile in November of 2016, the final step in an upgrade of their emergency communications and response technology.
Virginia 911 center takes an innovative approach to use IP dispatch consoles with its Motorola ASTRO Conventional radio system
Avtec Inc. and its channel partner, GCS Electronics & Communications (GCS), has successfully upgraded the dispatch console technology at the Martinsville-Henry County 911 center in Virginia.
North Wales Police Entrusts Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure and Frequentis with JCCS Upgrade
ntegrated solution provides next-generation unified communications, contact management, incident management and dispatch.
FREQUENTIS supports cross-border voice and data services for Nødnett
On 16 November, the field exercise between Norwegian and Swedish first responders took place at the border crossing of the European route E14 between Meråker (Norway) and Storlien (Sweden).
Bonn Public Utility Opts for Control Centre Consoles from Airbus Defence and Space
Airbus Defence and Space has landed an order in Germany for the control centre solution RCS 9500 (Radio Console Subsystem) and is supplying the public utility Bonn with 16 of its state-of-the-art radio dispatcher systems.
Paris Emergency Call Platform Centralises Call to 3 Emergency Numbers
The Paris police headquarters inaugurated Tuesday the emergency call platform (plateforme des appels d’urgence, or PFAU) located at the Champerret barracks (17th arrondissement, or district). The goal: "sharing for better saving".
Frost & Sullivan Awards Airbus DS Communications NG 911 Company of the Year 2016
Based on its recent analysis of the Next Generation (NG) 911 contact handling solution market, the consulting company Frost & Sullivan recognizes Airbus DS Communications with the Frost & Sullivan NG 911 Company of the Year Award 2016.
EENA Report Says: Off- the-shelf Drone Platforms are not Designed for Mission Critical Operations
RPAS will not replace firemen, police officers or helicopter crews; they simply will become integrated into the overall emergency response and disaster relief efforts leading to more informed decisions and better outcomes.
Hytera Showcases ICC Solution at Indo Defense 2016
Hytera showcased its Next Generation of Integrated Command & Control (ICC) Communications Solution at Indo Defense 2016 held from November 2 - 5 in Jakarta, Indonesia.