Capita Acquires Call Vision Technologies Ltd
Capita plc announces it has acquired Southampton-based Call Vision Technologies Ltd, a bespoke voice and data solutions specialist for the emergency services and other critical response organisations.
Zetron Awarded State of Iowa Contract for Providing Hosted NG9-1-1 Solution
Zetron, a leading provider of mission-critical communication systems worldwide, has been awarded a contract by the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.
$5 billion control room market driven by transition from voice to data-centric emergency response
Ecosystem set to expand as more information becomes available in the field
Frequentis to Present “Networked Safety” for the Very First Time at PMRExpo
Frequentis will present the topic “networked safety” for the very first time at PMRExpo, 28-29 November, using the example of a major incident.
Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s Public Safety App Featured in the Microsoft Patrol Car
A public safety app from Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure that improves the efficiency and safety of first responders is featured in the Microsoft patrol car this week at Smart City Expo World Congress
Bogotá, At the Vanguard of Public Safety Communication Systems
Bogotá's Secretaria de Seguridad, Convivencia y Justicia has chosen Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) to modernize its public safety and emergency communications platform.
Victoria Police Officers Gain Real-time Information on the Beat
AUD $50 million contract will deliver smart, mobile technology to at least 10,000 officers.
APD in Tandem with Wiltshire Police Team for Cycle Challenge
Mission critical solutions specialist APD Communications is supporting a Wiltshire Police team on a sponsored cycle ride to raise funds for a guide dogs charity.
Saudi MOI Supports Hajj and Umrah Safety with Hexagon Computer-Aided Dispatch Solution
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Interior supported the safety of pilgrims and residents during the Hajj and Umrah seasons of 2016 and 2017 by deploying Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s Intergraph Computer-Aided Dispatch (I/CAD) solution.
Zetron’s 2017 Golf Benefit Raises $27K for Behind the Badge
Zetron hosted its seventh annual “Shoot for the Stars” golf tournament to bene t the Behind the Badge Foundation—an organization who honors and assists Washington State’s injured and fallen law-enforcement of cers and their families.
eurofunk Kappacher Connects Bavaria Fire and Rescue Services
22 workstations, 10 call-taking desks, comprehensive media facilities and 72 equipment cabinets split between 2 server rooms have been manufactured and assembled by eurofunk
London Met Police Delivers Key Note Speaker to the International Critical Control Rooms Congress
Chief Superintendent Dave Jackson will provide Congress with an insight into the challenges associated with maintaining a world class critical control room service while keeping the thousands of staff motivated to deliver.
ICCRA Launches the Global Critical Control Rooms Survey
The International Critical Control Rooms Alliance (ICCRA) in collaboration with IHS Markit, an industry research and business information firm, is pleased to launch the most comprehensive survey of critical control rooms globally.
PowerPhone Expands Telephone CPR (T-CPR) Training for All Telecommunicators
911 call-handling solution and training provider PowerPhone is making its Telephone CPR (T-CPR) certification course available to all Telecommunicators.
Zetron Completes Successful Test and Integration with AFRRCS Network at Alberta Test Lab
Zetron confirmed a successful test of the MAX Dispatch console on the Alberta First Responders Radio Communications (AFRRCS) network. Testing took place the week of Oct. 7, 2016 at AFRRCS test lab in Alberta, Canada.
San Antonio 911 Operations Center Relies on Flexible Video Wall
The new Bexar Metro 9-1-1 Regional Operations Center (REOC) unifies the emergency operations of three Texas counties in one cutting-edge facility.
CCD leads Environment and Ergonomics group for ICCRA
CCD Managing Director David Watts will be charing the Environment and Ergonomics SIG which has a focus on the built environment and how its design influences operator performance.
Frequentis and ICCRA announce 'Discover the Future of the Control Room' webinar
The webinar, which is free to attend, will take place on Wednesday 12th July 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BST.
ASTRID to further Support its Users with Innovative Solutions
NGI and ASTRID jointly tested new map application for fire fighters that support the various emergency services with coordinated interventions.
Sønderborg Fire and Rescue is now Running on Innovative ISM Platform
The new control room is organized around Innovative' nnovative Security Manager (ISM), as their new platform for receiving and managing fire and burglar alarms, emergency calls and dispatch of personnel and vehicles.