EMW Announces Agenda of the CCExpo PMR Communications and Control Rooms Congress

People | 2017-02-10

Critical Communications Expo is the neutral platform independent of associations for mission critical information and communications, PMR and control rooms in all fields of critical infrastructure at national and international level.

Everbridge buys Swedish developer of Crisis Management Software Solution

Technology | 2017-01-31

The acquired solution extends the Everbridge Suite by enabling complementary mobile collaboration, task assignment and response management during critical events.

Integrated Land Mobile Radio, Voice Dispatch and Mapping Solution Now Available for Public Safety Dispatch Environments


The capabilities of the Tait Communications P25 Land Mobile Radio (LMR) platform have been extended through collaboration between Tait Communications, Avtec, and Tallysman Wireless—three leading suppliers of LMR solutions.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure Launches New Police Analytics Software

Operations | 2017-01-26

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure has launched Intergraph InSight Explorer, a self-serve, web-based crime mapping and analysis application for law enforcement agencies.

Hillsborough County USA Selects Airbus DS Communications' VESTA 9-1-1 Solution

Technology | 2017-01-18

Hillsborough County 9-1-1 Administration has selected Airbus DS Communications' VESTA 9-1-1 solution to put the Florida county on the path to implementing Next-Generation 9-1-1.

RapidSOS and Zetron Partner to Provide Enhanced Location to 9-1-1 Call Takers and First Responders Using Zetron MAX Call-Taking

Technology | 2017-01-17

Through this partnership, Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) working with Zetron will soon be able to harness data from the RapidSOS Clearinghouse — including accurate handset location from all smartphone location sensors.

Motorola Solutions and RapidSOS Join Forces to deliver Data from Connected devices to First Responders

Technology | 2017-01-17

Motorola Solutions and RapidSOS announced they will work together to increase the data available to public safety agencies and first responders, providing critical information to accelerate response times and improve emergency outcomes.

LaaSer Critical Communications gets second US Patent for Its Emergency Call Location and Routing Technology


LaaSer Critical Communications announces that its proprietary caller location determination technology has received a second United States patent, further strengthening and broadening the company's intellectual property portfolio.

Worries in the US about the classification for 911 Operators

People | 2017-01-12

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

People | 2017-01-04

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

Technology | 2016-12-22

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

Technology | 2016-12-08

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

Technology | 2016-12-05

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.