"Public Safety Broadband Network"
The plan for a nationwide broadband network for public safety, NG9-1-1 and funding issues were at the top of the…Read full article
APCO International Adopts Position on Single PLMN-ID for Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Wireless Network0 Comments August 9, 2011
APCO believes a single public land mobile network identification (PLMN-ID) should be used for the nationwide public safety broadband wireless…Read full article
May 16-19 APCO International representatives were in Washington, D.C., advocating for the passage of legislation that would reallocate the 10 MHz of D Block spectrum to public safety, participating in the first Public Safety Broadband Summit and Expo and honoring those individuals who have served public safety during the annual Leadership in Policy Awards Dinner.Read full article
Washington, D.C. — Leaders from the public and private sectors, as well as public safety technologists and innovators planning and deploying mission-critical broadband networks, today came together at APCO’s first-ever Public Safety Broadband Summit in Washington, D.C. to rally around the pressing need for a nationwide, interoperable public safety broadband network.Read full article
Washington, D.C. – The FCC adopted a Third Report and Order (Order) and Fourth Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that will support the build out of robust, dedicated and secure mobile broadband networks that will enable public safety broadband users to share information, videos, photos and e-mails across departments and jurisdictions nationwide for daily operations and during large-scale emergencies.Read full article
The Federal Communications Commission has adopted a Notice of Inquiry seeking public comment on how Next Generation 9-1-1 can enable the public to obtain emergency assistance by means of advanced communications technologies beyond traditional voice-centric devices.Read full article