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B-APCO 2016: Bringing data to the dispatcher

Which trends and user needs are driving innovation in public safety control rooms? Laurence Doe tours the B-APCO Show’s exhibition hall to find out

Mike Isherwood, sales and marketing director at APD, speaking at the B-APCO Show on the future of control rooms ...

MWC: The race to 5G

5G was a major topic at this year’s Mobile World Congress. While many hope to cash in by being first to market, we’re still a way away from widespread adoption. Sam Fenwick reports

5G and IoT were both major topics of discussion at this year’s Mobile World Congress. ...


Link Microtek appoints telecom product specialist

Link Microtek, the supplier of RF and microwave components and subsystems, has appointed Martin Griffiths to the newly created position of telecom product specialist.

His role is an effort to boost the company’s sales of antennas, test equipment, DAS systems, ...


OwnFone releases Footprint lone worker tracking device

OwnFone, a London-based manufacturer of pre-programmed specialised mobile devices, has just launched its ‘Footprint’ GPS tracking device that enables wearers to be located at all times and to communicate over mobile networks.

Each Footprint unit is pre-configured by ...


Richardson RFPD and Sierra Wireless confirm franchise agreement

Richardson RFPD, a specialised electronic component distributor, will sell Sierra Wireless’ cellular modules and modems through an expanded global franchise agreement.

This includes Sierra Wireless’ portfolio of 2G, 3G and 4G embedded cellular modules and modems for ...

StaySafe lone worker system used by Kingswood Air Conditioning

The StaySafe app and cloud-based monitoring service will be used by UK-based company Kingswood Air Conditioning to improve the safety of lone working engineers servicing and installing air conditioning equipment.

The service will allow employers to monitor the ...



Brocade to acquire Ruckus Wireless for £840 million

Brocade and Ruckus Wireless have announced today (4 April) that Brocade has agreed to acquire Ruckus Wireless. The acquisition is expected to complement Brocade’s enterprise networking portfolio and strengthen Brocade’s presence in the service provider space due to Ruckus’ ...

Huawei to target UK with LTE train control system

Huawei is planning to present a Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) solution over Long Term Evolution (LTE) to the UK railway market after the technology was successfully validated during interoperability testing in France, which was performed in cooperation with ...

Experimental 5G waveform achieves sentience, demands rights

In a potential setback to the next generation of connected mobile devices, researchers at the Apfi Loor laboratory have reported that a candidate waveform for 5G, “Triangle” has become conscious.

Triangle has complained that the researchers’ chosen method of signal ...

ESN/ESMCP: Ericsson to partner with Motorola Solutions

Ericsson will support Motorola Solutions in the latter’s role as the prime contractor for Lot 2 in the delivery of the Home Office's Emergency Services Network (ESN) in the UK. Lot 2 covers the user services that will allow the UK’s emergency services to fully benefit from the ...

Real Wireless reveals plans for European Commission 5G report

The CTO of Real Wireless, the independent research and analysis company, has revealed further details surrounding its work with the European Commission on future 5G scenarios after it launched a short primer on 18 February outlining the actions needed in 2016 for 5G and the ...

Ericsson, Orange and Intel successfully complete EC-GSM-IoT trial

Ericsson, Orange and Intel have completed one of the first live trials of EC-GSM-IoT technology, which enables new capabilities of existing cellular networks for LPWA (Low Power Wide Area) IoT applications. EC-GSM-IoT (formerly EC-EGPRS) can be activated through new software ...

Motorola Solutions completes Airwave acquisition

Motorola Solutions has today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Airwave, the operator of the UK’s TETRA public safety network and that Airwave will drop its legal action against the Home Office.

he acquisition took place on a debt-free basis with ...

ip.access partners with CCS for LTE small cell development

ip.access, a small cell product and solution provider, has announced it will develop a ew outdoor LTE small cell with integrated wireless backhaul with CCS (Cambridge Communication Systems) and unveil it at Mobile World Congress.

p.access and CCS have developed an ...

Network optimisation: a case of quality assurance

With much of the demand for fast, reliable and high bandwidth wireless connectivity coming from homes and businesses, testing is crucial to optimising wireless networks in buildings, explains Jordan Schilbach.

The use of mobile broadband data services has increased ...

ip.access launches Viper small cell platform

ip.access, an independent small cell product and solution provider, has launched Viper – a small cell technology platform targeted at enterprise users.

Viper allows in-building cellular infrastructure to be deployed “as easily as Wi-Fi,” states the company. It is a ...

Martin and Co estate agents use StaySafe Business app

StaySafe Business, the lone working personal protection company, will have its StaySafe Business app used by agents at Martin and Co, the letting and property management franchise.

The app will allow Martin nd Co Leeds City & Leeds North to monitor their employees’ ...

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