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FCC Proposal Would Vacate 4.9 GHz Leasing Rules, Return Spectrum to Public Safety

RR Media Group | Sept. 17, 2021, 4 a.m.

The FCC released an order on reconsideration and a proposed further notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) for the 4.9 GHz band that, if approved, would drastically change the path it set for the band last year. read more

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DHS S and T Seeks Participation in Public-Safety Electronic Jamming Exercise

RR Media Group | Sept. 16, 2021, 4 a.m.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) released a request for information (RFI) for participation in the 2022 First Responder Electronic Jamming Exercise (JamX 22) at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, April 25-29. read more

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NG 9-1-1 Funding Legislation Introduced into Senate

RR Media Group | Sept. 16, 2021, 4 a.m.

Senator Amy Klobuchar introduced a bill into the U.S. Senate that would provide funding for the deployment of next-generation 9-1-1 (NG 9-1-1). read more

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NSF to invest $25M into SpectrumX

Light Reading | Sept. 15, 2021, 11:59 a.m.

SpectrumX, a coalition of 27 institutions led by the University of Notre Dame, will get $25 million over five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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T-Mobile, Visual Labs Partner on Body Camera, Communications Solution

RR Media Group | Sept. 15, 2021, 4 a.m.

T-Mobile announced a new partnership with Visual Labs so first responders can turn a smartphone into an all-in-one body camera and communications solution. read more

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U.S. House Introduces Reconciliation Bill That Includes NG 9-1-1 Funding

RR Media Group | Sept. 14, 2021, 4 a.m.

The U.S. House introduced a budget reconciliation bill that includes funding for next-generation 9-1-1 (NG 9-1-1) funding. read more

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DHS SBIR Awards $750,000 to Texas Company for UAS Identification, Urban Detection

RR Media Group | Sept. 13, 2021, 4 a.m.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program awarded $750,000 to Texas-based small business Cobalt Solutions to develop a detection and tracking sensor system that can identify nefarious small unmanned aerial systems (UAS) in an urban environment. read more

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Tyler Technologies Acquires Arx

RR Media Group | Sept. 10, 2021, 4 a.m.

Tyler Technologies acquired Arx, a cloud-based software platform that creates accessible technology to enable a modern-day police force that is fully transparent, accountable and a trusted resource to the community it serves. read more

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EF Johnson to Provide P25 Network to Virginia County

RR Media Group | Sept. 9, 2021, 4 a.m.

EF Johnson Technologies signed a $26.8 million contract with Frederick County, Virginia, to deploy the county's next-generation radio communications network. read more

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Reconsideration of 4.9 GHz Framework, 6 GHz AFCs on FCC’s September Agenda

RR Media Group | Sept. 9, 2021, 4 a.m.

The FCC will consider an order on reconsideration that would vacate the 4.9 GHz leasing framework it adopted in 2020 at its September board meeting. read more

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Communications Networks Mostly Back to Normal Following Hurricane Ida

RR Media Group | Sept. 7, 2021, 4 a.m.

Verizon and AT&T said that their wireless communications networks in the Louisiana area have returned to mostly normal operation following Hurricane Ida. read more

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The Station: Lyft, Uber take action in Texas, Van Moof charges up with capital, an eVTOL SPAC deal gets knocked

TechCrunch | Sept. 6, 2021, 12:26 p.m.

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hello readers: Welcome to The Station, your central hub for all past, present and future means of moving people and packages from Point A to Point B. Before […]

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AT&T 5G steps towards powering “massive” enterprise IoT

TechHQ | Sept. 6, 2021, 10:50 a.m.

US-based telecommunications carriers have been working on how their shiny new 5G networks can enable enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) deployments, to unleash the heralded potential of wireless 5G to accelerated enterprise connectivity. Not to be outdone, AT&T has revealed that it is enabling sub-6GHz 5G accessibility for enterprise IoT deployments. IoT is not a... Read more »The post AT&T 5G steps towards powering “massive” enterprise IoT appeared first on TechHQ.

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