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13 Feb

All Eyes on Court as Decision Time Approaches in FirstNet Case

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Donny Jackson in Urgent Matters February 9, 2017

More than two months ago, it became public that the Rivada Mercury bidding team had filed a lawsuit challenging the procurement process associated with selecting a contractor to build and maintain the FirstNet’s proposed nationwide public-safety broadband network.

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13 Feb

Responder News: P25 Compliance - What should it mean to you?

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Release Date: February 8, 2017
Interoperability (In-ter-op-er-a-bil-i-ty): the ability of equipment or groups to operate in conjunction with one another.

Understanding what it means is easy enough, but achieving interoperability has long been a problem in the emergency response arena. And yet, it’s of critical importance that responders, called to both day-to-day and large-scale incidents, communicate with each other regardless of the make or model of equipment, such as radios.

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