Other Control Room Industry News

Other Control Room Industry News


Comtech receives Next Gen. 9-1-1 and call handling contract awards with a combined value of $22.4 million

16-11-2017

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that during its first quarter of fiscal 2018, its Safety and Security and Enterprise Technologies groups, both of which are part of C... » Read more

Catalyst Celebrates 20th Anniversary

13-11-2017

Catalyst Communications Technologies celebrates its 20-year anniversary this month. Over the past two decades, Catalyst has been responsible for introducing many of the innovations that presently d... » Read more

New US patent for technology supporting text-to-911 functionality announced by LaaSer Critical Communications

07-11-2017

LaaSer Critical Communications (http://laaser911.com/) has received yet another U.S. patent (US patent #9,807,581) for its emergency caller location technology. The newest patent covers systems and... » Read more

NYC DoITT Helps Ensure 9-1-1 System Integrity with Support of Airbus DS Communications

03-11-2017

Airbus DS Communications and the New York City Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT) announced they have signed a five-year agreement for services related to the City'... » Read more

City of Bayswater to Commence a City-Wide Dispatch Technology Upgrade with RediTALK-Flex

25-10-2017

Omnitronics has announced that it’s been chosen by Vertel, a worldwide provider of critical communications, to supply local Australian government council the City of Bayswater with its latest... » Read more

Michael Clarke Joins Omnitronics as Senior Communications Consultant

20-10-2017

Michael Clarke has joined the Omnitronics team as Senior Communications Consultant for the Asia-Pacific and EMEA regions. Michael has spent his entire professional career in the technology sector, ... » Read more

Avtec Announces New Company President

20-10-2017

Michael Branning, CEO of Avtec Inc., the leading independent provider of mission-critical voice dispatch consoles in North America, named board member Arjen Maarleveld the new company president on ... » Read more

Former CEO and President of Airbus DS Communications, Joins RapidSOS Advisory Board

16-10-2017

RapidSOS today announced that Bob Freinberg, former Chief Executive Officer and President of Airbus DS Communications, Inc., is joining the RapidSOS Advisory Board. Freinberg joins the Advisory Boa... » Read more

Arkansas counties innovate by sharing Solacom’s i3-ready 9-1-1 solution

10-10-2017

In a creative decision that will improve the way 9-1-1 service providers deliver public safety services in Arkansas, two counties have jointly purchased a new 9-1-1 system from Solacom. By sharing ... » Read more

Airbus DS Communications expands flexibility and reach for emergency notification with new VESTA Communicator Functionality

10-10-2017

Airbus DS Communications has expanded the capabilities of its VESTA Communicator emergency notification solution. The new functionality offers users the ability to alert people through many new mea... » Read more

Omnitronics’ Audio Bridges Used in Critical Radar Communications Project

10-10-2017

A defence department in the Canadian region has recently undertaken an extensive upgrade to its early-warning radar system for its air defence branch. The warning system is comprised of dozens of u... » Read more

Marion and Baxter counties innovate by sharing Solacom’s i3-ready 9-1-1 solution

29-09-2017

In a creative decision that will improve the way 9-1-1 service providers deliver public safety services in Arkansas, two counties have jointly purchased a new 9-1-1 system from Solacom. By sharing ... » Read more

APCO addresses public safety communications center key performance indicators.

18-09-2017

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International has filed a Project Initiation with ANSI and has issued a call for participation for workgroup members to participate ... » Read more

FCC: Hurricane Irma Affects 29 PSAPs Across Florida, U.S. Virgin Islands

12-09-2017

Hurricane Irma had affected 29 public-safety answering points, including taking 14 down completely, across Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands as of Sept. 11, according to a communications status r... » Read more

Hexagon receives recognition from Huawei for safe city solution

08-09-2017

Hexagon AB, received the “Best Developer Partner Award” and the “Business Win-Win Award” at Huawei Connect 2017 this week. This expo and forum brings together global IT lead... » Read more

UCLA to Adopt New Everbridge Emergency Notification System

25-08-2017

Everbridge, Inc., a global software company announced on Tuesday that the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) will be using Everbridge’s Critical Event Management platform to help ke... » Read more

InterTalk awarded California State contract for NG9-1-1 systems

24-08-2017

InterTalk Critical Information Systems, in partnership with Combix 9-1-1 has been awarded a contract with the State of California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES), from which... » Read more

Luxembourg is the first EU Member State ready for eCall

24-08-2017

Luxembourg successfully completed the eCall conformity assessment, becoming the first EU Member State to declare itself ready to implement eCall. This assessment was carried out under the umbrella ... » Read more

Turkey to deploy eCall emergency call service

24-08-2017

By the end of 2017, Turkey will join the large number of countries that support eCall, a service designed to provide quick emergency response in case of a road accident. The Ministry of Interior i... » Read more