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How to use TETRA and smartphones in a hybrid way »

Do you use TETRA communications and plan to bring smart devices or apps into professional use? If you do, take a look at this blog post. It answers the question “How does TETRA fit with smartphones?”

25 May 2022 by Jukka Saari  |  15 min read
Critical communications, TETRA radios, TETRA and 5G

The oddest things we thought about professional apps in the past »

Think back 20 years. The TETRA Touch customer magazine introduced 15 applications in its issue 4/2002. These applications included recording and email over TETRA. It also mentioned e-Policing and passenger transport management. Do these apps seem too modern for 20 years ago? Let’s look at app trends back then, a little while ago, and today!

9 May 2022 by Hans-Martin Zimmermann  |  11 min read
Public safety apps, Professional apps

9 truths about PTT services and security you wish you had known before »

Professional organizations and teams can already use push-to-talk over 4G broadband. Soon they will also be able to use 5G. A click on a smartphone button or key can connect teams instantly. This is convenient, but if you also need PTT app security, you need to look out for nine things.

11 Apr 2022 by Mika Myllymäki  |  14 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, Professional apps, Push-to-talk service

TETRA to 4G/5G broadband migration - 14 ways to ensure success »

Critical communications continue to migrate to broadband, and the pace is getting quicker. How should you go about adopting broadband capabilities? And how can you make sure that your TETRA to 4G/5G migration project is a success?

25 Feb 2022 by Niklas Lagerblom  |  17 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, TETRA and 5G, Professional apps, Push-to-talk service

How to build broadband for public safety - and get results »

Do you want to make a success of introducing mission-critical broadband to public safety? Learn the three important pointers to a successful project and get a tip on how to get started.

25 Jan 2022 by Tapio Savunen  |  8 min read
Critical communications, TETRA and 5G, Push-to-talk service

5 secrets to effective PTT services that really work for you »

Do you think that push-to-talk is old news? Think again! PTT services can be very smart and effective. Discover five secrets to PTT services that will really work for you.

11 Jan 2022 by Sebastian Lang  |  10 min read

7 ways MNOs can leverage critical push-to-talk to increase revenue »

Today’s Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) face many challenges. Competition for business is increasing, while existing customers feel free to move to other providers. Revenues are also decreasing, particularly for voice services, which is often viewed as a commodity offer. How can MNOs tap into new revenue? This blog reveals seven interesting ways.

5 Jan 2022 by Thierry Besnier  |  7 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, Professional apps, Push-to-talk service

Quick! If you read one thing this year, read one of these! »

Happy Holidays! Here is a summary of the most popular, most attractive contents on the Airbus / Secure Land Communications website. As a bonus, you will learn about the most popular webinar this year.

16 Dec 2021 by Tiina Saaristo  |  6 min read
Critical communications, Professional apps, Push-to-talk service, Hybrid devices

Answered: 23 of your most burning questions about push-to-talk and MCPTT »

Mission critical push-to-talk or MCPTT, is a familiar concept in radio communications. It means that you push a button and can instantly talk to your whole team or group. Mission critical broadband enables MCPTT in smart devices, too. Here are answers to the top questions people ask about mission critical PTT.

7 Dec 2021 by Mika Myllymäki  |  28 min read
Critical communications, Professional apps, Push-to-talk service