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Answering the question on everyone's lips: How to build broadband for public safety? »

The hybrid network approach offers a solution that meets all the needs of professional users.

12 Feb 2016 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  2 min read
Critical communications

Want a smooth evolution to broadband? Get 3 things right and you're good to go »

You’re keen to offer broadband to your professional network users and want a stress-free evolution towards it – but do you know the three key things that will ensure it all goes without a hitch? There’s no great secret - an IP backbone, a focus on network experience and the ability to handle both PMR and broadband will put you on the right road.

29 Jan 2016 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  4 min read
Critical communications

To modernize or not - that is not a question for the BOS »

Since I work for a PMR manufacturer, I usually get a customer's view on technical details only. In the PMR Expo conference, however, I got too see the big picture. The big picture of the world's biggest public safety TETRA network.

27 Nov 2015 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  2 min read
Critical communications

10 LTE facts that are NOT just for nerds »

Have you ever Googled LTE, trying to find a real answer to your question? Maybe you were disappointed at the results. I know I was: the resulting pages were full of acronyms and technicalese. Luckily, I know some experts who also speak human, in addition to technicalese. With their help, I’ve made a list of 10 things you should know about LTE.

1 Oct 2015 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  4 min read