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What does 'TETRA over LTE' mean? »

TETRA over LTE? Public safety LTE? What do these things really mean? Ask an engineer for the meaning of TETRA over LTE and they may say something like: "TETRA over LTE is an LTE smart device application and an interface in the TETRA service core to connect from the smart device to TETRA services, using a secured VPN tunnel over LTE data access." Okay, but what does that mean in everyday terms?

30 Jun 2020 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  10 min read
Critical communications

5 fascinating ways to use critical professional apps »

According to Airbus' fifth annual mobile apps survey, one of the biggest challenges faced by user organizations is finding apps that solve real problems, while also being secure. To help you narrow down your search, here are five of the most fascinating examples of LTE and TETRA working with applications.

17 Jun 2020 by Rahim Zaknoun  |  11 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, Professional apps

How to use 7 communication security strategies like the pros »

Critical organizations need total security for their professional communications. In addition, it is vital to ensure security in other areas. The following are seven strategies of communication security that need to be used so that operations do not become compromised.

5 Jun 2020 by Tiina Saaristo  |  8 min read
Critical communications

Six professional app trends you need to know »

Users are increasingly ready for secure, professional and even cloud-based apps to be part of their operations. This is one of the notable trends revealed by Airbus’ latest survey into the professional apps market. What else did the survey find?

6 May 2020 by Tapio Savunen  |  6 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, TETRA future, Professional apps

How to revolutionize your sites with the new hybrid solution »

Public safety operators face several trends and challenges that pull them in different directions. They need to keep their customers, the public safety organisations, happy. But this is only one of the challenges...

27 Apr 2020 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  4 min read
Critical communications, TETRA future

3 important benefits from hybrid communications at Dubai Airport »

Dubai International airport (DXB) is the world's busiest airport by international passenger traffic. Their use of advanced hybrid communications has brought them three important benefits.

31 Mar 2020 by Iliass Tamouro  |  4 min read
Critical communications, Airport comms, TETRA future

Effective communication boosts preparedness in healthcare and hospitals »

During challenging times, secure and reliable communications in healthcare can improve operational efficiency and response times significantly. However, all the procedures must be planned beforehand in order to be ready to apply them immediately when needed. 

19 Mar 2020 by Jouni Kemppainen  |  5 min read
Critical communications, PMR radios, Comms for medical teams

How to skillfully integrate PMR with an advanced push-to-talk service? »

Are your factory's processes depending on efficient communication? Here are some good news. Advanced PTT brings technological improvements that your previous onsite communication system could only dream of: Enhanced audio quality means clearer instructions and requests. This means fewer misunderstandings and greater responsiveness.  Users can send images and videos. They say a picture is...

7 Feb 2020 by Mika Myllymäki  |  7 min read
Critical communications, Professional apps

How to improve situational awareness when managing large events - case football fireworks »

Security systems that share intelligence, allow for collaboration and go beyond radio communications empower professionals to focus fully on their mission. Just imagine the following drama - 

13 Jan 2020 by Päivi Laakso-Kuivalainen  |  4 min read
Public safety apps, Critical communications, Events