There are things that a professional push-to-talk app just has to deliver, but which a generic PTT app cannot. When choosing a PTT app for professional use, what should you look for? We look at 12 must-haves for a professional PTT app.Read Article
The doors to Critical Communications World (CCW) closed in Berlin on 17 May 2018 following three days of intense activity. It was busy, it was tiring, but it was also very informative and enjoyable. After a few days of reflection, I have identified what made CCW so worthwhile this year.
Here are my three reasons for loving this event, and one thing that really caught me by surprise.Read Article
Critical organizations need total security for their professional communications. Indeed the high security enabled by today’s dedicated Tetrapol and TETRA networks has been one of their key selling points. In addition, it is vital to ensure security in other areas.
Which are the seven strategies of security that need to be used so that operations do not become compromised – today or in the future?Read Article
Buzzword it might be, but the term “hackathon” frequently comes up in discussions. Yet, do you know what a hackathon actually is and why they are organized?
What is so great about working 24 hours straight or a whole weekend, bringing your idea to life? Participants in the recent Critical App Challenge – a hackathon like event – reveal things that you won’t find elsewhere.Read Article
What are the most important features of a dual-mode device to help public safety and other industry professionals in their daily work? Who better to ask than the users themselves with their years of experience in using mobile communications in the field? So that’s what we did and our test users came up with five features they considered essential in a hybrid device.Read Article
Need to save lives but also want to save time and money? Tick off these requirements and get the professional apps you need.Read Article
Today, you may have a TETRA network which you and the users are happy with. Chances are, you may still be looking for ways to complement its voice and narrowband data with new mobile applications on smart devices.
Are you worried about the continuity of your current communications? Do you want to avoid four particular risks?Read Article
With more of us living in cities than ever before, urban life is under pressure and there seems like there is more of everything – people, traffic, energy use, journeys, pollution, congestion and waste.
Cities will have to get smarter to deal with all this – but how do you tell if your city is smart? How do you know it is evolving to meet these challenges?
Here's a look at four signs that a city is changing and becoming a city of the future.Read Article