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    NEW! The latest trends at your fingertips

    How do professionals use mobile apps today? What do professionals think of cloud-based applications? And what are their expectations regarding AI, IoT, data analytics and/or 5G?

    Over 500 professionals shared their views in the fifth annual Airbus survey on mobile apps. Get all the trends and figures from the 2020 survey report – download it now!

    Professional mobile app trends report 2020


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    Updated: Shock-proof networks

    Learn how reliable, professional radio communication helps first responders tackle extreme circumstances. In this white paper:

    • challenges related to exceptional situations
    • characteristics of a network that successfully meets those challenges
    • actual solutions that have helped emergency services cope with extreme situations.

    Executive briefing

    How to minimize risks when introducing mission-critical broadband

    Public safety and other professional organizations around the world want mobile broadband to be part of their communications. This executive briefing explains how to make a success of introducing mission-critical broadband to public safety.

    Mobile apps survey reports

    Trusted source of information since 2016

    How do public safety and other professionals use mobile apps? What are their plans and expectations for the future? To get answers to these questions, Airbus launched its first survey on the professional mobile apps market in 2016.

    In 2020, a record number of 544 people responded to the annual mobile apps survey. There's an ever-growing interest in professional mobile apps, and the survey has established itself as a trusted source of information.

    You can now find all the reports since 2016 conveniently in one place:

    Go to Mobile app trends site

    All reports in one place!

    Find the figures and trends from the past five years – all in one place. Go to this site now!

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    White papers

    Shock-proof networks

    Learn how reliable, professional radio communication helps first responders tackle extreme circumstances.

    This white paper describes challenges related to exceptional situations and actual solutions that have helped emergency services cope with extreme situations.

    Why Secure MVNO is your next smart move

    Adopt LTE while maintaining control. Download this white paper and the following questions will be answered:

    What are the options for a PMR network operator to adopt new broadband solutions? What is the best way? What can be done right away? And why is it so important to maintain control?

    How to get more from your TETRA network and build your future, too

    Start your future today! Get expert advice for step 1 in your PMR evolution from TETRA to broadband.

    How to succeed in PMR evolution - the smart way

    Using apps that provide data and video in the field can mean better efficiency and safety for the users. This document gives pointers for driving and planning the introduction of mobile broadband and mobile apps.

    How to manage smartphone risks

    Learn what every professional should know about the threats and risks related to smartphones - download "How to manage smartphone risks for professional users"

    Sur la voie du broadband

    Le choix optimal pour développer un réseau hybride Tetrapol-LTE

    Why service quality is something to think about today

    Know how your network is performing - how to overcome the new challenges that critical communications service operators face related to controlling the service quality in a hybrid network environment. 


    How to be smarter about buying TETRA radios

    RENEWED eBook: How to be smarter about buying TETRA radios – Write a better radio RFQ/RFP and get what you need.

    If you’re looking at how to buy TETRA radios for your organization or for your network, this document is a good place to start. Download this eBook and learn to write your radio RFP/RFQ so you'll get what you really need!

    50 ways TETRA will provide the long-term support you need

    This eBook tells you why TETRA continues to be the right investment for any organization looking for a secure, truly mission-critical communication system.

    Download the eBook and learn the 50 reasons why TETRA can - and will - continue far into the future!

    Hybrid networks related exec briefings

    How to minimize risks when introducing mission-critical broadband

    Many authorities and public safety organisations would like mobile broadband to be part of their communications. This executive briefing explains how to make a success of introducing mission-critical broadband to public safety.

    How an airport should move to LTE the professional way

    Download this executive briefing and learn how an airport can adopt the hybrid network model and secure its existing investments in communications.

    How metro companies can be smart about hybrid networks

    Expert advice for metro companies who want to be successful -

    Download this executive briefing and you will learn how to complement your TETRA network with broadband and adopt the hybrid approach. 

    How mining companies should adopt TETRA and LTE

    The hybrid model means that the mining company can continue to use a TETRA network for mission-critical voice and data and introduce mobile broadband services step-by-step.

    This paper explains how this hybrid model can best be achieved.

    Quality of Service in 4G/5G networks

    Quality of Service (QoS) is a prerequisite for critical communications services. Learn about the prioritization mechanisms which need to be available also in commercial mobile network operators' (MNO) networks used by mission-critical users - and more!

    Bringing mission-critical broadband on 4G/5G networks

    Download this paper and you will learn what is needed to bring mission-critical broadband to life on 4G/5G networks.

    Managing priorities in LTE networks

    Priorities are important for ensuring that public safety users and public safety apps get the service they need - even when a network is congested. How to ensure that public safety apps get the priority they need?

    Lucrative opportunities for MNOs

    The critical communications market is open for business – Lucrative opportunities for mobile network operators


    11 ways group communication can save time (and lives)

    11 situations where group communication can really save time for medical professionals – and where group communication could also save a life.

    Five things you need to know when investing in a new radio network

    Are you planning to buy a new radio system? Be sure to look at five key things related to the investment.

    Guide to Tetrapol IP migration

    IP migration paves the way to public safety broadband. Download this detailed guide and find out why IP migration is important and why it's an important step to take.

    Myth-busting 5 wrong ideas about TETRA in hospitals

    This guide tells you the truth about five common but wrong ideas about TETRA radio communication in hospitals and in medical care.

    Success stories

    Case: Beijing international airports

    Discover why Beijing Capital International Airports (PEK) and the completely new Beijing Daxing International Airport (PKX) chose the same communication system to help secure their daily operations.

    Case: Quéretaro, Mexico

    One of the world’s most exciting and modern command centres is part of the reason why the 2,000,000 people living in Mexico’s state of Querétaro are among the safest in the country.

    This document reveals the secrets behind the centre's success.


    Shape the future of professional communications

    Mobile Network Operator: Download this brochure to learn how you can grow your business and expand your portfolio with collaboration solutions.

    Tactilon Agnet

    Tactilon Agnet is a professional group communication solution that lets smartphone users contact their teams at the touch of a button. Learn more by downloading the product brochure!

    Tactilon Dabat

    Tactilon Dabat is a professional smartphone and full TETRA radio in one device. Download the brochure to get to know what this game changing hybrid device can do!


    TETRA radios

    Technical specification: Tactilon Dabat, a smartphone and TETRA radio in one 
    Technische Spezifikationen: Tactilon Dabat, Smartphone und TETRA-Funkgerät in einem Gerät 
    Fiche produit: Tactilon Dabat, smartphone et radio TETRA intégrés

    Datasheet: TH9 handheld TETRA radio
    Fiche produit: TH9 Le terminal portatif TETRA 
    Datasheet: TH1n slimline TETRA radio
    Fiche produit: Radio TH1n, le portatif de poche TETRA
    Datasheet: THR9 Ex ATEX TETRA radio
    Datasheet: THR880i plus handheld TETRA radio
    Datasheet: THR9i handheld TETRA radio
    Datasheet: TMR880i TETRA mobile radio
    Datasheet: TW1m TETRA modem

    Datasheet: Taqto for smart radio management  
    Fiche produit: Taqto - La gestion des terminaux simplifiée

    Tetrapol radios

    Datasheet: TPH900 handheld radio 
    Fiche produit: TPH900 terminal portatif 
    Datasheet: TPM900 mobile radio 
    Fiche produit: TPM900 radio mobile  

    TETRA Paging

    Datasheet: P8GR active TETRA pager
    Datenblatt: Aktiver TETRA-Pager P8GR 

    Professional apps

    Datasheet: Tactilon Agnet 500

    Datasheet: Tactilon Agnet 800
    Datenblatt: Tactilon Agnet 800 (German)
    Fiche produit: Tactilon Agnet 800 (French)
    Folleto: Tactilon Agnet 800 (Spanish)

    Datasheet: Tactilon Agnet 900

    TETRA Servers

    Datasheet: Taira TETRA Server - The power of modern TETRA
    Datenblatt: Taira TETRA Server - Die Vorteile moderner TETRA-Funktionen
    Fiche produit: Serveur TETRA Taira - La puissance du TETRA moderne
    Datasheet: DXTA TETRA Server
    Datasheet: TCS TETRA Connectivity Server
    Fiche produit: Serveur TETRA TCS - Le serveur de connectivité TETRA (TCS)
    Datasheet: Configuration and Data Distribution (CDD) Server
    Fiche produit: Le serveur TETRA CDD (Configuration et Distribution des Données)


    TETRA base stations

    Datasheet: TB4 hybrid base station
    Fiche produit: Station de base hybride TETRA TB4
    Datasheet: TB3 TETRA base station
    Fiche produit: Station de base TETRA TB3
    Datasheet: TB3p mini TETRA base station
    Datenblatt: TB3p Mini TETRA Basisstation
    Fiche produit: Mini-station de base TETRA TB3p
    Datasheet: TB3hp mini TETRA base station with high power
    Fiche produit: Mini-station de base TETRA TB3hp
    Datasheet: TB3c – uncompromised coverage for smaller spaces

    TETRA networks and elements

    Datasheet: Claricor 7.2 TETRA system
    Fiche produit: Système TETRA Claricor 7.2
    Datasheet: Deployable TETRA network
    Fiche produit: Le réseau TETRA déployable
    Datasheet: RCS9500 next generation dispatching solution
    Fiche produit: Système de console radio 9500
    Datasheet: Viewcor puts Big Data to use
    Fiche produit: Viewcor met en œuvre le ”Big Data”
    Datenblatt: Viewcor
    Datasheet: TETRA Element Monitor ElMo
    Fiche produit: Moniteur d’éléments TETRA (ELMO) 
    Datasheet: NetBOSS XT for TETRA
    Datasheet: OM100 situation awareness for control rooms
    Fiche produits: L'application OM 100
    Datasheet: TETRA Voice Gateway
    Fiche produit: Passerelle de voix TETRA
    Datasheet: AR-C recorder for Claricor systems

    Tetrapol networks and elements

    Datasheet: Independent Digital Repeater evolution IDRe
    Datasheet: Line Access Gate -IP LAG-IP

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    The Secure Comms blog gives you insights into the critical communications future, secure and critical communications, public safety and other professional apps, current events, Tetrapol and TETRA radios, and active paging, for example.

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    • Updates on hybrid apps as well
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    Tactilon Agnet 500 newsletter

    Tactilon Agnet 500 is an agile cloud-based service which is constantly improved and the new functionality are introduced on regular basis.

    This newsletter is your fast lane to the latest. You also will be kept posted on use case examples and practical tips.

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    The best way to boost DMO range

    Did you know that more radio power will not give you a much better range in Direct Mode (DMO)?

    This infographic shows the differences and shows you the best way to achieve the best Direct Mode range.

    The truth about Watts in your PMR radio

    Download an print this infographic for your quick reference!

    Cracking the code of IP ratings

    Do you have this wrong idea about IP protection ratings for PMR radios?

    Check this infographic which cracks the IP rating code for you!

    Cheat sheet of PMR abbreviations

    Never get lost in the jargon jungle again! Download and print this cheat sheet for your quick reference.