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Getting off the ground

Philip Mason talks to deputy director of the Emergency Services Mobile Communications Programme Steve Whatson about the recent ESN air to ground procurement, UK emergency services’ eventual move to 5G, and his role on the TCCA board.
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Great numbers for CCW 2019

The huge success of Critical Communications World 2019 – which took place at the MiTEC, Kuala Lumpur in June – has been officially confirmed by events industry body BPA Worldwide Compliance.
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TASSTA joins TCCA

29 July 2019 - Communication and data specialist TASSTA has announced its membership of TCCA, the global representative organisation for the critical communications ecosystem.
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Leonardo accelerates towards 5G with broadband communication solutions for public security and professional markets

12 July 2019 - Leonardo has signed an agreement with Alea, a company specialising in mission critical communication software, for the joint development of multimedia broadband solutions for the public security and professional markets. The announcement was made alongside the Critical Communications World 2019, a landmark event in the professional communications sector ended on 20 June, where Leonardo attended
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Nina Myren from the Norwegian Directorate for Civil Protection (DSB) joins TCCA Board

08 July 2019 - TCCA has a new Board member following elections at the Annual General Meeting held during Critical Communications World in Kuala Lumpur in June.  Nina Myren is senior adviser, strategy, at the Norwegian Directorate for Civil Protection (DSB), department of emergency communications. She takes the place of Dr Barbara Held, Head of Directorate – General Strategy and Central Management at the German Federal Agency for Public Safety Digital Radio (BDBOS), who has stepped down after six years on TCCA’s Board, latterly as Vice-Chair.
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The VM780 – the new Bodycam flagship from Hytera

26 June 2019 - The Hytera Bodycam family is growing: The new top-of-the-range VM780 combines Bodycam and PoC radio in a single device, enabling real-time data and video streaming over 3G/4G/Wi-Fi. This makes the VM780 the ideal companion for any demanding application.
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Sepura launches ‘Over the Air Programming’

Sepura is showcasing its new Over the Air Programming (OTAP) capability at Critical Communications World in Kuala Lumpur. Developed to support easier management and upgrade of TETRA radio fleets, Over the Air Programming enables remote updates and upgrades of software and features on Sepura’s latest SC Series of radios through Wi-Fi connectivity.
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Sepura Launches Next Generation Mobile Terminal SCG22

Sepura are launching the new SCG22 TETRA mobile terminal at Critical Communications World in Kuala Lumpur. Sepura's SCG22 has been designed to meet the needs of demanding users within the public safety, transport and utility markets looking for a powerful feature-rich TETRA mobile, with flexible installation options, making it suitable for use in cars, trucks, mobile and fixed control rooms, motorcycles and even boats and trains.
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