Mission Critical Comms News

Mission Critical Comms News covers a combined overview the latest and most important news messages, articles, journals and blogs on voice and data communications, from leading sources within the Critical Communications Industry. Here you can find the latest information on technologies like: TETRA, Mission Critical LTE, DMR, GSM-R and SatCom. If you feel articles are missing, please let us know: info@mcc-resources.com


SEE demonstrates radio coverage solutions at ANDINATRAFFIC 2017

22-05-2017

SEE Telecom successfully exhibited for the first time at AndinaTraffic, the international trade show for transport and traffic technologies. The conference took place from 27-29th of March in the S... » Read more

Boone, Campbell and Kenton Counties Award Joint Bid For Enhanced P25 Emergency Communications System

19-05-2017

The Boone County Fiscal Court, Campbell County Consolidated Dispatch Board and Kenton County Fiscal Court have jointly selected Motorola Solutions to design, build and implement a new 700/800 MHz P... » Read more

Omnitronics appoints new global sales manager

17-05-2017

Omnitronics announce that the company are very pleased to announce the appointment of John Jordan as their Global Sales Manager. John has over 16 years of experience in the technology, communicatio... » Read more

Leonardo board of directors appoints Alessandro Profumo as CEO

17-05-2017

The Board of Directors of Leonardo, convened yesterday following the Shareholders' Meeting, confirmed to Chairman Giovanni De Gennaro, the appointment of Mr. Alessandro Profumo as Chief Executive ... » Read more

Motorola Solutions Declares Quarterly Dividend

17-05-2017

Motorola Solutions , Inc. (NYSE: MSI) announced that its board of directors has approved a regular quarterly dividend of 47 cents per share payable in cash on July 14, 2017, to stockholders of... » Read more

UK Government to Protect 650 Sepura Jobs

16-05-2017

Businessweekly reports that the UK Government’s approval of the proposed £74 million takeover of Sepura by Hytera has protected around 325 jobs at the communications technology firm&r... » Read more

Motorola Solutions elects Joe Tucci to its board of directors

16-05-2017

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today elected Joe Tucci to its board of directors. The former chairman and chief executive officer of EMC Corporation, Tucci led the company through a dramatic ... » Read more

Everbridge Upgrades and Enhances the Performance of Its Critical Event Management Platform’s Communication Engine

10-05-2017

Everbridge, Inc., today announced the release of a major new version of its Communication Engine that delivers a 300% performance increase. The new release also introduces the ability to create &ld... » Read more

Airbus Makes Move into Commericial Drone Space with “Airbus Aerial”

10-05-2017

Airbus today announced the launch of a new commercial drone start-up, named Airbus Aerial, that will focus on developing new imagery services. These services will leverage technology that Airbus ha... » Read more

Harris Corporation to P25 Solution for Major US Electric Utility

10-05-2017

Harris Corporation has received a contract to supply a multi-state, integrated, critical communication solution to one of the largest electric utilities in the U.S. The contract was received during... » Read more

VIDEO: Rugged Lights for Drones and Emergency Response

09-05-2017

The Roswell Test Flight Crew are on hand the NAB show to report on a variety of UAV developments. In this episode, the Roswell Flight Test Crew speaks with Antonio Cugini of FoxFury Lighting Soluti... » Read more

Sepura rockets as UK government looks set to green-light Hytera’s £74mln takeover

09-05-2017

Shares in Sepura PLC (LON:SEPU) soared on Tuesday after the UK government signalled it would approve the £74mln takeover of the walkie-talkie maker by Chinese firm Hytera. Subject to a period... » Read more

Zenitel delivers both communication and entertainment to Lindblad's two new builds

08-05-2017

Through it's valued distributor, Mackay, Zenitel delivered full communication and entertainment equipment to Linblad's new builds, including an ACM telephone system, as well as Zenitel's SPA PAGA s... » Read more

Motorola Solutions to unveil $83 million makeover at Schaumburg campus today

08-05-2017

Today, Motorola Solutions plans to unveil the new look of its two remaining buildings in Schaumburg. The communications and network infrastructure company's $83 million makeover is re-energizing th... » Read more

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Invests $445,000 in Motorola Solutions Inc.

04-05-2017

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund acquired a new stake in shares of Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE:MSI) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Secu... » Read more

Perth’s urban rail upgrades its communication system

04-05-2017

The Western Australia state government is progressing its plan to upgrade the radiocommunications system for Perth’s urban rail system by issuing a request for proposal. Five short-listed com... » Read more

Volker Hartwein elected as new Executive Board member for German Federal Professional Mobile Radio Association (PMeV)

04-05-2017

In March, the German Federal Association of Professional Mobile Radio, the PMeV, elected a new executive board, with Volker Hartwein of Frequentis Germany now one of its members. His appointment is... » Read more

RELM Wireless to Host First Quarter 2017 Conference Call on Wednesday, May 10, 2017

04-05-2017

RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE MKT: RWC), a company that designs, manufactures and markets two-way radio communications equipment, will host an investor conference call to discuss its operating re... » Read more

Cancun, Mexico Emergency Response Gets Boost with Motorola Solutions Radio Donation

04-05-2017

The Mexican Red Cross announced the donation of a digital communication solution for the medical unit in Cancun by Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) in order to reinforce the unit's emergency and resc... » Read more

SceneDoc Closes Investment Round to Support Ambitious Growth

04-05-2017

SceneDoc Inc., a global law enforcement and public safety software provider, today announced the completion of a round of financing co-led by Responder Ventures (Palm Beach, FL), Motorola Solutions... » Read more

Tait wants to cash up its property for $58m

04-05-2017

The Tait Foundation hopes to sell its Christchurch headquarters at Burnside for $58 million. It will use the money for investment in subsidiary, Tait Communications, which has a 15-year lease on th... » Read more

Decatur Capital Management Inc. Takes Position in Motorola Solutions Inc (MSI)

02-05-2017

Decatur Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE:MSI) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchang... » Read more

Harris Corporation Completes Sale of its Government IT Services Business to Veritas Capital

02-05-2017

Harris Corporation has completed the previously announced sale of its government IT services business to Veritas Capital for $690 million in cash. Proceeds from the transaction will be used to supp... » Read more

Sepura PLC Momentum Rolls On

02-05-2017

Sepura PLC (SEPU.L) have climbed higher in consecutive sessions revealing positive upward momentum over the past week. In taking a look at recent performance, we can see that shares have moved 38.6... » Read more

Selecom and Impleo Communication sign African partnership

26-04-2017

Impleo Communication is Selecom's latest system integrator in the radio communication market in Namibia, Africa. The company will distribute SELECOM products in southern Africa By signing the partn... » Read more

Savox Communications acquires Control Express Finland

26-04-2017

CEF develops and manufactures ruggedized IT equipment, mechanical solutions and services for demanding conditions. Through this acquisition Savox and CEF will form a market-leading provider for com... » Read more

Chula Vista Police and Fire Department Considering Use of Small Drones for Missions

26-04-2017

The Chula Vista Police and Fire Departments are planning to use small drones with video capability by early summer. “Our goal is to launch by July this year,” said Police Captain Vern S... » Read more

How Motorola Solutions CEO Escaped Bankruptcy

26-04-2017

Greg Brown knows what disruption looks and feels like. He saw it up close when he was tapped to be CEO of Motorola in 2008. The company, known for inventing handheld cell phones, pagers, walkie tal... » Read more

Motorola Solutions to Issue First-Quarter 2017 Earnings Results on May 4

21-04-2017

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) will issue its first-quarter earnings results after the close of the market on Thursday, May 4. Motorola Solutions will host its quarterly conference call with ... » Read more

Harris Corporation to Announce Third Quarter Results on Wednesday, May 3, 2017

21-04-2017

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) will host a conference call on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss its third quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results. The company will... » Read more