Topics

Narrowbanding

September 12, 2014 | Comments
The debate about the best spectrum band in Europe for public-safety broadband services continues with formal recommendations likely to be released next year and a new spectrum report from Pascal Lamy, former director general of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Read More >

August 27, 2014 | Comments
The FCC granted a waiver request to the municipality of Anchorage, Alaska, seeking authority to operate a new IP-based private land mobile data system on general use channels in the portion of the 700 MHz band designated for public-safety narrowband use.

Read More >

August 08, 2014 | Comments
An FCC official said the commission plans to release a report and order on several 700 MHz items, including extending or eliminating the 700 MHz narrowbanding date “in the very near future.”

Read More >

August 06, 2014 | Comments
The First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) announced in late 2013 that it was unable to reach a spectrum lease agreement with the city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, and negotiations had ended.

Read More >

July 28, 2014 | Comments
The FCC denied a request for a permanent waiver of the commission’s VHF/UHF narrowbanding rule filed by Del Norte County, California

Read More >

July 08, 2014 | Comments
Following are comments we’ve received from readers about recent online and print news and articles.

Read More >

June 16, 2014 | Comments
The FCC waived the narrowbanding requirement for six months for Belington Emergency Squad, West Virginia, to enable Belington to obtain “quiet zone” approval.

Read More >

May 20, 2014 | Comments
Thurston County, Washington, completed implementation of its public-safety 9-1-1 system that supports radio communications for the county’s 1,600 police, fire and EMS users. The system features 13 radio consoles for 9-1-1 dispatchers, radio and equipment for the 9-1-1 tower, and 22 remote radio sites, which also ensured that the county met the FCC’s narrowbanding requirements.

Read More >

April 07, 2014 | Comments
The FCC provided guidance to licensees of state channels in the 700 MHz narrowband spectrum (769 – 775/799 – 805 MHz), regarding their upcoming interim substantial service benchmark showing.

Read More >

April 07, 2014 | Comments
The FCC issued a notice of violation to the Beaumont Independent School District in Texas for operating on non-narrowbanded stations. The FCC said during an inspection it found that some of the district’s transmitters haven’t been updated to comply with the VHF and UHF 12.5-kilohertz bandwidth limitations.

Read More >

Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... Next
Page 6 of 15.

Site Navigation

Close