August 2012 Vol. 27, No. 8
700 MHz Canadian Border Several groups are working on cross-border strategies for coordinating broadband interoperability between Canada and the United States. By Lance Valcour
Licensed Spectrum for Data Backhaul The 931 MHz channels can be combined for data, making the spectrum ideal for some mission-critical communications applications. By Rick Nielson
APCO Show Guide
Everything you need to know about this month's APCO conference in Minneapolis.
PUBLIC SAFETY TECHNOLOGY
Can Broadband Replace LMR for the Forest Service The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has broadband applications, but public development plans don't map to the USFS operational service area. By Robert C. Shapiro
The Best 9-1-1 Backup Plan
Know your options for emergency communications operational continuity to ensure citizens receive the help they expect during disasters. By Brian Davenport
Dispatch Broadband heats up this month, but there is other industry activity. By Sandra Wendelken Inside Washington What's next for LightSquared. By Russell H. Fox News Briefs What’s New Public-Safety Software Specs Survey P25 Portable Radios New Products Q&A Carlson calls for guidance on T-band transition. By Sandra Wendelken
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