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Hot pursuit: TETRA for motorcycles

15/02/2017

When chasing down criminals or rushing to provide emergency care, motorcycle users need the TETRA radios on their bikes to be safely and properly installed - as the potential consequences from a botched job can be severe, as Richard Martin discovers

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ESN for control rooms: business as usual?

30/11/2016

Philip Mason gives an update on the transition of the UK's emergency services from the Airwave TETRA network to a LTE network provided by EE, with a focus on the implications for control rooms

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In-tunnel coverage: Inside knowledge

30/11/2016

Radio coverage in transport tunnels is essential for safety as well as tunnel management. Richard Lambley explores recent innovations in technology and practice

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TETRA radios for use in explosive risk areas

09/10/2016

Our coverage of TETRA devices continues with a look at those that meet the needs of users who have to work in areas where ignition sources of any kind cannot be allowed. Even this requirement is well ...

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Backup power for mission-critical networks

08/10/2016

Diesel and battery power dominate backup power systems worldwide. However, for mission-critical TETRA networks in Europe in particular, fuel cells are making major inroads into power support, as ...

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All change for networks - but not yet

02/08/2016

The growing demand for data means evolution towards hybrid networks incorporating LTE, and eventually LTE-only networks. What does this mean for TETRA network planning? Vaughan O'Grady investigates

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B for Bravo, A for ambition

02/08/2016

TETRA Today sat down with Dr Fahad H. Mushayt (pictured), CEO of Saudi Arabian mission-critical network operator Bravo, at Critical Communications World, to hear about the company's expansion plans

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CCW: Broadband is just around the corner

02/08/2016

This year's Critical Communications World was full of energy and buzz, aided in no small part to the growing maturity of LTE for mission-critical applications, and it accounted for many of the new ...

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TETRA: Saving time and lives in Finland

02/08/2016

Finnish hospitals have embraced TETRA's capabilities. Laurence Doe explores the changes in working practices that the technology has enabled and their benefits

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TETRA pagers: Small but powerful

02/08/2016

Paging is a long-established means of alerting professionals, and a number of technology companies have been working hard to bring TETRA's benefits to this market, as Richard Martin discovers

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TETRA portable terminals: Today's marketplace

01/06/2016

Richard Martin explores the latest TETRA handsets and the technologies their manufacturers have used to increase the handsets' usability and resilience, while also adding new features and paving the ...

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