Pushing Buttons Blog

Insights, observations, and perspectives on the evolution of push-to-talk, next-generation Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC), smartphones with PTT clients, rugged PTT phones, and the related mobile telecommunication ecosystem.

Kodiak Announces Version 7.10 of Its Broadband PTT Solution

Latest software introduces new Web-API to extend broadband PTT functionality to enterprise productivity applications, adds new prioritized scanning and broadcast features, and enhances security.…  Continues >

Kodiak to Display Power of Interoperability at IWCE 2015 Annual Convention

Demos to highlight new level of interoperability for Kodiak Broadband PTT, including third-party applications, dispatch consoles, as well as purpose-built accessories and devices.…  Continues >

Kodiak and Savox Communications Bring Remote Talkgroup Scrolling to Broadband PTT Users

Kodiak and Savox announce worldwide exclusive partnership to develop Bluetooth remote speaker microphone with complete talkgroup scrolling control.…  Continues >

Kodiak and Mutualink Introduce New Level of Interoperability for Broadband PTT

Combination of Kodiak and Mutualink enables real-time communications between PTT devices and land mobile radios nationwide…  Continues >

INFOGRAPHIC: Kodiak Survey of LMR Users

Survey also projects increase in push-to-talk usage driven by need for enhanced coverage, broadband data, and access to smartphone applications that LMR cannot provide.…  Continues >

Kodiak Survey of LMR Users Shows that 75% Already Use Cell Phones to Augment LMR Communications

Survey also projects increase in push-to-talk usage driven by need for enhanced coverage, broadband data, and access to smartphone applications that LMR cannot provide…  Continues >

Urgent Communications Podcast interview: Bruce Lawler of Kodiak discusses PTT-over-cellular offering, LMR-augmentation

In a Podcast interview by Dan Jackson of Urgent Communications, Bruce Lawler, chief products officer for Kodiak Networks discusses key features of the company's push-to-talk platform, including…  Continues >

Revamped AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk resources page

AT&T has posted a revamped resources page for Enhanced PTT. The pages contains links to customer success stories. EPTT product brochures, a white paper that outlines how EPTT is…  Continues >

Kyocera Brigadier: rugged PTT smartphone. Waterproof. Dustproof.

The Kyocera Brigadier, a IP68-certified and Military Standard 810G Android-based 4G LTE smartphone is now available for use with Verizon's Push to Talk Plus (PTT+) service…  Continues >

Ultra-rugged Sonim XP6 LTE Wi-Fi Android PTT phone

The Sonim XP6 is an ultra-rugged push-to-talk (PTT) smartphone that supports LTE and Wi-Fi. Its extra loud speaker, noise cancellation capability, IP 68 certification, powerful battery, and…  Continues >

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Pushing Buttons Blog is written and maintained by Kodiak Networks. It's contributors are members of Kodiak's product-development and marketing teams.