Push Forward Blog

Fairfax County replaces general-government LMR system with carrier enhanced PTT service

Donny Jackson with Urgent Communication interviews Michael Newburn, wireless manager for Fairfax County, Va., about the decision to replace an aging analog LMR system for general government employees with an enhanced push-to-talk (PTT) service.…  Continues >

Get Ready for the Sonim XP5 PTT phone

The Sonim XP5 is an ultra-rugged push-to-talk (PTT) phone that's LTE and Wi-Fi ready. It's meets Mil Spec 810G standards and certified IP68 and IP69…  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 >

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 >

Smart meets Rugged: the Kyocera DuraForce is one tough PTT smartphone

AT&T and Kyocera announced yesterday, Monday, Nov. 3, the availability of the DuraForce, a IP68-certified and Military Standard 810G Android-based 4G LTE smartphone that fully supports Enhanced Push-to-Talk…  Continues >

Rugged PTT Phone: Samsung Rugby 4

The latest rugged push-to-talk flip phone from Samsung, the Rugby 4, is now available. The Samsung Rugby 4 runs on 4G HSPA+ and supports Wi-Fi connectivity…  Continues >

Press Release: AT&T Expands Enhanced Push-to-Talk with New Sonim Rugged Mobile Devices

AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (EPTT) is now available to AT&T business customers through a new app available for iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. This marks the first time a U.S. carrier is offering push-to-talk capabilities on iPhone**.…  Continues >

Press Release: AT&T First U.S. Carrier to Offer Enhanced Push-to-Talk on iPhone Through New App Available to Business Customers

AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (EPTT) is now available to AT&T business customers through a new app available for iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. This marks the first time a U.S. carrier is offering push-to-talk capabilities on iPhone**.…  Continues >

M2M Evolution: Republic Services Using AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk for Drivers

Christopher Mohr for M2M Evolution writes: After recycling its legacy push-to-talk (PTT) devices, Republic Services recently made the decision to use AT&T's Enhanced PTT for communication between its dispatchers and…  Continues >

Press Release: AT&T Improves Republic Services' Speed And Safety With Enhanced Push-to-Talk

AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk is connecting Republic Services' network of more than 10,000 waste management professionals across the country with the tap of an app. When it came to communicating with drivers in the field, Republic Services needed a solution that provided both speed and reliability.…  Continues >