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An Update From Fairfax County Shows PTT Adoption Soaring

There's some great news on push-to-talk (PTT) over cellular (PoC) from Mike Newburn, wireless manager for Fairfax County, Virginia, in his one-year follow up interview at IWCE 2017 with Donny Jackson of Urgent Communications.

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Vodafone BHV Emergency Department Finds Better Guaranteed Security with Push to Talk

Thanks to Vodafone Netherlands for sharing this great success story for carrier-integrated broadband push-to-talk.

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With one push of a button you can communicate with all emergency response…

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AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk helps schools safely transport students

A new customer story from the AT&T Networking Exchange Blog highlights how Enhanced Push-to-Talk is helping a large school system to safely and effectively communicate with its bus drivers.…  Continues >

Whitepaper Trio on LMR/LTE Integration & Interoperability from MissionCritical Communications

MissionCritical Communication has just promoted a trio of whitepapers on the timely topic of LMR/LTE Integration and Interoperability. These are written by a combination of reputable industry analysts, customers, and AT&T Mobility Services…

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Verizon Rolls Out Push to Talk Plus Advances

Verizon business customers can now accomplish even more using Verizon Push to Talk Plus (PTT+), due to recently launched improvements and innovations in this near-instant communications service. Here's a look at what's new ...…  Continues >

LMR Augmentation Proves Great Solution for Bechtel Construction Sites

American City & County's recent webinar "How push-to-talk-over-cellular complements a private LMR system" included a compelling case study worth mentioning about innovation, LTE for mobile data and broadband PTT, LMR augmentation with RoIP,…

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Enhancing Field Service Productivity By Meeting The Evolving Communication Needs Of Today's Field Service Workforce

As the pace of business accelerates, the productivity of your field service workforce and the success of your organization is dependent on their ability to connect with the people, information and applications needed to do their job. This article by first appeared in Field Technologies Online.…  Continues >

AT&T Announces New Kyocera Rugged Phone For Enhanced Push-to-Talk

Updated Sept. 6, 2016. AT&T recently announced it is adding the Kyocera DuraForce PRO rugged smartphone, with Enhanced Push-to-Talk, to the industry’s widest selection of rugged Kyocera devices. Designed with AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (EPTT)…

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City of Richardson (Texas): Steve Graves describes transition from LMR to enhanced PTT offering

Donny Jackson with Urgent Communication interviews Steve Graves, CIO for the city of Richardson, Texas, about the operational and financial benefits achieved by having general-government employees leverage a carrier-based push-to-talk (PTT) service and adding carrier PTT service for Public Safety users to supplement existing LMR communications.…  Continues >

AT&T Launches Telematics and Mobile Workforce Solution

HDT Truckinginfo posts that AT&T Fleet Complete(R) is now available through the AT&T Partner Exchange Platform. In addition to modules for tracking and managing vehicles and automating drivers' logbooks, the Dispatch offering tracks and helps manage mobile workers. When paired with AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk, it offers improved dispatch communication.…  Continues >