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2021 renewable energy industry outlook
Exploring renewable energy trends and the impact of COVID-19 The potential for increasing renewable energy demand, combined with the electrification of transportation and industrials and oil and gas companies’ increased participation in the electricity value chain, is accelerating industry convergence. Explore how these trends could help foster collaboration and what the year ahead may look[…]
Benefits of Broadband
As the technology supporting broadband connectivity continues to grow, so do the benefits of getting connected. Here are some examples of how broadband connectivity can benefit your home or business. Economic Development Broadband enables local communities, regions and nations to develop, attract, retain and expand job-creating businesses and institutions. It also improves the productivity and[…]
POC Two-Way Radio Phones, vs Two-way Radios or Mobile Phones
The advantages and disadvantages of two-way radios over smartphones for business use, plus Push-to-Talk over Cellular options that combine the best of both in one “two-way radio phone” device. When we originally wrote this article, back in 2016, it was a straightforward list of the advantages and disadvantages of two-way radios compared to mobile phones.[…]
Two-Way Radios versus Cell Phones – Which is Best for Business?
Knowing the massive use of cell phones in business today, many may ask if two-way radios (walkie talkies) are relevant. That is until your mobile phone’s connection fails, and you can’t reach the person you need to during a crucial time in your business day. The truth is two-way radios offer some advantages that even[…]
Benefits of Unified Critical Communications: Mining
Mining communications systems are usually geographically constrained around individual mines. However, the mine of the future demands integrated company-wide communications across the entire reach of its operations – not just from pit to port, but across multiple field sites, and city-based corporate offices. How can this be achieved? Challenges the Mining Industry Faces Mining companies face[…]
Report: Technology Can “transform” Public Safety
A recently published piece of research conducted by Motorola Solutions with Goldsmiths, University of London, has found that the majority of the global population believe that increased use of advanced technology can have a profound effect on public safety. According to a statement released by Motorola, the survey is the qui Consensus for Change report[…]
Disruption and Innovation in Critical Comms
What opportunities will 5G bring? How far away are Smart Cities? What role does LMR play in the future? What about convergence? With so many new technology standards emerging at a rapid pace, it can be hard for organizations to keep up with the latest and greatest. So what does the future hold for critical[…]
Benefits of Unified Critical Communications for Transport
Transport agencies are under constant pressure to deliver growth in passenger numbers, promote greater staff and passenger safety, and develop new and improved services that enhance the customer experience. A key component to this is having the right communications system in place. Challenges the Transport Industry Faces Public transport systems need to increase patronage and[…]
The Future of Critical Communications
The effective delivery of critical communications is crucial to ensuring public safety and to enabling businesses to protect personnel and property during major planned and unplanned events. At the dawn of the fourth industrial revolution, the industry is looking to see how 5G, big data, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) can be harnessed to further[…]
7 Critical Communications Technology Trends | Tactical, Public Safety & Industry
SAVOX Communications CTO Sami Paihonen shares his trend predictions for the tactical, public safety and industry. In the fields of defence, public safety and industry digitalization has been the key topic when discussing technological advancements in product and system development and acquirement. This topic is not dying down. On the contrary, in 2021 digitalization in these fields will[…]