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AT&T to Use RapidDeploy Tech for Increased Situational Awareness of Kansas Emergency Responders; Stacy Schwartz Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 14, 2019 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will utilize RapidDeploy’s Nimbus dispatch platform, which provides visual data for first responders, alongside the FirstNet nationwide public safety network in an effort to help the Kansas 911 Coordinating Council bolster emergency response, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

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Public Safety Software Provider CentralSquare Buys Tellus; Simon Angove Quoted

CentralSquare Technologies has purchased Tellus Safety Solutions for an undisclosed sum in a push to establish a single virtual network to facilitate communications for first responders and other public safety personnel across North America. CentralSquare said Wednesday it plans to create a common virtual system designed to connect disparate 911 …

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IBM’s Watson to Help Public Safety Org Analyze Guidance for Emergency Comms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) cognitive computing technologies will be integrated into the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International’s 9-1-1 guidance software in efforts to gain insight on emergency communications, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday APCO International will utilize Watson Speech-to-Text and Watson Analytics for the IntelliComma guide card software …

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Motorola Solutions Eyes 911 Software Portfolio Expansion Via Airbus DS Communications Purchase

Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) has agreed to buy Airbus’ communications business through the acquisition of the latter’s Plant Holdings subsidiary for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand 911 software offerings. Airbus DS Communications operates under Plant Holdings and provides command center software platforms that work to field emergency calls, Motorola …

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Chenega Lands $146M Contract for NASA Kennedy Center Security Services

A Chenega Corp. subsidiary has been awarded a potential five-year, $146.3 million contract to provide security, emergency management and protective services to NASA‘s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Chenega Infinity will help NASA manage physical security systems, access procedures, 911 dispatch activities and firefighting, aircraft rescue and life support operations at KSC, the space …

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TeleCommunication Systems Rolls Out Text-to-911 Service

TeleCommunication Systems announced they provide production service in 33 states, which supports over 500 public safety answering points (PSAPs) allowing individuals to send emergency text messages via message session relay protocol and direct IP methods. TCS stated that on May 15, 2014, they participated in the first “Interoperable” text-to-911 production deployment, successfully …

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Kay Kapoor: AT&T to Continue Helping Navy Install 911 Routing Systems

AT&T‘s (NYSE: T) government solutions business has won a $10.4 million contract to continue to supply and install cloud-based 911 routing and call management systems at U.S. Navy bases nationwide. The AT&T platform is designed to support a national Internet Protocol-based Next Generation 911 program, the company said Monday. Kay …

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