Tag Archives: AT&T

Mike Barthlow: Cubic Offers ‘FirstNet Ready’ Push-to-Talk Connectivity for Radio Platforms

Mike Barthlow SVP Cubic

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 8, 2021 — Cubic (NYSE: CUB) announced a free software update for its radio communication gateway users to access mission-critical push-to-talk features that work with the national FirstNet broadband network, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. 28.

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Executive Mosaic Announces 2021 Wash100 Award Recipients; CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

2021 Wash100 Award

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, will proudly present the 2021 Wash100 Award, the most prestigious and prominent award in all of GovCon, to the 100 distinguished executives who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, innovation, reliability, achievement and vision. 

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Lance Spencer of AT&T Moderates Expert Panel at Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit

Lance Spencer, client executive vice president with AT&T Public Sector, moderated “The DoD Journey to 5G: Where We Are, Where Do We Need to Be, and What’s Next” Panel during Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit. The panelists addressed emerging programs, priorities and challenges within the integration process of the new …

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Potomac Officers Club to Feature ‘The DoD Journey to 5G’ Panel During Upcoming 5G Summit on Jan. 7th

5G Summit Potomac Officers Club

Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit will feature notable federal and industry leaders on “The DoD Journey to 5G: Where We Are, Where Do We Need to Be, and What’s Next” Panel. The panelists will discuss emerging programs, priorities and challenges within the integration process of the new 5G framework. To register for the 5G Summit on January 7th, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page!

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AT&T Wins $92M Contract to Expand FBI Wireless Services; Stacy Schwartz Quoted

Stacy Schwartz VP

AT&T (NYSE: T) has won a potential $92M contract to help the FBI access additional mobility services and increase the bureau's utilization of a nationwide broadband network the company built with the First Responder Network Authority. Stacy Schwartz, vice president of AT&T's FirstNet program, said the award serves as a testament to the law enforcement-specific attributes of the network.

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William Kennard to Become AT&T Board Chairman; Randall Stephenson Quoted

William Kennard Incoming Chairman

AT&T’s board of directors has appointed William Kennard to serve as chairman, effective January 2021, the company announced Friday. Kennard will succeed Randall Stephenson, currently AT&T’s executive chairman of the board, who will retire at the beginning of 2021. “It’s an honor to be selected to serve as chairman of AT&T’s board of directors,” Kennard said.

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Potomac Officers Club to Feature “The DoD Journey to 5G: Where We Are, Where Do We Need to Be, and What’s Next” Panel During 5G Summit

5G Summit

Potomac Officers Club’s 5G Summit will feature notable federal and industry leaders on “The DoD Journey to 5G: Where We Are, Where Do We Need to Be, and What’s Next” Panel. The panelists will discuss emerging programs, priorities and challenges within the integration process of the new 5G framework. To Register for the 5G Summit, and view other upcoming events, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page!

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AT&T to Support Army Public Safety Comms via FirstNet Service; Jill Singer Quoted

Jill Singer

AT&T (NYSE: T) has received a task order to provide its FirstNet public safety broadband service to 72 U.S. Army bases nationwide and in Puerto Rico. “It’s an honor to help the U.S. Army enhance its vital communications with FirstNet capabilities," said Jill Singer, vice president of defense and national security for AT&T's public sector and FirstNet business.

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Pentagon Awards $600M to Advance 5G Experimentation; Michael Kratsios Quoted

Michael Kratsios Acting Undersecretary DoD

The Department of Defense has made $600M in awards to support 5G testing and experimentation projects with 15 companies at five U.S. military installations. “The Department of Defense is at the forefront of cutting edge 5G testing and experimentation, which will strengthen our Nation’s warfighting capabilities as well as U.S. economic competitiveness in this critical field,” said Michael Kratsios, acting undersecretary of defense for research and engineering and U.S. chief technology officer.

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