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Secret Service Vet Michael Hartenstein Takes Director Role at LexisNexis Risk Solutions

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Michael Hartenstein, a 22-year veteran of the U.S. Secret Service, has joined LexisNexis Risk Solutions as director of federal public safety business development. Hartenstein will oversee the development of strategic customer plans and support the creation of service offerings for public safety and law enforcement agencies, LexisNexis Risk Solutions said Thursday.

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

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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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Dell Technologies’ Jay Boisseau: Data, Processors, Algorithms Could Help Agencies Advance AI Adoption

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Jay Boisseau, AI and HPC technology strategist at Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL), has said collection of more digital data, emergence of new processors and graphics processing units and development of better algorithms are the three elements that could help federal agencies create a “perfect storm” to push the adoption of artificial intelligence.

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L3Harris Offers Software to Healthcare and Public Safety Responders Combating COVID-19; Dana Mehnert Quoted

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L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) will offer its BeOn software application for free to health care and public safety workers, allowing users to turn their smartphones, laptops and other devices into an encrypted public safety radio, the company announced on Tuesday.

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Yasser Ibrahim Joins Axon as Artificial Intelligence SVP

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Yasser Ibrahim, former science and engineering leader at Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), assumed the role of senior vice president of artificial intelligence at public safety technology provider Axon (Nasdaq: AAXN) on March 9. He will report to Jeff Kunins, Axon’s chief product officer and executive VP of software, as he leads the AI team through the company’s Seattle-based global software hub and works with an independent board that seeks to deploy AI technologies with an ethical design framework, Axon said Wednesday.

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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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