AT&T awarded 25 year FirstNet contract

FirstNet made a big announcement today along side the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, officially naming AT&T the contract for the nationwide public-safety network. According to the IWCE website (http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/it-s-official-att-awarded-historic-firstnet-contract) the decision was announced this morning: “AT&T has been awarded the 25-year contract to build, maintain and operate FirstNet’s nationwide public-safety network (NPSBN), U.S. Secretary of…

APCO Tech Forum- It’s a wrap!

Pyramid was happy to attend the APCO last month, and wanted to share the wrap-up information shared by group organizers. For more information about APCO International, click here : https://www.apcointl.org/ “APCO’s Emerging Technology Forum wrapped up after two full days of presentations from leading public safety and technology experts before an audience from the Raleigh metro area…

Latest 5G Americas white paper released

The EverythingRF Newsletter (https://www.everythingrf.com/News/details/3600-5G-Americas-White-Paper-Outlines-3GPP-Release-13-to-Release-15-and-Beyond) recently published the newest white paper from 5G Americas, outlining the impact and evolution of LTE technology, and the developing 5G standards. “5G Americas, the industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas has released a new white paper that outlines the impact of major progress and evolution of…

Nokia makes world’s first 5GTF connection made

The EverythingFR Newsletter recently announced Nokia delivered the world’s first 5GTF connection: (https://www.everythingrf.com/News/details/3592-Nokia-Delivers-World-s-First-5GTF-Connection) “Nokia has successfully implemented the world’s first connection based on the 5GTF (5G Technology Forum) ‘pre-standard’, marking a further milestone in Nokia’s momentum to make 5G a commercial reality. The test adds another key component to the development of 5G and the implementation…