Wisconsin expected to become sixth state to issue public-safety RFP

Editors at Urgent Communications (http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/wisconsin-expected-become-sixth-state-issue-public-safety-rfp?NL=UC-03&Issue=UC-03_20170511_UC-03_345&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_2&utm_rid=CPEQW000008528170&utm_campaign=10279&utm_medium=email&elq2=2995028e520346ebb5eea22b33c64ac8) are reporting the sixth state is moving forward with their RFP, in an effort to get a plan in front of Wisconsin’s Governor by the end of the year.   “Wisconsin next week plans to become the latest state to issue a request for proposals (RFP) seeking bids from vendors…

FirstNet says all AT&T LTE bands to be available to public safety this year

It looks like AT&T will make LTE bands available to public safety officials by the end of the year, according to the editors at FierceWireless.com (http://www.fiercewireless.com/wireless/firstnet-all-at-t-lte-bands-to-be-available-to-public-safety-year) who ran this story on the first of May. “A month after AT&T was officially named the partner for FirstNet, the group’s CEO announced that all of AT&T’s LTE…