Mobile Tornado brings push-totalk over cellular to new UK markets

05 December 2023

Mobile Tornado plc is expanding its presence in the UK through a reseller partnership with The Barcode Warehouse, making its push-to-talk over cellular and workforce management technologies available to a wide range of sectors including education, healthcare, logistics, manufacturing, retail, and utilities.

Mobile Tornado operates in sectors that depend on fast, robust, and reliable communications between individuals and large groups. The low-cost technologies are deployed in more than 30 countries worldwide with mobile operators, government agencies and private enterprises.

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Spectrum saves lives – TCCA calls for critical communications needs to be met at WRC-23

17 November 2023

The World Radio Communications Conference (WRC) begins next week in Dubai, running until 15 December.

A key agenda item for the critical communications sector is the review of spectrum use and needs of existing services in frequency band 470-694MHz in ITU Region 1 – covering Europe, Africa, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Mongolia, and the Middle East west of the Persian Gulf, including Iraq.

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BMW Group adopts CitiNOW tech for unified communications

16 November 2023

CitNOW has partnered with the BMW Group to integrate its Workshop and CitNOW Conversations platforms with the My BMW and MINI App.

This UK phase of the project, which is part of a larger international integration programme between CitNOW and the BMW Group, will allow retailers to interact with customers in new ways and improve operational efficiency.

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Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service upgrade command centre tech

13 November 2023

Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service (FRS) has selected Motorola Solutions’ command centre technology, including Control Room Solution (CRS), to strengthen the service’s call handling and emergency dispatch.

The solution will help to increase the speed, effectiveness, and resilience of Leicestershire FRS’s incident response to support frontline and community safety. Ongoing software maintenance will help ensure the critical system remains current.

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