Posted on 19 July 2011.
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. – The largest fire in New Mexico history still has some life left in it. The Las Conchas fire may be around 70% contained but continues to burn in the northern and western parts of the state. The fire is dwindling, largely due to proper communications between agencies, much of which is [...]
by Marc Speir Posted in Components, Events, Featured, Spectrum, Video
Posted on 11 July 2011.
Northwestern University selected Motorola Solutions (MSI) to deploy a 900 MHz ASTRO 25 Project 25 voice and integrated data communication solution. The new P25 system replaces a 14-year-old analog trunking system and will provide a standards-based IP system that enables interoperability and greater efficiency for the university community. Features of the new system include voice, [...]
by Marc Speir Posted in Components, Devices, Enterprise, Networks, Spectrum
Posted on 20 May 2011.
DALLAS — Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison did not hold back in her criticism of the federal government and what she views as unchecked regulation and a growing set of burdens placed on businesses in a keynote this morning at TIA 2011. After getting on her soapbox for Texas — pointing out that the state has [...]
by Matt Kapko Posted in Networks, Spectrum
Posted on 05 May 2011.
An upstart young Austin company hopes to solve a trillion-dollar problem for the wireless industry with its new multi-hopping technology. Vidur Bhargava, one of three founders of Wibole and PhD candidate at the University of Texas at Austin, says Wibole can solve the problems of dropped calls and sluggish data speeds without the need for [...]
by Hamish McKenzie Posted in Carriers, Components, Devices, Enterprise, Events, Finance, Networks, Spectrum
Posted on 14 April 2011.
Eon Corp. (EONC), an Austin-based company specializing in wireless telemetry technology, including the likes of advanced meter reading, announced it has settled all lawsuits involved with Raleigh, N.C.-based Sensus USA Inc., a global provider of FlexNet-branded, tower-based, smart grid communications networks and water, gas and electric utility meters. The original lawsuit was filed by Eon [...]
by Marc Speir Posted in Devices, Enterprise, Networks, Spectrum
Posted on 21 February 2011.
SAN MARCOS, Texas—The Radio Club of America plans to hold a dinner in conjunction with a training conference and exhibition sponsored by the Texas chapter of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International on April 5 in San Marcos, Texas. APCO International is the world’s largest organization of public-safety communications professionals and provides [...]
by Marc Speir Posted in Spectrum
Posted on 19 January 2011.
AUSTIN, Texas–A new wireless tracking trend may soon become a large part of mobile broadband applications. Locally, investment in the industry is starting to heat up. As the brainchild of RFMicron, Shariar Rokshaz graduated from the Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) in July 2010 with $1.5 million in funding and an additional three directors on RFMicron’s [...]
by Marc Speir Posted in App Corner, Components, Mobile Content, Software, Spectrum, Startups
Posted on 30 August 2010.
RCR Wireless News is launching local news sites today, featuring video interviews, local networking events, and news about developments in your area!
Posted in App Corner, Carriers, Components, Devices, Enterprise, Featured, Finance, Lifestyle, Mobile Content, Mobile Marketing, Networks, Software, Spectrum, Startups