Friday, October 31, 2003
SUMMIT ON INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS FOR PUBLIC SAFETY: "The Summit on Interoperable Communications for Public Safety, held at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland, on June 26 and 27, 2003 was a joint effort between NIST, the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate, Project SAFECOM, and the National Institute of Justice’s AGILE Program. The Summit brought together a variety of programs that were created to assist public safety practitioners, including the First Responders."
Wednesday, October 29, 2003
Analysis: Standards needed for interoperability: "The federal government should move quickly to set interoperability standards so that emergency communications and public safety agencies can coordinate effective responses to terrorist attacks and natural disasters, according to research released this week."
Friday, October 24, 2003
GCN daily news -- Homeland Security issues RFI for Safecom: "The Homeland Security Department released a request for information this week for Project Safecom, the initiative to connect wireless first-responder systems across federal, state and local agencies. By Nov. 14, the department wants vendors to submit five- to seven-page white papers describing technologies, services or concepts for the project."
Sunday, October 19, 2003
Monday, October 13, 2003
Thursday, October 09, 2003
Friday, October 03, 2003
DoD Briefing on Joint Lessons Learned from Operation Iraqi Freedom: "We still have some problems with the interoperability of our systems" - Search on "interoperability"
SIP: Creating next-generation telecom applications: IBM on Session Initiation Protocol, the wrapper for real-time IP sessions.