Sunday, November 30, 2003
Cluster 5: Small Radios, Big Demands: Software-defined radio (SDR) technology will eventually improve domestic communications interoperability by providing frequency- and waveform-agile portables to police, firefighters, and other first responders. This report describes progress being made through the U.S. Department of Defense Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) program and challenges faced by industry in creating the first generation of practical, battery-powered SDR radios.
Tuesday, November 25, 2003
Tuesday, November 18, 2003
New York Statewide Wireless Network (NYSWN) : "In January 2000, the SWN project was established under the New York State Office for Technology. The purpose of the project is to implement an integrated wireless radio network with statewide coverage, provide for interagency & intergovernmental communications (interoperability), and encourage partnerships with local governments to address their communications needs. "
Wednesday, November 12, 2003
Friday, November 07, 2003
Thursday, November 06, 2003
Government Executive Magazine - 11/6/03 Lawmakers urge feds to take lead on first responder issues: "While there is an abundance of information on the problems facing 'first responders' to emergencies, the lack of leadership in addressing their concerns has hampered progress on the issue, two House lawmakers said on Thursday."