iCERT Publication: Public Safety Technology Planning Guide

Please read on for a US perspective from the Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies on Public Safety Technology

iCERT has published a public safety technology planning guide entitled, Working Together: Partnering To Face Today’s Critical Public Safety Technology Issues, ...

Plans to speed up the UK's Wi-Fi connections

Ofcom has yesterday set out plans designed to help speed up Wi-Fi connections for millions of people across the UK.

The proposals would open up more airwaves for Wi-Fi channels so that larger amounts of data can be carried at faster download speeds. This would improve the quality of service, especially for applications that need more internet capacity, like high-definition video.As broadband delivered to the home gets faster, people increasingly expect their Wi-Fi to provide several services at once - such as video streaming, video calls, gaming and remote working. This demand puts pressure on the airwaves - or radio spectrum - which carry Wi-Fi signals.Many Wi-Fi routers in the UK currently use a part of the spectrum called the 2.4 GHz band, which is becoming increasingly congested and can impair broadband performance. Many people now have newer broadband routers, which use ...

Events

British APCO holds a number of updates and sessions throughout the year across many topics and initiatives.

B-APCO Autumn Event 2016

18 March 2016

B-APCO Autumn Event 9th and 10th of November 2016 at St James' Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.