Public Safety Interoperability: Slowly Gaining Ground

Smith, Brad
September 2006
Wireless Week;9/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the progress made in the area of public safety interoperability in the U.S. since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the devastating hurricane season. Despite the claim by majority of mayors that they have not received enough federal support to achieve full communications interoperability for first responders, advances have been made in public safety communications and in emergency alerts.


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