DHS approves labs for P25 compliance

June 2009
Urgent Communications;Jun2009, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p7
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The article focuses on the approval by the Office for Interoperability and Compatibility (OIC) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to create laboratories aimed at testing equipment pursuant to the Project 25 Compliance Assessment Program (P25 CAP). The government-led effort, which was co-managed with the Office of Law Enforcement Agency under the National Institute of Standards and Technology, would offer first-responder agencies with testing information on P25 equipment. The statement of Luke Berndt of OIC about the laboratories is given.


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