Seeing the light

May 2013
Urgent Communications;May2013, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p32
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The article discusses the U.S. First Responder Network Authority's (FirstNet) coordination with federal and state governments and territories in preparing for the nationwide broadband network for first responders as of May 2013. The author says that other first responders will be allowed to use the network. The possibility of public safety agencies working with utilities on the FirstNet broadband is being considered. Economic incentives for forging public-private partnerships are presented.


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