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Critical communications and public safety are going through a transition toward digital and broadband technologies. But how will the industry adapt to end-user needs while maintaining a competitive advantage as new business models emerge and new players enter the market? TETRA, P25, DMR and TETRAPOL are here to stay, but are they truly able to meet the growing demands driven by the benefits of high-data applications such as drones, big data, cloud integration and wearable technologies?

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  • Paul Bremner, Ken Rehbehn | April 02, 2020
    BAPCO is the UK's leading public safety technology event, bringing suppliers from across the public safety industry together to not only demonstrate the latest technologies and solutions available, but also to act as a forum for discussions and the sharing of information and ideas across the industry.
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    Ken Rehbehn | March 27, 2020
    This study examines the world market for critical communications broadband and data solutions. The broadband market continues to expand across multiple verticals as users demand high bandwidth solutions to facilitate applications such as video streaming, internet access and advanced mapping.
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  • Opportunities and funding implications for Smart Cities
    Liz Cruz | February 27, 2020
    Omdia has identified three smart city strategies being adopted by cities across the world. Finance plays a key role in determining which strategy a city can choose, how quickly services are rolled out, and in how converged or siloed a way each smart city will operate its services.
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  • Ryan Darrand | November 17, 2016
    This is the seventh edition of the IHS report dedicated to the market for DMR/dPMR, PDT and competing technologies. It reflects the major changes in the global market since 2015; and the continuation of the trend from analogue to digital technologies, in particular the double-digit annual growth of Cost Optimized Digital shipments between 2014 and 2015.
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  • Ryan Darrand | November 17, 2016
    This report provides in-depth, clear analysis of this market, from the leading providers of critical communications research. By offering the highest level of granularity available on the market, this report allows the reader to identify the emerging opportunities and developments that will impact the market over the next five years.
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  • October 28, 2015
    This is the third edition of the IHS report dedicated to the market for LMR infrastructure and system integration. Previous IHS reports have included subsections on infrastructure components but this report solely focuses on infrastructure equipment and system integration, recognising this market has its own unique value chain.
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  • Icon Executive Director, Security Technology.
    Thomas Lynch is the Executive Director for Security Technology at IHS Markit. Thomas and his team focus across video surveillance equipment, safe cities, public safety, future communications technologies such as LTE, command & control and Cybersecurity in addition to Fintech and Blockchain research.
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