Prototype of low-cost, elevated sensor mast improves ship’s communication range and ability to detect, track, and classify contacts of interest (Image courtesy of DARPA)

TALONS Tested on Commissioned US Navy Vessel for First Time (Video)

DARPA’s Towed Airborne Lift of Naval Systems (TALONS) research effort recently demonstrated its prototype of a low-cost, elevated sensor mast aboard a commissioned U.S. Navy vessel for the first time. The crew of USS...
Digital Fly’s new Fly Sense vaping and bullying-detection monitor unit and its companion phone application demonstrating the receipt of a vaping alert from a remotely monitored location. (Image courtesy of Corbett PR)

New Anti-Bullying & Student Vaping Detect Sensor & Alert System

Don't let hidden issues sneak up on you. Fly Sense can help keep your school safe. The key to improving life safety and security in schools is through automated situational awareness. Principals...
John Stratton, Verizon executive vice president and president of global operations

Verizon to Build Dedicated Network Core for Public Safety (Learn More)

Reaffirming their decades-long commitment to public safety, Verizon is making substantial investments in new network capabilities, as well as expanded products and services, to enhance our industry-leading 4G LTE network for...
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Twitter Campaign Outing People who Marched in Charlottesville (Videos)

By Avi Selk, The Washington Post A campaign to name and shame people who marched at a bloody right-wing rally in Charlottesville has so far prompted two universities to condemn white supremacy — even as the outed students defend their decisions...
Anita Pitt, 9-1-1 Program Manager for the Brazos Valley Council of Governments (BVCOG)

NICE Recognizes 2017 PSAPs’ Finest Award Recipients at APCO 2017

NICE, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is excited to announce the recipients of its 2017 PSAPs’ Finest Awards, a recognition program for emergency communications professionals now in its 12th year. Winners...
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ER Partners with StreetWise for Fire & EMS Agencies (Multi-Video)

Emergency Reporting (ER), a leading provider of Fire & EMS records management software, is partnering with StreetWise response software, a leading producer of enroute software solutions. “The great thing about Emergency Reporting’s Platform...
The Marine Corps Recruiting Information Support System (MCRISS) Recruiter Client Tool (RCT) from Buchanan & Edwards (BE) is the prime contractor for a high-performance, on/off-line native Windows application giving Marine Corps recruiters the capability to perform their critical recruiting mission in disconnected environments such as schools, shopping malls, and other ad hoc recruiting venues. (Image courtesy of the USMC)

Marine Corps Recruiting MCRISS & RCT in ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Buchanan & Edwards is pleased to announce the Marine Corps Recruiting Information Support System (MCRISS) Recruiter Client Tool (RCT), has been nominated in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Buchanan & Edwards (BE)...
Under the SOF GLSS contract, U.S. Special Operations Forces will receive a wide variety of advanced logistics, maintenance and sustainment services across aviation, ground and maritime platforms. (Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin)

Lockheed Martin Awarded US Special Ops Forces GLSS (Learn More, Video)

Lockheed Martin has been named prime contractor of U.S. Special Operations Command's (USSOCOM) next-generation logistics and sustainment support program. The Special Operations Forces Global Logistics Support Services (SOF GLSS) program is the...

New Lower C-Band RF Module for Military, Federal & Public Safety

Persistent Systems has released a Lower C-Band RF module for its MPU5 radio system, reflecting the company's commitment to a truly modular radio architecture. REAL-TIME SITUATIONAL AWARENESS SEE, HEAR, AND COORDINATE YOUR TEAM Teams...
Leading provider of defense products and services orders helicopter systems for approximately US$3 million (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Orbit Expands Airborne Satcom Terminal Dev’t to Helicopters

Orbit Communications Systems intends to expand the development of its new Multi-Purpose Terminal (MPT) for airborne satcom to include helicopters. The company has received an order for approximately US$3 million from a global provider...