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PSCR Press

The Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) program spans the following technical areas in which we work to improve critical first-responder communications. Click each to view all related press.

The following are the latest news items mentioning our work or topics directly affected by our work.

PSCR Location Summit Identifies Z Axis, Maps as Critical Focus Areas,” MissionCritical Communications, November 2015.

Texas Events Highlight Public Safety LTE Research, Real- World Scenarios,” (mentions PSCR location-based services research area), MissionCritical Communications, November 2015.

ITS Report Identifies Best Public-Safety LTE Speech, Audio Technologies,” (highlights ITS audio quality work at PSCR labs; view NTIA Technical Report TR-15-520), MissionCritical Communications, October 2015.

South Korea Plans to Deploy Mission-Critical PTT over LTE this Year,” (nist-quotes PSCR’s Andrew Thiessen), Urgent Communications, July 2015.

Dereck Orr Highlights Job Opportunities” at PSCR, CTL,” Urgent Communications, July 2015

PSCR Seeks New Participants for Public-Safety Broadband Demo Network,” MissionCritical Communications, July 2015.

Dereck Orr Discusses the PSCR Program’s New Initiatives in Wake of $300 Million of New Funding,” Urgent Communications, July 2015.

International Push Expected to Ensure that Mission-Critical PTT Standard for LTE will be Finalized in 2016,” (nist-quotes PSCR’s Andrew Thiessen), Urgent Communications, June 2015.

FirstNet’s public-safety-centric mindset ‘very different’ than typical federal entity, Swenson says," (FirstNet Chairwoman Sue Swenson delivers the first day’s keynote address at the three-day 2015 PSCR PSBB Stakeholder Meeting), Urgent Communications, June 2015.

Created August 30, 2016, Updated November 1, 2017