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Single core, singular priority: FirstNet policy helps protect public-safety communications Commented on: 1 day ago (December 14, 2017)

Thank you for finally publishing the case in support of one core in such a unbiased manner. Simply put, it is to maintain control of a public safety system that has eluded efforts of unification...

FirstNet to play a ‘very, very significant’ role in AT&T plans for broadband, smart cities, IoT, exec says Commented on: 1 week ago (December 2, 2017)

Smart City and FirstNet combined. A large win for AT&T. It could benefit municipalities if done right.

Unanswered questions loom as governors prepare to make ‘opt-in/opt-out’ FirstNet choices Commented on: 3 weeks ago (November 21, 2017)

Wow, This is the most insightful article I have read to date concerning the FirstNet process. Nonetheless, The more I learn the more I have to believe that the current LMR Public Safety system...

AT&T exec discusses core-to-core interoperability, Verizon proposal, FirstNet differentiators Commented on: 6 weeks ago (November 3, 2017)

Understanding the meaning of “CORE” seems important in this discussion. Does one core mean a single 50,000 square ft building that houses transport, switching, and authentication equipment. Or...

Stakeholders outline positions in preparation for House subcommittee hearing Commented on: 6 weeks ago (November 2, 2017)

My concern as well. Why not support a multi-vendor, multi-carrier network. Even AT&T does not relay upon one vendor or contractor. Firstnet,,you are making a mistake if you can not publicly...

Some FirstNet ‘opt-in’ states considering RFPs to seek alternative-RAN proposals, Ganley says Commented on: 8 weeks ago (October 20, 2017)

The cost of freedom means we do have choices and do not have to blindly settle for the state backed carrier of choice. There is a viable option available that can at least compete with AT&T...

Motorola Solutions completes deal for Kodiak Networks Commented on: 9 weeks ago (October 8, 2017)

I think Motorola is striving to survive rather than thriving at the moment. The future is and will be in the LTE arena which Motorola is lite in at the moment. Even if you go to the lab in...

New Hampshire state panel makes FirstNet 'opt-out' recommendation to governor Commented on: 9 weeks ago (October 8, 2017)

Interesting,. dynamic-spectrum-sharing technology makes better use of the frequency thus, more usage, thus less cost, plus more efficiencies across bandwidth, back-haul and power consumption....

MythBusters: A FirstNet edition Commented on: 9 weeks ago (October 8, 2017)

The question for me is how can the nation keep pace with modern communications to include data and voice? The only way to make this happen is by jumping onto the LTE(Long Term Evolution ) train...

Verizon exec to public safety: ‘We’re here to stay’ Commented on: 10 weeks ago (October 3, 2017)

I understand this article is about Verizons aspirations to be an intricate part of the Firstnet solution; however, here is one thing that is of concern to me and should be of concern to all. The...