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Integrating Private LTE into your LMR System


Budge Currier  (Public Safety Communications Director, State of California Governor's Office of Emergency Services)


Brad Stoddard  (Director of the MI Public Safety Comms System (MPSCS) and SWIC, State of Michigan)

Steve Miller  (Chief Technology Officer, The Digital Decision)

Bogdan Frusina  (Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer & Founder, Dejero)

Justin St. Arnauld  (Associate Director - 5G and Enterprise Solution Architecture, Verizon)

Location: W240A

Date: Wednesday, March 27

Time: 3:10 pm - 4:10 pm

Track: First Responder Communications, State & Local Government

Topic: Backhaul, LMR, P25, Private Networks

Format: Panel Session

Vault Recording: TBD

LMR systems are designed to provide coverage that support the needs of the First Responders. As California transitions to a statewide P25-trunking LMR system, there is a need to augment LMR coverage with existing public LTE and new private LTE to meet the needs of all agencies. During this interactive session we will discuss leveraging LTE to extend LMR coverage.

Key takeaways:
Topics include P25, Private LTE solutions, building out Public Safety IP networks, and integrating applications into the system architecture.
Review California's P25 trunking system.
Explore augmenting LMR with LTE