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Practical Interoperability Challenges in Today’s World

Josh Lober  (President/CEO, ESChat)

Location: W231

Date: Tuesday, September 28

Time: 11:30am - 12:15pm

Track: Interoperability & Interworking

Format: 45-Minute Power Session

Vault Recording: TBD

This session will address the current state of PTT Interoperability, including LMR to LMR, LMR to Broadband, and Broadband to Broadband. We will drill into three types of interoperability, Inter-Carrier, Inter-System and Inter-Vendor, and discuss methods for interoperability, including: Hardware (gateway) solutions vs Direct Digital (Wireline) solutions. We’ll review implementation options that include Direct to Agency, and Interoperability as a Service. Finally, we’ll have an open discussion on whether we are heading in the right direction.