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Reliable Communications in Unreliable Conditions


Eric Toenjes  (National Market Manager, Wireless, Graybar)


Jim Jacobellis  (SVP of Sales & Technology Partners, Blue Arcus)

Kevin Fernandes  (Chief Revenue Officer, Dejero)

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

Location: W230A

Date: Tuesday, March 26

Time: 9:10 am - 10:10 am

Track: State & Local Government, First Responder Communications

Topic: Backhaul, Broadband, FirstNet, IoT, LMR, Private Networks, Satellite, Situational Awareness, Smart-X, System Resiliency

Format: Panel Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Today there is an opportunity to significantly improve the diversity and resiliency of your communications, both for broadband Internet and wireless. The need exists for fixed locations like Emergency Operations Centers or Smart City Networks and for mobile environments such as Mobile Command Vehicles or in municipal parks for festivals and concerts. These technologies can support many applications including: Push-to-Talk (PTT), Push-to-Video or PTX, cellular data for phones, tablets & laptops, Point of Sale, surveillance, access controls, ticket scanning, asset tracking, barcode scanning, IoT devices, local Wi-Fi fronthaul and more. Hear from industry experts and a public safety end user to see how you can solve your communications challenges.

Key takeaways include learning about Cellular Bonding, Smart Blending Technology, CBRS, Private Cellular Networks and LTE/5G.