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You CAN Communicate Everywhere! Technologies to Keep Your Operations Connected


Tom Soumas  (President & CEO, Cinetcomm, LLC)


Jon Paul Beauchamp  (Director, Business Development, Icom America)

Location: W230B

Date: Monday, March 25

Time: 2:40 pm - 3:40 pm

Track: Incident Management, First Responder Communications

Topic: Broadband, Critical Infrastructure, FirstNet, Interoperability, LMR, P25, Private Networks, PTT, Satellite, Situational Awareness

Format: Panel Session

Vault Recording: TBD

In this educational session participants will learn about the convergence of terrestrial and satellite-based technologies for Public Safety and Agency use in both daily and disaster situations across hybrid SD-WAN backbones. Each presenter is a practitioner who has faced and dealt with connectivity and process challenges unique to their specific operations. Their territories range from urban environments to vast geographies - all requiring 100% coverage. This panel will present how they dealt with and solved these network issues.

Takeaways from this session will include:
* How to expand and create resilience in current LMR systems utilizing a P25 Standards-based Network
* Pushing mobile data to the edge in any geography
* Tracking and managing assets and personnel everywhere
* Creating connectivity everywhere without building additional infrastructure
* Eliminating coverage challenges with hybrid Software Defined Wide Area Networks