After years of planning and pilot projects, the national public safety wireless broadband network known as FirstNet is poised to soon become a reality. RCR Wireless takes stock of FirstNet's status, short- and long-term goals, as well as technical issues including spectrum sharing and covering tough network environments; and FirstNet's recently opened testing lab for exploring new devices and applications for public safety. This webinar also looks at how FirstNet will impact the in-building wireless market, and what it will take for FirstNet to become financially self-sustaining as a public-safety-only network.
What you will learn:
-FirstNet’s plans for the first 100 days of operations, plus short- and long-term milestones
-Status of the $6.5 billion RFP
-The role of the FirstNet testing lab in Boulder, Colorado in application and device development for public safety
-Potential impacts on the inbuilding wireless market
-How will FirstNet become self-sustaining?
Who should attend:
-Carrier and network equipment executives who serve the public safety sector
-Network planning, installation and testing executives and managers who support public safety networks
-Public safety application company executives and app developers
-Federal, state and local officials responsible for public safety IT and communications and related regulations
Kelly Hill, Editor, RCR Wireless News
Gerry Christensen, Principal Consultant, Wireless Waypoint
Greg Najjar, Director of Business Development, ADRF
Chris Odenthal, Program Manager, Jacobs Engineering
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