Tag: communications tech

Basic Services, Emergency Services

What do first responders want from communications tech?

January 30, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

A new survey of more than 7,100 first responders conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) reflects their need for communications tech that is “trustworthy,” “controllable” and “[reduces] user frustration.” NIST’s “Voice of First Responders” project was […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Senate committee approves AGILE Procurement Act for IT and communications tech

August 5, 2022

Via: FCW

The Advancing Government Innovation with Leading-Edge—AGILE—Procurement Act of 2022 was advanced by the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on Wednesday, with the aim of improving government IT procurement. The act, which was introduced last week by Sen. […]