FBI strikes $92M agreement for additional FirstNet capabilities
The largest commitment to the platform by a federal agency to date, the FBI has secured FirstNet Ready devices like smartphones, air cards and modems.
DOJ moves to new comms platform with $984 million EIS task order
AT&T's solution should simplify cloud adoption across the department's 43 agencies.
Public Sector Innovation Priorities — Teri Takai
Teri Takai joins FedScoop TV to discuss innovation in the public sector and more.
Think of FirstNet as ‘ecosystem’ for software developers, board member Takai says
The $46.5 billion network being developed by AT&T and the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) will have apps and functionality that cannot even be envisioned today, one of its board members said Wednesday.
Are we there yet? How close is the U.S. to a modern, interoperable public safety network?
The nation is on the brink of launching an interoperable and modern national public safety network — but there's still work to be done.
FirstNet draft plan coming soon
By June states should have a draft plan for the nation’s first public safety network to decide whether they will opt in or out of the program later this fall.