Public Safety

Keeping the workforce safe and informed during critical events, with cloud-based tools

by Julia Weaver • 2 days ago

Software tools can improve how leaders communicate with employees during emergencies and other events as agencies adapt to an increasingly mobile workforce.

Tests of wildfire-tracking AI are just months away, JAIC says

by Jackson Barnett • 1 week ago

The goal is to produce hourly updates to crews instead of the daily wildfire maps that are the current standard.

NIST’s new public-safety tech challenge comes with $2.2 million in potential prizes

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 months ago

The challenge will include 10 in-person coding events in 10 cities across the country this fall.

Microsoft brings Azure Government to the ‘tactical edge’

by Billy Mitchell • 7 months ago

Microsoft's new products will bring the Azure Government cloud to austere, connectivity-limited environments.

FirstNet names AT&T as vendor for $46.5 billion public safety network

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

America's first nationwide interoperable wireless network for public safety finally has a builder.

Federal court rules against vendor in FirstNet protest, RFP to move forward

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

Now officially out of the race, Rivada Mercury will seek the business of the states that opt-out of the federal agency's $6.5 billion nationwide public safety communications network.

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