Radio communication's bandwidth melting pot

     The need to provide first responders with an improved system for interoperable communications remains an urgent national priority, despite the painful lessons of 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. Even with the attention being paid to interoperability...

     Because of communication's need to be flexible to support critical and complex missions and to adapt to changing technical standards, multiband software-defined radio technology will be the key enabler for a powerful solution to the future of the nation's challenges in public safety communications.

     Kevin Kane is director of sales and business development for the Government and Public Safety business in the RF Communications Division of Harris Corporation. He previously served as director of business development for Harris' tactical radio business.

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