FCC to Hold Technical Panel on the 700 MHZ Nationwide Interoperable Public Safety Wireless Broadband Network
Washington, D.C. – The Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (Bureau) today announced it will hold a technical panel on Wednesday, March 17, 2010 from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. to discuss the 700 MHz nationwide interoperable public safety wireless broadband network. The event will be held in the Commission Meeting Room (TWC305).
The panel will provide viewpoints on the technical design, operation, and evolution of the public safety wireless broadband network. Issues to be addressed will include:
· Technical standards to ensure interoperability
· Network coverage, reliability, and capacity
· Opportunities to leverage commercial technology to lower public safety network and equipment costs
· Technical issues associated with roaming and priority access
The full Public Notice is available HERE.