May 23, 2011
Motorola Solutions to Participate in Region VI Public Safety LTE Interoperability Forum in Austin, Texas
SCHAUMBURG, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI), a leading provider of mission-critical communication products and services for enterprise and government customers, is participating in today’s Long Term Evolution (LTE) Interoperability Forum hosted by the Texas Department of Public Safety. Motorola is working closely with regional officials and participating vendors to help form the model for proper and effective public safety LTE deployment across the United States.
•Motorola is fully committed to the development of interoperable broadband networks for public safety based on the LTE technology, and its LTE broadband offerings are fully compliant with the 3GPP LTE interoperability standards.
•Motorola is developing network and device equipment incorporating LTE standards-based hardware and software components developed for and distributed into the LTE commercial carrier market. This approach provides customers with the advantages of economies of scale and research and development amortization over the LTE commercial carrier market.
•Motorola and Verizon Wireless have an alliance to bring all the advantages of cooperation between public and private LTE networks to public safety customers.
Darren McQueen, corporate vice president, Private Broadband and iDEN Products and Solutions, Motorola Solutions
“This is an exciting time for the evolution of communications for the public safety community. Texas is at the forefront of these next generation solutions, and Motorola Solutions brings significant history and forward-looking innovation to the discussion. We commend Mike Simpson and leaders throughout the state of Texas for their vision and their determination to implement and leverage public safety LTE technology.”
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