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Home Office claims ESN demonstration success
By David Bicknell
Department highlights successful test using Motorola Solutions’ software and live EE mobile phone network to demonstrate prioritisation of emergency services communications
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Church spires to be used to boost digital connectivity in rural areas
By David Bicknell
DCMS and Defra sign accord with Church of England to improve broadband, mobile and WiFi connectivity for local communities
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PAC prepares to flush out updates to Emergency Services Network timeline
By David Bicknell
Public Accounts Committee hearing next week is expected to step up its scrutiny of the delayed Home Office programme and press for specific details of an updated schedule for ESN’s nationwide rollout
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Policing minister argues ‘digital’ is forces' biggest opportunity
By David Bicknell
Nick Hurd has challenged police forces to embrace digital and mobile technology
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Bristol outstrips London to be dubbed the UK’s “smartest city”
By David Bicknell
Latest Huawei UK Smart Cities Index marks out Bristol and London as smart cities ‘leaders’ followed by ‘contenders’ such as Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds and Milton Keynes
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GDS makes pitch for public sector secure WiFi service users
By David Bicknell
Designed to replace “user and guest WiFi”, GovWiFi wants to be standard way to access WiFi across all government and public sector locations; another WiFi service, Govroam, was launched by Jisc in July
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Home Office admits to ESN complexity
By David Bicknell
Department says scope and scale of testing needed for Emergency Services Network is “greater than originally anticipated, and will therefore take longer”
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CCS outlines results of supplier engagement over HSCN Access Services
By David Bicknell
Timeline indicates Request to Participate deadline of October 6 with prospective dynamic purchasing system go live date of October 16
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PAC sounds further alarm over emergency services network plans
By David Bicknell
Committee worries Vodafone will stop providing infrastructure that enables current Airwave system to function; Home Office and Motorola insist they are not taking risks with public safety
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BT wins The Met’s £100m networks tower
By David Bicknell
Networking and IT contract covers high speed fixed and wireless networks as well as cloud and IT services under the Met’s Technology Transformation Programme
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EE demos balloon and drone-based technologies that could support ESN
By David Bicknell
Mobile 4G network provider whose coverage is integral to the Emergency Services Network also showcased “rapid response vehicles” to keep network live during any outages
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Motorola acquires Cyfas cloud technology for ESN preparations
By Neil Merrett
Company to provide communication system as a service in order to curb hardware infrastructure needs of UK emergency service providers
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DH seeks ambulance mobilisation services in £14.4m deal as ESN looms
By David Bicknell
Tender covers plans to roll out integrated control room and mobile data vehicle solution for NHS ambulance services, including potentially Wales and Scotland
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PAC’s ESN probe likely to consider mobile operators’ access to network sites
By David Bicknell
PAC investigation will follow on from recent critical NAO report that described ESN as “inherently high risk”
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Home Office reassures emergency services and Whitehall watchdogs over ESN “risk”
By David Bicknell
Home Office accepts NAO report recommendations but “does not agree” on “judgement about the Department’s acknowledgement of programme’s risk”
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