Posts in the Category: Smartphone

CommandWear Successfully Tests on Band 14 (FirstNet, Public Safety Broadband Network)

Broadband spectrum has been set aside for public safety use in both Canada and the US. The plan is to use an LTE network on that spectrum to allow public safety access to modern, broadband communications infrastructure that is secure and dedicated.

CommandWear is working with companies developing products and organizations testing these products so that when the Public Safety Broadband Network (PSBN) becomes available we will be ready. We recently …

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Vancouver Technology Company Launches Next Generation of Situational Awareness Solutions for First Responders

CommandWear integrates mobile and wearable technologies to support intelligence-led decision making where public safety organizations need it most – at the last tactical mile.

VANCOUVER, BC (September 30, 2014): CommandWear Systems Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of its latest release of the CommandWear situational awareness platform, built for public safety agencies that need better and more cost-effective ways to support front-line emergency personnel’s responsiveness, decision making and safety.

CommandWear is a …

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New York Times on Body Worn Video – “Storage, management and retrieval of the collected data create mammoth questions of their own.”

 

The New York Times today has an article on their front page about body worn video. There are many great points raised, but the one that caught our attention was the issue of storage and management.

Incorporating body worn video into your police force goes beyond just putting a device on an officer. The management and storage of the video adds cost and complexity to existing operations. When you are applying …

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CommandWear Field Tested by BC Ambulance

The @Commandwear team had a great day at another major event: #GranFondo 2014 cycling event in Whistler.  CommandWear mobile apps were deployed to track responders and the text messaging proved invaluable when radio comms failed. #smartwatch technology also worked well. Happy to share the lessons with any public safety or security agencies.

We have written up a case study with the results of the trial at BC Ambulance. If you would …

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