For many field workers in hazardous environments, the key to getting the job done and remaining safe lies in the tools they use to communicate.

Time and again, land mobile radio has proven itself to be a reliable, resilient means of voice communication. For those in hazardous environments, Intrinsically Safe (IS) portable radios enable that communication despite the many challenges associated with these dangerous working conditions.

But there are some cases where portable radios aren’t always the best fit for certain users or jobs. Maybe a task... Continue Reading

Comms Connect is New Zealand’s leading mobile industry event, attracting hundreds of visitors from around the region to the 2018 expo at Auckland SkyCity Convention Centre. Attendees included hardware manufacturers, software companies, radio and wireless communications users from various industries, dealers, consultants, and stakeholders from the government and public safety organisations.

Key themes this year were the New Zealand communications landscape, convergence of voice and data, 5G and Industrial IoT. It was great to see a strong Tait presence with our radios on... Continue Reading

Radio fleet management  is easier and more accessible than ever before with Tait EnableFleet, an industry-leading configuration management system that provides a fast, easy-to-use, secure and controlled way to manage fleet configurations and changes. The cloud-hosted system makes it an affordable, smart choice for organizations large or small.

Using over-the-air-programming (OTAP), EnableFleet is the only system that can deliver firmware updates to a radio over a DMR Tier 3 or P25 trunked system. TM9300 or TM9400 mobiles fitted... Continue Reading

This year’s celebrations for National Reconciliation Week (NRW) in Australia took place from May 27 – June 3, with events across the country commemorating the shared histories of the wider Australian community and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Tait supports Reconciliation Australia to help with their mission to inspire and enable all Australians to contribute to the reconciliation of the nation. An important cause that should not be overlooked, funds for reconciliation are often lacking, but it is... Continue Reading

“CCW 2018 was really a great trade show for Tait!” Reports Margit Paul-Kientzl, Tait Marketing Communications Executive. Critical Communications World 2018 brought attendees from far and wide to the Messe Berlin ExpoCenter City, Berlin, from the 15th to 17th of May. Continue Reading

Tait Communications is proud to host and contribute to number of events during Techweek, New Zealand’s annual festival of innovation, 19th – 27th May 2018. Continue Reading

Tait knows tough. The organizations we serve have some of the toughest jobs in the world. Extreme environments, challenging tasks, and risky situations mean users need reliable communications to keep them in touch with their teams. To do that, they need communications tools that are rugged enough to withstand the harsh conditions they’re exposed to every day.

Along with reliable voice communications, the modern workforce increasingly demands access to data and applications that can keep them better connected, safe, and productive in the field. The... Continue Reading

Tait serves organizations around the world with high-quality products designed and built in our Christchurch, New Zealand headquarters. Since not everyone gets a chance to visit our factory, we’re often asked for some insight into how our manufacturing process works.

Designing and developing our products in-house allows us to be agile, flexible, and complete quick turnarounds for our customers. This is no small feat, considering that parts of our factory produce around a million parts per day, and each product undergoes multiple quality... Continue Reading

A greener packaging solution for Tait base stations has been adopted following some diligent work by our Christchurch headquarters-based Design Engineer Malcolm Falconer.

Instead of being shipped inside a foam insert, the TB7300 equipment will be packed in a molded structure formed of recycled paper fiber, much like the material used for egg cartons. Testing showed the new insert outperforms the current foam insert in protecting the valuable equipment from vibration and being dropped.
“I was thinking there must be a more environmentally friendly way to... Continue Reading

With 49 years’ industry experience, Tait is a world leader in unifying mission critical communications. Public Safety agencies around the world choose Tait to meet their communication needs. Here are the ten common reasons why they choose our global team of experts:
1) Our Tait Tough radios
Tait clients operate in some of the world’s most dangerous environments. The last thing you need to worry about is the functionality of your communications. Our radios are designed and tested to withstand extreme wear and tear so you can be confident that your radio... Continue Reading