Many critical comms users consider accessories just as important as their radios.  There is no point in using a high quality radio if your microphone or speaker isn’t suited to your use.  With that in mind, Endorsed Tait Technology Partners Savox and Aina have both recently released Bluetooth accessories that pair with Tait TP9300 and TP9400 portables, Sonim XP7 and XP8 rugged smartphones, and both support the Tait TeamPTT.

Great accessories can make remote communication mush more effective.  Bluetooth technology allows users to remotely control functions such as... Continue Reading

Do you know what to consider when specifying or designing digital radio networks for data transmission, as opposed to just voice? There are important coverage differences that you need to understand, to be sure you specify for the overall network performance you need. In this article, first featured in the latest issue of  Connection Magazine, regular Connection contributor and Principal Engineer at Tait Communications Ian Graham sorts out some important differences when specifying digital voice and data.

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Authored by Dan Draughn, this white paper discusses common challenges Utilities face, the communication tools available, and what the future of communications will look like for Utilities.

As a young Utilities communications professional in Mississippi some decades ago, Dan Draughn recalls facing natural disasters – both hurricanes and ice storms – almost every year.

Each time, the Utility’s leaders acted decisively, not only to restore power, but to implement initiatives that saved time, money, and lives.  And each time, it underscored the importance of... Continue Reading

Much like the strata of rock visible in a mine, modern mining communications rest on layers of communications technologies, introduced over time to improve the safety, efficiency, and productivity of mining operations.

Ground-breaking new technologies will continue to emerge, but earlier technologies continue to perform the function they were intended for, and do not necessarily become obsolete; indeed most remain relevant and are maintained, advanced and upgraded by manufacturers.

So, rather than the development of a single, ideal technology, the future... Continue Reading

Did you know that the Tait 9300 series mobiles and portables are now capable of automated location controlled behavior through GeoFencing? This is a powerful, unique capability that increases efficiency and worker safety – geographic areas and boundaries can be programmed for your Tait radio to automatically take certain actions based on its location. This is independent of the network, dispatch, or any other software applications!

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Tait Technology Partners invest in a relationship with Tait, as we invest in our relationships with our partners.  Each year Tait recognizes technology partners that have multiplied this investment, with Tait Tech Partner Multiplier awards announced and presented at the IWCE annual conference. Continue Reading

The TP3 is the newest member of the Tait DMR family. It has a great collection of features that we think you’re going to love. Lets take a look!

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Reliable, resilient, functional, efficient. These are all requirements for the workplace communications tools you need.  But what about personalization?  Need to identify talk groups?  Want to label individuals’ radios?  Want to add more functionality to a device?  There are many reasons why organizations need flexible, personal radios.  Guy Hooker, Product Manager of the easily personalized Tait TP3, shows us the business benefits of radios with individual flair. Continue Reading

Who’s watching your LMR network?

Proactive monitoring and management of communications networks are key to maximizing uptime, for the safety and effectiveness of your team.  There is an effective network monitoring and management solution that can be tailored to your organization’s needs.
Tait is introducing a powerful new performance monitoring tool, Tait EnableInsight, that goes well beyond our existing Tait EnableMonitor fault monitoring tool.  This article compares a range of network monitoring and management options available to you.
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With all the talk about Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PTToC), and the difference that this LMR/LTE integration is making to the way organizations are communicating, we took the opportunity to chat to Dion Stevenson, who works with customers to support Tait TeamPTT, the Tait PTToC solution.

This article is from the latest issue of Connection Magazine.
What’s your involvement with Tait TeamPTT?
Our DMR/MPT-IP/P25 networks connect to Tait TeamPTT servers either on customer premises, or on our regional cloud-based servers. Working alongside Product Manager Nick Rayner, I’m the... Continue Reading