Monitoring and supporting public safety operations long-term
First responders regularly risk their lives to keep us and our communities safe. But within their daily high-risk environments, how do they maintain safety for themselves? Access to mission critical information is crucial, and can often be the difference between life and death. Delivering this clear, concise information demands the highest levels of reliability and security. The smart, mobile communications hub created by Tait UnifyVehicle answers this call. Continue Reading

Supporting critical fireground operations long-term
In high risk environments, access to mission critical information can be the difference between life and death. Having the right voice & data capability in place to deliver critical communications enables teams to respond faster and more effectively.

Tait offers the most flexible, open standards platforms that are designed to evolve, ensuring future-proof solutions that expand as your needs change. One of our Unified Critical Communications solutions is UnifyVehicle, which combines industry proven radio... Continue Reading

A DMR network offers many benefits over analog – including better audio quality, improved channel efficiency, and the use of data applications, to name a few. Upgrading to a DMR network from an analog system is a journey that can sometimes cause headaches, especially if you’re restricted by budgets. Luckily, Tait DMR makes it easy by offering many cost-effective paths that allow you upgrade in the manner that is best for your specific situation.

With Tait DMR, you can choose what and when you want to upgrade, without disruption to your current communications. We’ve... Continue Reading

Need to cover a wide area but short on frequencies? Does your team need an all-informed, easy-to-use-anywhere network? Ready to go digital and achieve more with your network? Simulcast provides greater coverage with fewer frequencies, can fill coverage dead-spots in challenging terrain, and delivers a cost effective and easy-to-use all-informed solution.

This post features the latest simulcast innovation from Tait for DMR conventional and trunked networks, and shows how it fits into the wide range of analog and digital simulcast solutions available... Continue Reading

Chances are you already know Tait as a trusted, proven, market leader in DMR Tier 3. In fact, we’re a market leader in Tier 3, having been the first to take Tier 3 solutions to market, and from there developing and expanding the capabilities of our DMR platform for both Tier 2 and Tier 3. As a result, the Tait DMR platform gives organizations – small and large – more flexibility, control and freedom of choice for their critical communications solutions.

Whether you’re looking for your first radio network, considering a move to digital, or simply looking to make a... Continue Reading

More than 1/3 of US Public Safety Agencies are choosing Simulcast networks. There are many benefits to Simulcast networks, including:

  • Easier Operation – the radios just work everywhere
  • Better coverage and capacity with existing frequencies
  • The ability to reach your entire organization with a single call
  • Expertly-designed Simulcast coverage can eliminate dead spots

How do simulcast networks operate? Essentially, simulcast (short for simultaneous broadcasting) means multiple base stations transmitting the same signal on the same frequency at the... Continue Reading

Imagine you’ve just joined an organization that uses radios on a regular basis. You’re given a brand new radio, and a little bit of training on how to use a radio microphone. When you go into the field, however, you find that people are having trouble understanding you.

Although this can sometimes be due to a poor quality product, more often than not it occurs because people don’t always use the radio microphone properly. Today we’re sharing a video from the Tait Radio Academy, titled “Microphone Manners – How to Use your Radio Microphone.” In the video, you’ll learn six simple... Continue Reading

It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone, but as we get ready to welcome 2018, we wanted to take a look back at some of our most popular blog posts throughout 2017. We love bringing you valuable, educational, and interesting content, so have a look below at what many of our readers have found most useful over the past year.

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TeamTalk to ensure continuity of resilient communications by partnering with Tait Communications.
TeamTalk Limited, the publicly listed telecommunications services provider, who are the largest provider of commercial mobile radio communications services and solutions throughout New Zealand, today announced that it has selected Christchurch-headquartered Tait Communications to supply and build its new nationwide Tier III Digital Mobile Radio network. Continue Reading

There are undoubtedly some very strong reasons why mission critical organizations should migrate to P25, but the many options can make it difficult to know which route to go. In this article, Tait Architectural Design Engineer Steve Penny discusses the differences between these standards, helping you to decide what’s right for your organization. Continue Reading