Australian Air Force Cadets from 210 Squadron, based in Toowoomba, Queensland, recently conducted basic radio communications training using resources from www.taitradioacademy.com.
The cadets learned basic radio procedures, the Phonetic Alphabet, and best practices for radio operation, to ensure clear and concise communications. After a half day classroom session, they put their skills to the test by sending and receiving phonetic alphabet encoded messages using portable radios. These skills will assist the cadets when they complete their... Continue Reading
2019 marks 50 years of Tait Communications helping customers stay safe and productive. The company was established in 1969 by Sir Angus Tait, who believed that strong research and a commitment to listening to customers would build a business that stands the test of time.
From the beginning, Tait has looked ahead. Innovations which help customers serve their communities are a cornerstone of the business. Sir Angus Tait, who was knighted for his services to industry, was continually challenging his employees to keep moving ahead. His saying “The best is yet to come” remains a fundamental value of Tait Communications.
Today we reflect on some of our favorite stories from 2019.
Trying to decide which forms of wireless communication are right for your organization? In the second lesson of Introduction to Unified Critical Communications, we look at the pros and cons of LMR, WiFi, Satellite, and LTE. Continue Reading
The Tait Radio Academy is a free training resource, providing foundational education on a wide range of critical communications topics. From basic radio awareness to Industrial Control Systems, there is a range of material for people in both technical and non-technical roles.
Communications have never been more important than they are today. Businesses, public safety, utilities, and other enterprises rely on communications being available all the time. Historically, this simply meant having a reliable Radio Network. People could communicate with voice, and that was enough. But not anymore. Continue Reading
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
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
Tait solutions help critical industries around the world operate safely and efficiently. But don’t take it from us – read our clients discussing the benefits of Tait solutions in their own words. Our Client Stories page shares stories from a wide range of organizations, all over the world. Tait has a long history of knowledge and understanding in the industries we serve, so we have experience that we can share with your organization. Continue Reading
To provide a simple introduction to the Tait DMR family of products, we’ve produced a series of five videos each exploring the top benefits of various aspects of the solution. Today, we take a look at the Top 5 Benefits of the Tait TP9300 portable radio:
As we say hello to the new year, we’re taking a look back to bring you a list of our ten most popular blog posts for 2016. These include educational pieces from the Tait Radio Academy, thought-leading Connection articles, informational comparisons between a range of topics, and answers to frequently asked questions. In each post, you’ll find informative videos, white papers, guides, and other helpful information.
In case you missed any, check them out below!
- DMR versus dPMR comparison – Part 1
- Channel Sharing Explained: FDMA, TDMA and CDMA
- Advantages of DMR versus TETRA
- When and... Continue Reading