Financial Realities of Private LMR vs. PTT and MCPTT
- Thursday, March 30, 2017: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
- Room: S225
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As communications technology is shifting from a heavy capital cost to more of an operational subscriber cost model, you no longer want or need to purchase a device that lasts 20 years. Understand how new technology is affecting your systems today, and how funding 2-3 parallel operating networks is not a long-term solution. Discuss the base requirements that need to be met, the tradeoff between convenience and maintenance, outsourcing versus insourcing, software and over the air programming, cybersecurity, coverage and availability and even the changing role of operator/user training.