Thorcom a Simoco Wireless company and well respected leader in mission-critical communication solutions, readies itself to exhibit at BAPCO 2024 on 6-7th March 2024, the foremost event for public safety professionals. With just weeks to go until the event commences in Coventry, anticipation is high for the unveiling of Thorcom’s latest innovation: InStream. (more…)

In the realm of emergency response, the ability to communicate seamlessly is nothing short of a lifeline. Recognising this crucial need, we at Simoco Wireless Solutions have introduced our P25 Phase 2 technology. Our Multi-mode digital platform features P25 Phase 1 and 2, DMR, Analogue and MPT1327. Designed for ambulances and first responders, this innovative communication solution is poised to redefine how emergency services operate in critical situations. Let’s explore the unique features and benefits that make our P25 Phase 2 a game-changer for those on the front lines.

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In today’s fast-paced world, seamless communication is crucial for businesses and public safety organisations alike. Simoco Wireless Solutions, a leading provider of mission-critical communication systems, has emerged as a trusted name in the Australasia market. With our innovative approach and cutting-edge technology, Simoco has revolutionised wireless communication across various industries. In this blog post, we will explore the key features and benefits of Simoco Wireless Solutions in Australia.

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The Australian International Aerospace and Defence Exposition and Air Show

The Australian International Aerospace and Defence Exposition and Air Show is held every two years at Avalon Airport in Melbourne, Victoria, and is the largest civil and military air show in the Australian calendar, with over 250,000 attendees. The air show has grown rapidly over recent years and now features a strong international military presence including aircraft from the Royal Australian Air Force, the United States Marine Corps, and the United States Air Force. Representatives from other countries have also appeared at the air show on many occasions, including aircraft from the Royal Air Force, Japan Air Self-Defence Force, Republic of Singapore Air Force, and many others.

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Two-way radio protocols

Over the years certain rules have been established to make radio communication go more efficiently. Here are the basic protocols for radio use, this will help you understand and improve your overall experience when using your two-way radio.
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Mobile Workforce

It’s no secret that the international prevalence of smartphones, tablets and other mobile internet devices has exploded in recent years. Back in 2008, Mary Meeker, an analyst at Kleiner Perkins Caulfield Byers, predicted that mobile would overtake fixed internet access globally  by 2014. She was two years early, but in late 2016, smartphones and tablets were indeed used to access the internet globally more frequently than desktops and notebooks.

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Push to talk

Every organisation will, at some point, have to facilitate a group conversation or discussion. That’s all very well if it can take place face-to-face, in a meeting room. But what happens when that group is dispersed over several different locations, or when individual members of that group are on the move and using different forms of communication?

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Confined Space Engineering

When implementing a unified critical communications network in any environment, there are always issues and challenges to be overcome.  However, when implementing one in a confined space those challenges are augmented, and an entirely new set of difficulties is presented.

Developing a comprehensive communications network that can perform in adverse environments such as road or rail tunnels, or more industrial settings such as mines is not only important to delivering operational success either. Having reliable communications infrastructure in place is a must in order to ensure the safety of any members of staff or the public who may be using the space too. Operators need systems and technologies that can withstand challenging conditions and provide reliable and safe links for those in the confined environment.

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