Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) is not happy with some of Motorola Solutions' alleged lobbying tactics, which he contends are aimed at undermining the First Responder Network Authority and its efforts to craft the nationwide public safety broadband network.
The LTE network being crafted by the First Responders Network Authority (FirstNet) is not yet officially designed, but Verizon Wireless and Motorola Solutions have collaborated on an in-vehicle modem for public-safety that is designed to seamlessly roam between Verizon's LTE network as well as FirstNet's.
The latest news surrounding the First Responders Network Authority (FirstNet) concerns Motorola Solutions' lobbying activities and the awarding of grants to five states under the State and Local Implementation Grant Program (SLIGP) being run by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).
Frustrated over lack of access to 700 MHz spectrum now under the control of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), Mississippi's Wireless Communications Commission froze construction on its $56 million LTE network for public safety, a project that was nearly 80 percent complete.
Motorola Solutions' purchase of UK-based Psion for €154 million earlier this year will start to bolster Motorola's enterprise unit, where sales have recently lost momentum, according to Technology Business Research
Cisco Systems, Motorola Solutions and Netgear are suing a patent company they accuse of racketeering for its efforts to shake down payments from businesses, including hotels and cafes, that offer Wi-Fi service to customers.
Motorola Solutions is back on the acquisition trail, agreeing a £129 million (€160 million) takeover of ruggedized mobile device maker Psion. The cash deal v
C Spire Wireless accused AT&T (NYSE:T), Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) and Motorola Mobility (NYSE:MMI) of working together to push it and other small regional carriers out of business by manipulating...
Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) CEO Greg Brown said he thinks that legislation that allocated the D Block of the 700 MHz band to the public-safety community could create a $5 billion market, and that
Nokia Siemens Networks reported weaker fourth-quarter sales and although the vendor now has the acquisition of Motorola Solutions' (NYSE:MSI) networks business under its belt, NSN is in for a rough