Appointment of new Australasian Critical Communications Forum (ACCF) Director

Melbourne 15th July 2021 Following the resignation of Steve Hwang from Nokia as ACCF Board director due to a shift in his Nokia’ regional responsibilities, the ACCF is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathan Brine from Nokia (Oceania) as its new Board director. Steve Hwang based in Seoul was also involved in the South Korea’s Safe Net Forum and …

Hytera’s Digital Communications Solution Gives the Mining Industry a Competitive Edge

26th of June 2021 The Hytera 4G LTE Intelligent Communications Solution for Mining offers an integrated platform capable of supporting a wide range of audio, video, data and M2M/IoT applications suitable for surface, strip, open-pit and underground mining. Global trends impacting the mining industry The mining and metals industry faces a number of challenges including fluctuating demand for ores and …

Nokia and University of Technology Sydney announce 5G Innovation Lab

3rd March 2021 Sydney, Australia – Nokia has today announced a five-year partnership with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to build and run a state-of-the-art 5G innovation facility at the university’s Tech Lab campus in Sydney, Australia. The 5G Innovation Lab will enable Nokia, UTS and their partners to push the boundaries of 5G technology by testing exciting new …

State of Victoria Country Fire Authority Selects Zetron’s Command and Control System to Improve Statewide Integrated Emergency Communications

Twenty-eight Command and Control Centres will be interconnected on a single communications system to increase operational efficiency in protecting lives & property Brisbane, Australia – February 22, 2021 – Zetron, a global leader in integrated mission critical communications technology, announced today that the Country Fire Authority (CFA) has awarded a $4 million contract for Zetron’s ACOM Command & Control system to be used as the …

The big inversion – How 5G+ technologies will create new value for industries in a post-COVID world – a NOKIA White paper

12 January 2021 A new ecosystem of 5G-related technologies will provide the critical tools necessary for all industries to digitalize over the next decade, leading to a massive shift in overall ICT spending from digital industries like e-commerce and finance to physical industries like manufacturing and agriculture. These “5G+” technologies will not only reshape the industrial landscape but grow the …

Why 4G LTE is Growing in Popularity for Australian Miners

The pace of digitisation in Australian mining is accelerating at considerable rates. Mine automation, sensor network integration and field personnel enablement are all driving explosive growth in data volumes and types, and the growth is not only at Tier 1 level. The traditional approach of disparate connectivity across mine sites is now a major chokepoint for the aspirations of resources …

The Australasian Critical Communications Forum (ACCF), chapter of TCCA, welcomes Steve Hwang to its board of directors.

Melbourne, 16 December 2020 The Australasian Critical Communications Forum (ACCF), chapter of TCCA, welcomes Steve Hwang to its board of directors. Melbourne, 16 December 2020 During the 2020 AGM event of the Australasian Critical Communications Forum (ACCF), chapter of the TCCA, on 16th of December, Mr. Steve Hwang of Nokia joined the ACCF board as a director. Steve Hwang is …

Hytera Envisages the Future of PMR at Critical Communications World Virtual Conference

Hytera participated in Critical Communications Week (CCWeek) 2020 as a Brand Leader sponsor to showcase its latest innovations and shared perspectives on the evolution of communications technologies from 2G to 5G. CCWeek, a five-day virtual exhibition and conference on Nov. 2-6, offers a new opportunity for stakeholders of the critical communications sector to network after the Critical Communications World 2020 …

ETSI 5th MCX Plugtests event took place as a remote-only event from 21st September to 2nd October 2020.

ETSI, with the support of the European Commission, EFTA, TCCA and UIC, organized the fifth MCX PlugtestsTM event which took place as a remote-only event from 21st September to 2nd October 2020. The report is now published on ETSI website. Press release will follow soon https://www.etsi.org/events/past-events/1758-5th-mcx-remote-plugtests The Australasian Critical Communications Forum (ACCF) participated in the observer program that provides the platform to the various stake holders in Mission critical community to discuss the progress …