December 2013

woman in dispatch centre communicates on two-way radio

Wireless Trends for 2014 #2 — Increasing Volume of Data, Especially Video

One of the top wireless communication trends set to grow exponentially in 2014 is the volume of wireless data, especially for video. Shift from Voice to Video  Traditionally, voice was the driver of wireless networks. While there’s no question that voice is still a staple, there is an increasing shift toward video, and the prevalence… Read More»

man uses radio in manufacturing facility

Top Motorola Two Way Radio Picks for the Manufacturing Industry

According to Statistics Canada, there are approximately 80,000 manufacturing facilities across Canada employing more than 1.8 million people, or 10% of the Canadian workforce. Comprising 12.9% of Canada’s GDP, manufacturing is an integral part of Canada’s vibrant economy. To operate at maximum efficiency and safety, organizations in the manufacturing sector rely on 2 way radios to… Read More»

construction worker with two way radio

New Motorola CSA Intrinsically Safe Radios for the Oil and Gas Sector

Canada’s development of the oil sands and the growth of shale gas have had a significant impact on the oil and gas market in North America. Ranked third in the world in crude oil reserves after Venezuela and Saudi Arabia, Canada is poised to produce up to 6.5 million barrels a day by 2025. The industry… Read More»

Electronic Logging for Fisheries

Wireless Trends for 2014 #1 — User Expectation of Wireless Anytime, Anywhere

With the year 2013 coming to a close, many organizations are looking ahead to plan for technology and trends that will emerge in wireless communication in 2014. Users Expect to Communicate Any Time, Anywhere A trend that will increasingly shape the way organizations use and implement wireless systems is users’ growing expectation to have access… Read More»