March 2014

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Fire Department Radios: Motorola MotoTRBO’s Noise Cancelling Benefits

For fire department radios, reliability during a range of demanding situations is critical. With endless variables at play at the scene of an emergency, a firefighter’s two way radio must function optimally under a wide range of conditions in order to improve response times, enhance safety for responders and enable seamless communication when the stakes are high.… Read More»

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Wind Farm Radios: Motorola’s Top Two Way Radios

Like many other countries, Canada realizes that wind power is an important way to diversify energy supplies; however, maintaining and operating wind farms can be dangerous work. Wind farm radios are a must to ensure employee safety and enhance productivity in this demanding work environment.

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Motorola DTR650 Keeps Schools Secure

School administrators, faculty and parent associations already know that two way radios or walkie talkies are a powerful tool for enhancing school safety, security and efficiency. Two way radios like the Motorola DTR650 make it easier to keep everyone in touch, from teachers and administrators to crossing guards, and maintenance staff — improving safety, security and… Read More»

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Emergency Services Radios: Motorola MotoTRBO Digital

From fire and police departments to paramedics and search and rescue, we rely on emergency services in dire situations and to ensure public safety and health. For these professionals, instant, reliable communication during an emergency is critical, and responders rely on emergency services two way radios to stay connected when it matters most.

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Two Way Radios for Recreation: Top Three Motorola Picks

We head to our local recreation facilities for a variety of reasons – among them, to exercise, socialize, relax and play. Whether it’s golf courses, museums or campgrounds, immediate, clear communication is essential for everything from to ensuring day-to-day operations run smoothly, to maintaining safety and security. That’s why the following two way radios or… Read More»

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Two Way Radios in Ontario: Motorola’s Top Sellers

As Canada’s most populous province, Ontario accounts for nearly 40% of all Canadians. With an abundance of natural resources and excellent transportation links, manufacturing is Ontario’s principal industry. Important products include motor vehicles, iron, steel, food, electrical appliances, machinery, chemicals and paper. Ontario is also known for its service and hospitality industries as tourism is also… Read More»

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Wireless Trends – Shift from Analog to Digital Wireless

Nearly all of the new wireless technology being deployed in organizations is digital and IP-based. Legacy analog equipment that remains across North America will continue to be replaced as the shift toward digital equipment expands in the wireless systems space. The primary driver for this final push are organizational needs to deliver data and applications… Read More»

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Two Way Radios in Alberta: Motorola’s Top Sellers

Alberta is Canada’s fourth most populated province and home to the supply and service hub for Canada’s oil industry. Both Edmonton and Calgary have populations exceeding one million, while the outlying areas of Banff, Jasper and Drumheller are notable tourist destinations. This mix of hard trade and service industries means Alberta relies on Motorola two… Read More»

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Two Way Radios in British Columbia: Motorola’s Top Sellers

British Columbia, with a population of over 4.5 million, has a largely resource-based economy that includes logging, farming and mining. Vancouver, the province’s largest city, serves as the headquarters of many of the Western-based natural resource companies.