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Reduce Capital Expenses with Radio as a Service (RaaS)

Traditionally, when a business needs to purchase hardware they do so via capital expenditure. The ‘as-a-Service’ market has made it possible for businesses to shift up-front investments to manageable costs using an operating expenditure model. While purchasing equipment by CapEx means the business owns the asset, it also means the owner is stuck managing the… Read More»

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How Far Will Two Way Radios Work?

The most common question we hear regarding business walkie talkies is “how far will they work?” Unfortunately, this is a very difficult question to answer. A large number of factors affect the range of two way radios.  Transmit power, antenna efficiency, user height above ground and surrounding terrain, and urban vs. rural environments are just… Read More»

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5 Questions Customers Have About Using Two Way Radios in Cities

If you’re working in an urban environment – whether it’s an industrial park in Canada’s own Silicon Valley, a large factory, with vehicles on the move, or in the downtown core of a major city like Toronto, Ottawa or Vancouver, your need for communication among team members doesn’t change. Cities are a commonplace for technologies… Read More»

Want to Boost Efficiency And Profitability This Year? Advantech’s IIoT Solutions Are Key

  Want to boost operational efficiency and profitability this year? Advantech’s IIoT solutions are key. The Internet of Things (IoT) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT or Industry 4.0) is one of the most popular topics at the moment. This is true for manufacturing, transportation, logistics, healthcare, retail, hospitality and beyond. (If you’re not… Read More»

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What’s 5G in Canada And What Are The Benefits for Businesses?

What’s 5G? More importantly, how will it benefit various entities like government, healthcare and businesses? In a nutshell, 5G in Canada is the next generation of cellular wireless (more on this to come). It’s been a popular topic, especially now that the technology is nearly here. In fact, 67% of consumers are willing to pay… Read More»

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How BeWhere’s Asset Tracker Will Save Your Business Time and Money

How well do you track assets like equipment or tools – the very lifeblood of your daily operations? Do you track manually or only half-heartedly? Perhaps you don’t do much tracking at all. Here’s the thing: poor asset management is costing your business (think: misplaced equipment, loss of equipment, theft, inefficiencies, unplanned maintenance, etc.). And… Read More»

Two Way Radios Vs Cell Phones: How Cell Phones Are Costing You

If you’re reading this blog post, you likely have the following questions:                           What’s the difference between a two way radio (walkie talkie) vs cell phone?                           If everyone has a… Read More»

Looking For Two Way Radio (Walkie-Talkie) Rentals? Dave’s Your Guy!

In search of two way radio rentals? How about satellite phone rentals in Canada? Renting offers a lot of benefits: Low upfront cost (fixed monthly rates also make it easy to budget), greater flexibility for changing projects and clientele, the ability to try equipment before you buy it, and the list goes on. (Interested in… Read More»

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ROCK Networks and Nova Communications a Division of ROCK Networks Partners with the AIR MILES® Reward Program

We recently announced some very exciting news! Read our latest press release: (02/19/2019) HALIFAX, NS – We are excited to announce that you can now get AIR MILES® Reward Miles on all two-way radio purchases through your Nova Communication Sales Representative. Nova Communications has partnered with the AIR MILES® Reward Program and we are proud to offer… Read More»

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90 Years of Motorola

Our long-time partner, Motorola, just celebrated 90 years of delivering essential lines of communication to teams all over the world. From their first car radio to the only end-to-end command center software suite, Motorola’s drive for innovation is what makes them the leading provider of mission-critical communications and video surveillance. For over 30 years, Nova… Read More»