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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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3 Top Two Way Radios for Manufacturing and Warehousing

What are the best two way radios for manufacturing and warehousing? Is there a specific brand? What features should I look for? You likely have these questions and many more. The industries that make use of two way radios are vast, and may come as a surprise to those not using them. Although the technology… 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»

5 Questions Customers Have About Using Two Way Radios in Buildings

So, you’ve decided to start using two way radios at your facility. Indeed, evidence has shown that two way radios improve communication, efficiency, and safety. But you’ll be using your radios indoors. Perhaps you’re in manufacturing, hospitality, retail or education. Whatever the case may be, you likely have some questions. What are the best walkie… Read More»

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10 Important Frequencies in the Canadian Wireless Spectrum

Spectrum is the lifeblood of wireless as witnessed by the recent multi-billion dollar prices paid for new cellular spectrum in Canada. Cellular carriers and broadcasters manage spectrum everyday as they are in the communications business. This post is for everyone else – the businesses and government for whom wireless communications is a means to accomplish… Read More»

Want to Improve Worker Safety? Tait’s TP9300 Unique GeoFencing Feature Can Help

Are you looking for a two way radio designed to increase worker safety? How about everyday operational efficiency? If so, we’ve got a powerful and unique feature to tell you about. In fact, many people in the mining industry are already using this capability. The new feature we’re talking about? Tait GeoFencing.  This blog post… 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»