The Texas Council of Governments Selects RADWIN's Wireless Radios to Enhance its P25 Public Safety Network

RADWIN Will Showcase its Advanced Point-to-MultiPoint & PtP Solutions at APCO, August 7-10, PA US, Booth 802

Aug 02, 2011, 08:30 ET from RADWIN

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

RADWIN (, the global provider of Backhaul and Broadband Wireless Solutions, today announced that the Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG) deployed the RADWIN 2000 4.9 GHz high-capacity radios in its public safety network. DETCOG has established a multi-county interoperability network between Police, Fire and Emergency services in an area covering 9,790 square miles. RADWIN's wireless radios are used to backhaul P25 2-way radio traffic and streamline the delivery of bandwidth-demanding applications, thus enhancing First Responders' effectiveness. Nalcom Wireless Communications, a leading Texas-based wireless supplier, was in charge of project implementation.

Ronny Johnston, Wireless Dynamics, Project Consultant for the Deep East Texas Council of Governments, stated: "DETCOG is committed to improving public safety in the region and adopted the P25 2-way radio standard to streamline communications between Police, Fire and Emergency Services. RADWIN's 4.9 GHz wireless solutions backhaul 2-way radio traffic reliably and securely, enabling First Responders to provide immediate response in critical situations."

Mike Cook, General Manager of RADWIN North America, stated: "Organizations such as the Deep East Texas Council of Governments and public safety agencies need to ensure high network performance while keeping an eye on the bottom line. RADWIN's Hybrid TDM and IP radios enable seamless migration from conventional 2-Way radio systems to all-IP P25 and data security applications. In addition, RADWIN's SECUR technology (Self-healing Ethernet Connectivity Using Ring) ensures maximum service availability of mission critical applications. With RADWIN's high-capacity wireless solutions, public and private safety agencies can establish dependable, cost-effective wireless networks that meet budget constraints and provide enhanced protection to their communities."


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