two-way radio

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two-way radio

A voice network that provides an always-on connection enabling the user to just "push the button and talk." Also called "dispatch radio," two-way radio has traditionally been used by police, fire, taxi and other mobile fleets. Motorola's iDEN system, which is implemented by various carriers around the world, integrates two-way radio capability with its cellphone systems. See SMR and iDEN.
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Individual will perform entry level 911 emergency communications functions, including answering 911 calls utilizing Emergency Medical Dispatch protocols, quickly and accurately enter calls into CAD, dispatch radio calls and monitor field units.
Providing service since 1996, MSV gives customers a wide choice of wireless data, voice, fax and dispatch radio services via its two MSAT satellites.
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which provides dispatch radio, wireless data network and paging services in Haiti, and 30% of Bermuda Digital Communications Ltd.
Delivering service since 1996, MSV offers customers a wide choice of wireless data, voice, fax and dispatch radio services via its two MSAT satellites.
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Motorola has been supporting the needs of mission critical users for Olympics dispatch radio communications since 1972.
This project is intended to extend the CFA s dispatch radio footprint from outer metropolitan Melbourne through to rural and regional Victoria.
Avaya telephony software is used to control, route, identify, conference and classify CLASSONE(TM) Dispatch radio calls, just as if they were phone calls.
This development builds on MSV's position as the pioneer and leader in satellite-delivered dispatch radio and provides MSV with an opportunity to extend its excellence to its next-generation hybrid network," further explained Boris Bogatin, vice president of Corporate Development at MSV and co-inventor of the patent.
is a leading North American developer and supplier of mobile satellite communications services, delivering a full portfolio of wireless digital data, voice, fax and dispatch radio applications from the powerful MSAT-1 satellite.
which provides dispatch radio, wireless data network and paging services in Haiti, and owns or has options to acquire 45% of Bermuda Digital Communications, Ltd.