Category Archives: Published Articles

Supervisors Ink Motorola Communications Contract

Page County Supervisors Chair Jon Herzberg signs the contractor with Motorola Solutions for implementation of the county’s new digital communications system.– Mike Peterson/KMA News   (Clarinda) — After years of […]

Page County approves upgrades to emergency radio system

By: Ryan Matheny (Shenandoah) – Upgrades to Page County’s emergency communications can now move forward. At a joint meeting of the county’s Emergency Management Agency and E-911 Board Thursday night, […]

Tusa Consulting Services’ Expert Research and Testimony Critical in Proving Case

Tyco Ordered to Pay $125.8 Million to Former Com-Net Shareholders In a recent Com-Net shareholder action against Tyco Electronics Corp., an Allegheny Court of Common Pleas found that Tyco failed […]

What’s Covered Under Warranty?

Published in Mission Critical: Public Safety Technology Detailed preventative maintenance plans and schedules are necessary for all components of a radio network from the start of warranty through end of […]

Lancaster County tuning up for improved emergency services

Thanks to 14 years of work and $39 million invested in communications towers and other equipment, emergency workers will be able to communicate more clearly and consistently. If you or […]

Tusa Consulting Recognized by Readers of Mission Critical Communications

Published in Mission Critical Communications   TCS is selected as one of 21 top consultants as nominated by the readers of Mission Critical Communications Magazine. Read the full article.

Location Accuracy for Emergency 911 Cell Calls

Published in Mission Critical: Public Safety Technology While the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) moves to improve location accuracy for Emergency 911 cell calls, limitations in both triangulation and GPS location […]

Importance of Routine Radio Tower Maintenance

Published in Urgent Communications For radio communications to work effectively, all parts of the system need to be in order. Power, frequency band, modulation techniques and digital signal processing are […]

Radio Equipment Installation Check List

Published in Mission Critical Communications Electronics in public safety vehicles are more complex than ever before. Today’s vehicles act more like mobile field centers, complete with powerful computers, broadband data, […]

Procuring a Radio System is Not for the Faint of Heart

Published in Mission Critical With the longevity of radio systems, many mistakes that are made in the procurement stage of development may not even manifest themselves until years later. All […]