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The KENWOOD Viking® Difference

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 9/27/18 10:18 AM

Whether you’re charging toward a burning building or performing a routine traffic stop, you never know what danger you are approaching. Your radio is your lifeline to communicate with dispatch and your team. That’s why we’re committed to developing the highest-quality P25 communication equipment with the most advanced technology so first responders can focus on their mission – protecting and saving lives. The KENWOOD Viking difference is what sets us apart from other radio vendors.

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Tags: KENWOOD Viking, Products and Solutions, P25, Police, Fire

Fire-Rescue International 2018 Recap

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 9/10/18 9:49 AM

The JVCKENWOOD team attended IAFC's Fire-Rescue International (FRI) Conference and Expo in Dallas, TX last month to showcase our latest innovative solutions for fire agencies. 

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Tags: Event, JVCKENWOOD, Police, Fire, Industry, ATLAS, KENWOOD Viking, Products and Solutions

APCO 2018 Recap

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 8/20/18 4:32 PM

Last week, the JVCKENWOOD team traveled to Las Vegas to showcase our latest innovations in public safety technology at APCO International's 84th Annual Conference & Expo. Thousands of attendees representing PSAP, law enforcement, fire services, EMS, and government agencies gathered alongside over 275 vendors at the Sands Expo Center. 

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Keep your teams safe and connected with KAIROS DMR Systems

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 7/25/18 4:13 PM

JVCKENWOOD expands its Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) offering with KENWOOD KAIROS.

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Tags: Business-Critical, DMR, Utilities, Education, Manufacturing, Energy, KAIROS

Modern Radio Fleet Management

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 6/21/18 8:33 AM

Agencies often manage multiple fleets of radios and traditional radio configurators are not adequate to the task. Modern P25 trunked communication systems can support thousands to tens of thousands of radios and programming and updating radios one-by-one demands a significant amount of time, resources, and manpower that public safety agencies simply do not have to spare. 

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Tags: KENWOOD Viking, P25, Products and Solutions

7-Step Guide to Grant Funding

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 5/24/18 11:29 AM

Preparing a successful grant application can be a daunting task. Like many agencies you are probably wondering where to start, what grants are best for you, and how to craft the perfect grant application to set your agency up for success.

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Tags: Grant Funding, Police, Fire, P25

A clearer path to noise reduction.

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 5/9/18 9:39 AM

First responders often work in noisy environments and having radio communications with clear audio can  be a matter of life or death. It is critical that emergency radio dispatchers can understand first responders even in the most challenging noise environments.

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Tags: Police, Fire, KENWOOD Viking, Products and Solutions

FDIC 2018 Recap

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 5/3/18 2:21 PM

The JVCKENWOOD team had another exciting year at the Fire Department Instructor’s Conference in Indianapolis, IN last week. Over 34,000 firefighters gathered at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium for a full week of training and exhibition.

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Tags: Industry, Event

Enhancing fireground communications

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 4/28/18 8:23 AM

First responders rely on radio communications as their lifeline and require enhanced communication awareness to protect themselves and their teams. Firefighters have a unique challenge and require radio communications which thrive in a dynamic fire scene environment.

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Tags: Fire

Enhanced VRS: Providing a P25 Trunked Experience to Portable Users

Written by The JVCKENWOOD Team on 4/21/18 8:46 AM

First responders need reliable communication with dispatch and each other. Whether it’s handling a traffic stop, working inside a building, or managing an incident, they need peace of mind — the assurance that their communications aren’t impacted by lack of coverage. In networks designed for mobile coverage, working inside buildings or over rough terrain makes communication challenging for portable users.

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Tags: Products and Solutions

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