September 27 – 30, 2021
Las Vegas Convention Center
IWCE is thrilled to bring you its 45th annual conference, with four-days of cutting-edge education for critical communications professionals. It is the one place where critical communications technology professionals gather to evaluate, learn and network with industry leaders.
Thursday, September 29
About the panel:
The names are well-known, but the offerings of traditional satellite-communications providers have changed dramatically during the past few years. As constellations and terrestrial-based equipment have evolved (as well as the economics of putting them into orbit), so have the offerings of established satellite providers. While appreciated as a last-resort communications alternative in the past, satellite has been viewed by many first-responders agencies as being too expensive and operationally difficult to use on a regular basis. Learn how many of those perceptions are simply myths today.