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FirstNet joined by 1,000 public safety agencies across 52 US states, territories

Friday 22 June 2018 | 10:30 CET | News
More than 1,000 public safety agencies across 52 states and territories joined FirstNet, nearly doubling the network's adoption since April. FirstNet is the nationwide public safety communications platform dedicated to America's first responders. Being built with AT&T, in public-private partnership with the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority), FirstNet is bringing public safety a much-needed technology upgrade to help them connect to the critical information they need.

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Companies: AT&T
Countries: United States
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