TCCA News and Resources

Press Releases

TCCA defines key focus points for critical communications LTE decisions

15 February 2017: The TCCA, global representative for the critical communications industry, has defined the key focus points for governments looking to implement public safety networks based on LTE. Spectrum, …

Middle East and Africa predicted to show fastest rate of digitization in the world

Critical communications market set for significant growth 14 November 2016: The Middle East and Africa (MEA) will experience the fastest rate of digitization in the world according to analysts IHS Markit. …

TCCA welcomes network operator Bravo as new Middle East member as critical communications network upgrade begins across Saudi Arabia

(06 September 2016, Riyadh) – Bravo, the newest member of the TCCA in the Middle East, is increasing the strength of the region’s mission-critical communications market with a huge investment …

TETRA on track for global expansion

Regional analysis forecasts Industrial sector growth nearing 50 per cent Critical Communications World, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Tuesday 31 May 2016:  The latest global report and analysis from critical communications industry specialists …

Critical communications sector welcomes WRC-15 public safety spectrum resolution

World Radiocommunication Conference delivers first recommendation in the history of the ITU-R for a global harmonised spectrum range for mobile broadband services to support the Public Safety and Emergency Services  Geneva, …

White Papers

July, 2016: A review of the Spectrum Status for Broadband PPDR in Europe

December, 2015: Considerations for Government Authorities acquiring Mission Critical Broadband Services

February, 2015: In February 2015 P3 communications undertook a study for the TCCA titled “Study on the relative merits of TETRA, LTE and other broadband technologies for critical communications markets” A copy can be downloaded from this link: P3 TETRA, LTE and other broadband technologies

October, 2014: Overview of standard TETRA Cryptographic Algorithms and their rules for management and distribution

July, 2014: What are standards and why are they important?

June, 2014: TETRA for the extraction sector – mining, oil and gas industries 

June, 2014: TETRA and LTE Working Together 

December, 2013: The strategic case for mission critical mobile broadband