KIRAS Security Research

2012

Public Safety Net

The Research Project PS.NET assesses the feasibility and potential benefit of the usage of non-dedicated (commercially used) cellular radio networks for communication of emergency management organisations for public protection and disaster relief

The Research Project PS.NET assesses the feasibility and potential benefit of the usage of non-dedicated (commercially used) cellular radio networks for communication of emergency management organisations for public protection and disaster relief. Such networks include the LTE mobile radio network, which is now available in capital cities and some metropolitan areas in Austria. The user-needs are examined, the communication processes explored and the performance limits of the radio infrastructure is investigated under critical conditions. Solution concepts are explored and validated for a complementary use in addition to the professional mobile radio network.

Project leader
Frequentis

Project partner
FTW Forschungszentrum Telekommunikation Wien
Telekom Austria A1
Bundesministerium für Inneres
Zentrum für Soziale Innovation
Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe in Österreich

Contact
Dipl.-Ing. Ludwig Kastner
Projektleiter
FREQUENTIS AG

Innovationsstrasse 1, 1100 Vienna, Austria
Phone +43-1-811 50 - 0
Web www.frequentis.com
E-mail ludwig.kastner@frequentis.com

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