Whitepapers

Learn more about carrier-integrated broadband push-to-talk (PTT), LMR interop, and MCPTT from these informative whitepapers.

Other Resources include: Case Studies and Brochures.

What is MCPTT?

This short introduction to MCPTT offers a quick primer for those readers new to the topic. The phrase "mission-critical push-to-talk" refers to a PTT product functionality that meets the requirements of mission-critical voice communication, which includes high availability/reliability, low latency... 

What Is MCPTT? (PDF)

Push-to-Talk (PTT) Technology Evolution

This 8-page whitepaper provides a comfortable read including general explanations of push-to-talk (PTT), narrowband two-way radio, narrowband iDEN, standards-based broadband PTT, and the commercial baseline of MCPTT available today.

Push-to-Talk (PTT) Technology Evolution (PDF)

Broadband PTT for LMR Augmentation and Replacement

This fact-filled whitepaper starts with a brief intro to narrowband LMR, offers a high-level overview of the evolution over time to the current advanced stage of broadband PTT, then presents a case for why it makes sense to consider broadband PTT for LMR augmentation or replacement.

Broadband PTT for LMR Augmentation and Replacement (PDF)

The Changing Face of Mission Support Communications

Learn how two communities are improving communications, lowering costs, and increasing productivity with Broadband PTT and LMR Interoperability.

The Changing Face of Mission Support Communications (PDF)

Low-Risk Steps to Get to MCPTT

For those public safety entities considering transitioning to MCPTT using Broadband PTT Interop, this whitepaper will help identify specific areas to consider for any migration to occur safely and efficiently.

Low-Risk Steps to Get to MCPTT (PDF)