IoT PANEL DISCUSSION: Data sharing and security in an IoT world

The panel will discuss the importance of Data Sharing and security. There are many popular reasons why sensitive data is not shared and there are emerging strategies to overcome these challenges. Data sharing enables innovation so we must find a way. First responders are capturing a lot of data and sharing insights is the first […]

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Analysing and improving IoT security using the OWASP Top 10

Insecure IoT devices present a significant threat to network connectivity and security. We can use the OWASP Top 10 to look at the most common issues and how these might be resolved in the future. Tom Isaacson – Systems Connectivity Engineer, Navico

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Voice interoperability, multibearer switching and application integration for mission-critical operations

In this session Sohan Domingo will present that the future of mission-critical networks will involve a combination of different bearer networks for voice communication between users in the field and control centre operators. A bearer combination of this sort needs a redundant and robust integrated back-end infrastructure along with the front-end vehicle communication components to […]

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Is DMR over satellite the next solution?

Digital mobile radio (DMR) technology offers reliable and flexible voice communication services anywhere a communications network is required. With the proliferation of VoIP, DMR networks may be interconnected to build larger systems via local or wide area IP networks. In most cases fibre or copper backhaul can be utilised to interconnect these systems. However, in […]

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Low interference potential devices — what are they?

The reason I decided to do this presentation is because of a statement I once heard a long time ago. To ASSUME makes an ASS out of YOU and ME.  The fact is that most people in Australia DO NOT KNOW the ‘LIPD Class Licence’ exists and yet they use devices authorised by it every […]

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The importance of trust preserving data sharing in the IoT context

Ghislaine will talk about the Australian Computer Society data sharing work and how the NSW Data Analytics Centre have been working on solving some of the most difficult trust issues with sensitive data. This work is leading to international standards progress and has relevance to the first responder community as well. Ghislaine Entwisle – Director, […]

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Security and IoT — The things to be concerned about and best practice for protecting your business, your data, your sensors and your networks

Geof will talk about the IoT Security challenge and what the IoT Alliance Australia is doing about some of these challenges. Security impacts all ten layers of an IoT solution. I will introduce this model and share some experiences. Geof Heydon – Principal Consultant, IoT Alliance Australia    

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Changing the 4G and 5G RAN deployment economics paradigm with OpenRAN

In the past few years, MNOs globally and in Australia have begun deployment of 4G and 5G-upgradeable OpenRAN-based radio access networks. David Cooke of Parallel Wireless will review spectrum strategy, design considerations and deployment strategies to reduce cost and seamlessly integrate into an existing 4G network and will highlight key OpenRAN use cases across the […]

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Internet of Tracking

The financial and logistical benefits tracking devices offer are endless: from securing low and high value assets, to reduced fuel costs, route optimisation, employee accountability and more. While asset tracking isn’t new, understanding which devices and connectivity is best suited for your tracking needs is critical and will save your business time and money down […]

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Next-gen control room solutions in a converging LMR-LTE world

Zetron talks about global trends in control room solutions — standards, market forces and operational requirements driving convergence of voice and data.  This presentation is intended to provide insights into “lessons learned from global public safety broadband experiences” as well as guide end users towards solutions that can potentially meet and exceed their operational needs […]

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