24 October 2017, Cambridge, UK: UK-based engineering and innovation company Plextek, is pleased to announce that they are joining TCCA, the global representative organisation for critical communications.

“We are delighted to be joining TCCA at this very exciting time. The need for a standards-based approach to developing next generation solutions for mission critical push-to-talk, data and video has never been clearer,” said Nick Koiza, Head of Business Development, Security at Plextek. “Plextek fully supports the work of TCCA and we look forward to best serving the needs of our customers in this area.”

Plextek is actively engaged in the development of solutions for both Long-Term Evolution (LTE) and digital Professional Mobile Radio (PMR) communications. Demonstrating a proven track record across these areas and continued commitment to the deployment of solutions utilising both TETRA and mobile broadband technologies, Plextek is focused on a rapidly evolving global critical communications market.

“The success of TETRA critical communications is based on its open standard and collaborative community,” said Tony Gray, TCCA Chief Executive. “We are working to ensure that critical broadband delivers the same strengths and competitive advantages. We are very pleased to welcome Plextek as a TCCA member, and look forward to benefiting from their skills and insights.”

TCCA works to ensure the best possible mission- and business-critical services for end users. From ensuring the ongoing development of the TETRA standard to advancing the development of mission-critical broadband, TCCA and its 150+ Members enhance, protect, promote and progress critical communications worldwide. TCCA is a 3GPP Market Representation Partner, a member of the Mission Critical Open Platform (MCOP) initiative, and delivers the Critical Communications Events series.