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Integrated Communications and Situational Awareness (ICAS) is the seamless unification of radio, IP, wi-fi and satellite communications between disparate networks and devices across wide areas of terrain (beyond the line of sight).
Government organisations’ today are challenged with finding the most cost-effective integrated satellite communications systems that utilise existing investments (for example existing radio and push-to-talk technologies) that can complement new technology and increase capabilities.
Situational awareness of personnel, vehicles, ships and airborne transport; defence units, emergency services and local government organisations, is critical to meeting today’s needs when terrorism is on our doorstep and is as big a threat as the theatre of war.
Unification of communications and operation control centres is an important part of the iCSA capability which recognises the need for:
iCSA enables transmissions across wide terrains and multiple groups, with equipment ranging from radios, IP, wi-fi, satellite, cell/mobile phones and more.
Integrate existing investments with new technology to increase capabilities
Unification of integrated comm systems between personnel in defence units, emergency services and local government
Facilitate comms across wide terrains and multiple groups
Integrates disparate audio networks
Control and route audio signals
Incorporate smart devices and computers