GAO report says FirstNet on track, calls for greater oversight, transparency

Donny Jackson | Urgent Communications | January 28, 2020

AT&T is meeting all contracted deployment and adoption goals for the FirstNet public-safety broadband network, but the FirstNet Authority could improve the system’s chances of success by improving oversight and transparency to stakeholders, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report released yesterday.

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FirstNet Authority Highlights Network Advancements, Outlines Strategic Priorities

Gert Jan Wolf | The Critical Communications Review | December 9, 2019

At its year-end meeting last week, the First Responder Network Authority Board highlighted major areas of progress for FirstNet — the nationwide public safety broadband network — and outlined its priorities to ensure the continued evolution of the network and organization.

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