WEST MELBOURNE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / March 9, 2022 / BK Technologies Corporation (NYSE American:BKTI) today announced the launch of a dedicated business unit focused on delivering software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions to the public safety market.
The new unit will develop and deliver a comprehensive suite of state-of-the-art subscription-based software solutions for first responders utilizing the public cellular network. BK recently applied for three patents related to Push-To-Talk-Over-Cellular (POC) and other cellular based smartphone applications for first responders.
John Suzuki, Chief Executive Officer of BK Technologies, commented, “Over the past ten years, we’ve seen how cellular LTE broadband data has transformed the public safety market by connecting public safety vehicles to broadband public safety applications, enhancing the safety and productivity of first responders. A similar transition is taking place as first responders exit their vehicles and begin to use public safety smartphone applications. This ongoing convergence of LMR and LTE technology provides BK the opportunity to leverage our industry expertise to develop new smartphone solutions to make first responders safer and more productive.”
Branko Avanavic, Chief Technology Officer of BK Technologies, stated, “As a technology leader, we pride ourselves in offering cutting edge and innovative solutions to our customers. With the public network continuing to grow in popularity among public safety personnel, BK has the unique opportunity to leverage our strong R&D and engineering expertise to bring to market software solutions that expand our offerings for both existing and new customers.”
About BK Technologies
BK Technologies Corporation manufactures high-specification, American-made communications equipment of unsurpassed reliability and value for use by public safety professionals and government agencies. BK Technologies is honored to serve these heroes with reliable equipment when every moment counts. The Company’s common stock trades on the NYSE American market under the symbol “BKTI”. Maintaining its headquarters in West Melbourne, Florida, BK Technologies can be contacted through its web site at www.bktechnologies.com or directly at 1-800-821-2900.