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3 Types of Technologies Found in Canadian Omnichannel Retail Stores

According to the PwC Global Consumer Insights Survey, 44% of Canadian consumers shop in brick-and-mortar stores daily or weekly (for items other than groceries). The survey also indicates that e-commerce is heavily supplementing the shopping experience ($57 Billion in sales) with in-store digital shopping guides, augmented reality (AR) applications, social media marketplaces, and online storefronts.… Read More»

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ROCK Networks and Nova Communications a Division of ROCK Networks Partners with the AIR MILES® Reward Program

We recently announced some very exciting news! Read our latest press release: (02/19/2019) HALIFAX, NS – We are excited to announce that you can now get AIR MILES® Reward Miles on all two-way radio purchases through your Nova Communication Sales Representative. Nova Communications has partnered with the AIR MILES® Reward Program and we are proud to offer… Read More»

Comprod RF Solutions for Nova Scotia, Canada

High-Quality, Low-Maintenance RF Solutions for Utilities

Utility companies have to keep up with growing consumer demands, prepare for disasters and emergencies, all while cutting costs without compromising safety in the field, at facilities, and throughout the community. On top of these challenges, utility service providers often operate in remote areas under some of the most extreme conditions. The communications needs for… Read More»

Motorola DTR 700 digital portable on-site two-way radio

Motorola DTR700 Replaces DTR650

Motorola Solutions has announced that the DTR700 will be the improved replacement for the DTR650 on-site digital two way radio. The DTR series of two way radios (walkie talkies) are designed to be an affordable, user-friendly option for industries that need reliable in-building coverage. The Motorola DTR700 digital portable radio features: Slim Rugged Design The… Read More»

Motorola MOTOTRBO two way radio applications Nova Scotia, Canada

Motorola MOTOTRBO Two Way Radio Applications Overview

While Motorola digital two way radios continue to be the leading communications tool across Canadian industries, most companies are still unsure of the type of software applications they need to support their unique operation. Do you need to connect different types of technology with your radios, such as cell phones and in-vehicle consoles? Do you… Read More»

Industrial Internet of Things for Manufacturing in Nova Scotia, Canada

10 Questions Manufacturers Should Ask Before Turning Their Operation into an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Achieving production targets to meet growing consumer demands is the primary goal of every plant floor in the manufacturing industry. To improve efficiency while controlling costs, leading manufacturers have optimized their production process using the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). IIoT technology, also known as Industry 4.0, uses remote sensors attached to physical assets to… Read More»

healthcare communications solutions Nova Scotia, Canada

How the Healthcare Industry is Improving Safety

Hospitals have hundreds of rooms and multiple entries that need constant surveillance to properly respond in threatening situations. When coordinating a security response, some hospitals experience delayed communications because of the number of different devices that staff are using to communicate. When every second counts, healthcare officials need a reliable way to alert the proper… Read More»

two way radios for hospitality

Digital Versus Analog Two Way Radios for Hospitality

The hospitality industry is a broad category containing the many different types of businesses we rely on to deliver us with memorable experiences. Restaurants and bars, accommodations, travel and tourism – people have more choices than ever before of places to spend their hard-earned dollars and expect prompt service, customized to their specific needs. Differentiating… Read More»

Motorola pagers for firefighters

Top 5 Reasons Why Pagers Are Still Critical to Fire Departments

In today’s world of digital devices and smart technologies, it’s hard to imagine pagers still having a relevant place. Invented in the 1940s, pagers – or “beepers” as they are also known – were initially reserved for critical communications between emergency responders, like firefighters. The first successful consumer pager was Motorola’s Pageboy I, first introduced… Read More»