National Public Safety Telecommunications Council, Final Report January 8, 2018
STACS® solves all use cases listed in Section 4 Examination of Public Safety Requirements.
Use Case 1: Single Talkgroup PTT Voice Interworking:
Use Case 2: Multiple interconnected LMR/LTE talkgroups.
Use Case 4: Consultation/Full Duplex Voice.
Use Case 5: Incident Command Scan.
Use Case 6: LTE Talker ID and LTE Emergency Call Button.
Use Case 7: Cellular Push to Talk/Over the Top Push to Talk.
Use Case 8: Encryption.
In an announcement related to the introduction of the STACS communication system by at the 2012 Border Security Expo, the company has announced that much-decorated Lt. General Russel Honore (Ret.) was slated to be present at the March 16 production launch of the STACS communications system at the ICO RALLY fabrication facility, which is located in Ontario, CA.
Lt. General Honore, considered the “ICON of Preparedness, was the 33rd commanding general of the U.S. First Army at Fort Gillen, GA. He was also head of Joint Task Force Katrina, responsible for coordinating military relief efforts across the Gulf of Mexico following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. In a prior assignment, he was 2nd Infantry Division Commander while stationed in Korean.
General Honore also wrote a best-selling book, published in 2009, titled “Survival: How Being Prepared Can Keep You and Your Family Safe.”
With regard to the STACS system, General Honore has been quoted as not only endorsing the technology, but also stating that “Every municipality and emergency management agency in the United States should be required to have one of these in their possession immediately.”