BearCom Scholars 2018

We are pleased to announce that through the generosity of Jerry Denham, Executive Chairman and Brent Bisnar, Executive Vice President & Co-Founder this rewarding program has been extended through the year 2023! This scholastic program recognizes deserving employees’ children who demonstrate scholastic ability, character, diversity and plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. This program was conceived by Jerry and Brent as a way to give back to those BearCom .

BearCom Aligns with Investment Group, Bertram Capital

On Friday, July 6, 2018 BearCom Agreed to partner with private equity firm, Bertram Capital.  July 6, 2018, Dallas, TX –BearCom Group, Inc. (“BearCom”) announced today that it is partnering with Bertram Capital (“Bertram”). BearCom had previously been part of LKCM Headwater Investments. Founded in 1981, BearCom is a leading value-added integrator and reseller of mission- and business-critical communications solutions, serving more than 20,000 commercial, industrial and government customers across North America. The investment .

Video Surveillance Solutions

Protect people and property with end-to-end video solutions that include network management and advanced analytics. From petrochemical facilities, manufacturing plants, and convention centers … to schools, hospitals, and hotels … to public facilities and law enforcement, BearCom has a proven history designing and deploying video surveillance systems. Our experts in the field will assess your infrastructure needs and suggest strategies to extend the reach of your security personnel as they work hard to safeguard .

EMCO Communications Joins BearCom, a Leading Provider and Integrator of Wireless Communications

BearCom expands presence throughout Greater Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the Gulf Coast region June 22, 2018: Dallas, TX —BearCom Group, Inc.  (“BearCom”), North America’s largest and pre-eminent provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions for two-way radios and other voice and data technologies, today announced that EMCO Communications has joined the BearCom family.  EMCO is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a satellite facility in Hammond, Louisiana to help deliver field services and logistics support .

BearCom Acquires Spectrum Communications, Experts at Providing Specialized Wireless Communication Systems, Solutions, and Services

Strategic acquisition expands BearCom’s operations in Ontario, Canada June 4, 2018:  Dallas, TX —BearCom Group, Inc. (“BearCom”), North America’s largest and pre-eminent provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions for two-way radios, as well as other voice and data technologies, today announced the acquisition of Spectrum Communications, Ltd. with six locations in Ontario, Canada.This transaction extends BearCom’s presence throughout Ontario, which began with the acquisition of Mobile Business Communications early in 2018. Spectrum Communications has .

Does Your Building Comply with First Responder Codes for Communication Systems?

In an emergency, it is vital for first responders to effectively communicate with each other. If a building has poor reception, rescue efforts can be delayed, plus first responders can be put at higher risk. Therefore, an effective communication system needs to be installed that adheres to first responder codes. In this article, we will review what those codes are to help you determine if your building is compliant. Read through the guide below .

Colleges Use Wireless Technologies to Keep the Campus Safe

In many emergency situations, cell phone towers become completely overwhelmed by callers within minutes of an incident, bringing communications to a standstill. What other systems are available to inform emergency medical services and law enforcement when response time and situational awareness can mean all the difference? Enhanced Two-Way Radios Provide Options in a Crisis Many colleges and universities are increasing safety by putting radios in the hands of their security staff. Streamlined radios such .

Outdoor Festivals Rely on Two-Way Radio Rentals

Two-way radio rentals are vital to the safety and security of a large outdoor festival. When thousands of people gather in a specific, tightly controlled location, they can easily overwhelm the nearest cell phone tower, especially if an emergency happens. We’ve all seen the tragic stories of cars plowing into parade goers, and crazed pop-music fans trampling each other, but most outdoor festival issues are more mundane: grandparents suffering from heat exhaustion, parents scouting .

Extending Wireless Two-Way Radio Range with Bi-Directional Amplifiers | BearCom

One of the biggest challenges of using two-way radios is moving outside of radio range and having your conversation cut off. Radio signals travel in highly specific ways. If you disrupt those principles, then your conversation will fade or end altogether. To avoid poor coverage and dead zones, you need a way to boost wireless signals. We will review how to extend wireless radio range with Bi-Directional Amplifiers, or BDAs. Read all about it .

How Amplifiers Increase In-Building Radio Signal Strength for First Responders | BearCom

In an emergency, first responders have to talk to each other, regardless of where they are. But sometimes, the facility they are in prohibits that from happening. That’s why amplifiers are needed to increase in-building radio signal strength. Read all about their importance below, along with how you can get them installed in your building. And be sure to contact the team at BearCom to get additional questions answered. Importance of In-Building Communications Systems .