FirstNet’s nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) supported more than 2.2 million connections for more than 16,000 subscribing agencies as of March 31, according to figures released today by AT&T, the contractor responsible for building and maintaining the NPSBN for its first 25 years.
SOURCE: Urgent Communications
DATE: April 23, 2021
AT&T does not release precise figures regarding FirstNet adoption, but the latest figures mark the fifth consecutive quarter in which it appears that FirstNet has reported at least 200,000 new connections and gained at least 1,000 subscribing agencies. During the past year, FirstNet has gained about 4,000 new subscribing agencies and 900,000 connections.