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Harris OpenSky

  • Harris Public Safety and Professional Communications is a leading supplier of assured communications® systems and equipment for public safety, governement, utility, commercial and transportation markets – with products ranging from the most advanced IP voice and data networks, to industry leading multiband, multimode radios, to public safety-grade broadband video and data solutions.
  • With more than 80 years of experience, Harris supports over 500 systems around the world.
  • Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications® products, systems, and services.

Integrated Voice and Data Solution for Public Safety and Professional Communcations

  • The Harris OpenSky® solution is an IP-based, high performance integrated digital voice and data network providing cost-effective solutions ranging from a single-agency network to a multi-agency, regional or statewide communications network.
  • OpenSky offers high-quality, digital voice trunking capabilities that are scalable to meet a wide range of public safety and professional communication agency needs.

Cost-Effective Coverage Expansion to Remote Areas

  • For minimal environmental impact, the OpenSky Cell Site is a cost-effective option to incrementally extend coverage into otherwise hard-to-reach areas.
  • With its low power consumption, a 24-hour battery backup and easy serviceability the OpenSky Cell Site is a powerful alternative where in-building or rural coverage is necessary.

Spectrum Efficiency Plus More Voice and Data Capacity

  • OpenSky can double or quadruple network voice capacity through the use of spectrally-efficient 4-slot Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA).
  • Multiple transmissions are allocated on a single RF channel (6.25 kHz equivalence on 25 kHz bandwidth).
  • Leveraging the Harris VIDA network IP-based network architecture, end-to-end encrypted Voice over IP (VoIP) provides security and unprecedented access.


  • The new Harris SG5300 is an ideal fixed-point, wireless data application to help manage and monitor network infrastructure.
  • Operating in the 800 MHz and 900 MHz frequency bands, the SG5300 can be mounted indoors or in a weatherproof enclosure.
  • Utilising the OpenSky network, communication does not impact voice communications of service personnel.

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