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 The TETRAPOL standard was initially developed by the French Ministry of Defense to meet public security needs. Currently, the TETRAPOL forum and TETRAPOL user club are responsible for improving the standard.

Leading suppliers of products based on this standard are EADS and Siemens. This standard is also evolving toward the next generation.

Members of the TETRAPOL alliance include EADS, SIEMENS, KATHREIN, NTU-M, IPC, TAIT, INTERGRAPH, SOINC, and PRESCOM. 

1. Market Positioning (Applicable Industries)

The TETRAPOL standard is suitable for mid-range and high-end users in the fields of public security, transportation, and public utilities. 

2. Global Distribution

The TETRAPOL standard is primarily used in the European market, mostly in Germany and France and rarely used in other regions. 

3.  Main Features

The TETRAPOL standard utilizes the FDMA technology and supports a rich array of services. Due to a high technical barrier, a few vendors are using the standard. Systems and terminals based on this standard are quite expensive.