Preparing For Portability

Marek, Sue
September 2003
Wireless Week;9/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p20
Trade Publication
Discusses the challenges facing wireless communications carriers in the U.S. with the availability of U.S. Federal Communications Commision-mandated local number portability (LPN) service to consumers by November 24, 2003. Projections of several groups regarding LNP; Efforts made by most carriers to retain their subscribers; Options for the time delay in the porting process being considered by carriers.


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