October 2003
Wireless Week;10/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the impact of the local number portability (LNP) mandate, to be implemented on November 24, 2003, on the wireless communication industry in the U.S. Areas of wireless communication affected by the mandate; Purpose of the mandate; Impact of LNP on call centers.


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