TITLE

Carriers Jockey For Position

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 21, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the readiness of the wireless industry to meet the November 24, 2003 deadline for local number portability (LNP) of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Information on the LNP agreements of several wireless carriers; Preparations made by Verizon Wireless for LNP; Network service issues for wireless carriers.
ACCESSION #
11106660

 

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