E911 update

Krauss, Jeffrey
September 2004
CED;Sep2004, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p54
Trade Publication
Comments on the implementation of E911 location technology by the cellular phone industry in the United States. Need of a handset with circuitry that receives signals from the constellation of Global Positioning Satellites; Importance of time difference of arrival; Federal Communication Commission's imposition of Consent Decrees on the major wireless carriers; Use of Public Safety Answering Points that are receiving and processing the location information.


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