PTT CALEA Compliance Triggers Questions

Marek, Sue
November 2004
Wireless Week;11/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 22, p13
Trade Publication
Discusses issues raised by telecommunication equipment vendors over the extension of the Communication Assistance to Law Enforcement Act (CALEA) the push-to-talk (PTT) services by virtue of a ruling by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on August 4, 2004 applying CALEA to broadband Internet and Voice over IP networks. Reason some carriers asked the FCC for extensions to the PTT rules; Impact of the rules on PTT deployments; Strategy used by some vendors to differentiate their solution.


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