TITLE

Bearing The Analog Boat Anchor

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 22, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights efforts of wireless carriers to maintain analog systems as they try to meet Phase II Emergency 911 requirements, find more spectrum capacity to drive broadband services and improve coverage to digital customers in the U.S. Statement from Western Wireless' chairman and CEO John Stanton about analog systems; Overview of government regulation on Phase II Emergency 911 compatibility; Problem on finding analog-only handsets. INSET: 3W Phones Pose Added Challenge.
ACCESSION #
14942039

 

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