TITLE

`Consensus' E911 Report Diverges On Costs

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Caron
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;08/16/99, Vol. 5 Issue 33, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a report to the United States Federal Communications Commission regarding the cost-related difficulties hindering the first phase of enhanced 911 emergency telephone deployment. Information on E911's phase I rules; Concerns raised by wireless carriers; Features of the report of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International.
ACCESSION #
2219424

 

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