January 2009
Urgent Communications;Jan2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents information on key dates in relation to the New York statewide wireless network project from August to December 2008. On August 29, the chief information officer (CIO) of New York issued a letter of default to Tyco Electronics giving the company 45 days to address 19 deficiencies in the first phase of the project. On November 6, the first phase of the systems integration testing began.


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