Meeting The E911 Deadline
- Feds Aid States On E911 Costs. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;11/22/99, Vol. 5 Issue 47, p1
Reports on the rule which requires wireless telephone companies to comply with enhanced 911 mandates implemented by the United States Federal Communications Commission. Deployment of 911; Responsibility of states to ensure that carriers are reimbursed for upgrading their networks; Overview of...
- Carriers, Public Safety Face Choice. Lopez, Ed // Wireless Week;11/22/99, Vol. 5 Issue 47, p1
Cites the 911 ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which removed cost-recovery mechanism as a barrier to carrier implementation of E911 systems. Market trial of SigmaOne's correlative location technology; FCC ruling on the selection of handset-based technology to...
- The wireless E911 advantage. Gohring, Nancy // Telephony;03/23/98, Vol. 234 Issue 12, p51
Reports that only a few carriers have complied with the requirement for wireless 911 Phase 1 imposed by the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Reasons for the low compliance; Deadline imposed by the FCC.
- Wireless E-911 challenges locals. Gupta, Julie // American City & County;Jan1999, Vol. 114 Issue 1, p10
Focuses on problems posed by wireless telecommunication systems to emergency 911 (E-911) telephone service in the United States (US). Significance of public safety answering phones (PSAP); Concerns posed by the government and carriers; Solution mandated by the US Federal Communications Commission.
- Wireless Carriers Must Lead Change for E911 Service. Donlea, Scott // Wireless Week;11/15/99, Vol. 5 Issue 46, p53
Looks at the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) mandate for enhanced 911 service. Opportunity provided by the FCC wireless E911 mandate to wireless carriers; Barriers to the implementation of the product across the states; Contribution of Rural Cellular Corp. in the...
- FCC emergency 911 mandate: Is it security or surveillance? Brodsky, Ira // RCR;09/01/97, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p17
Focuses on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) emergency 911 mandate. How mobile telephone users will benefit from the emergency 911 mandate; Detailed information on the Global Positioning System (GPS).
- Don't blindly mandate costly E911 requirements. // Communications News;Mar1995, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p6
Reports on the opposition of the North American Telecommunications Association (NATA) to the Federal Communications Communication regulation on 911 emergency calls. Requiring station identification on PBX systems; Multiline wireline CPE; Ensuring LEC to make transmission services.
- What to do until FCC sets new 911 regs. Garner, John // Communications News;Mar1995, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p25
Reports on proposals by the Federal Communications Commission to assure 911 services from private switched telephone (PBX) systems and wireless communications systems. PBX and wireless issues raised; Steps to assure emergency calls are routed to the public safety answering points (PSAP);...
- FCC Allows Handset-based E911 With Stricter Standards. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;09/20/99, Vol. 5 Issue 38, p11
Reports on the revised regulations developed by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for handset-based technology aimed at identifying mobile callers dialing 911. Provision of the regulations; Action taken by the FCC to offset the phased-in deployment schedule; Skepticism of...
- FCC grants E911 waivers. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;10/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p1
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) granted waivers from the enhanced 911 Phase II original timeline to wireless but forwarded waiver request on time division multiple access networks to its enforcement bureau. Disappointment expressed by the commission on the...