So close, yet so far

Jackson, Donny
June 2009
Urgent Communications;Jun2009, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the challenges in implementing the next-generation 911 (NG-911) emergency communication standards in Internet Protocol (IP)-based public-safety answering points (PSAP) in the U.S. These challenges include the non-completion of the NG-911 standards and the non-integration of PSAP in a given region. The benefits of the Internet Protocol-based PSAP platform are discussed.


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