E911: Where Art Thou?
- Making Dollars Out Of Data. Felps, Bruce // Wireless Week;11/15/99, Vol. 5 Issue 46, p39
Provides information on how the requirements set by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) governing enhanced 911 services were addressed by wireless companies. Information on a research used to illustrate subscribers' interest in location-based data services; Option for...
- Enhanced 911 Deadline Day. Grebb, Michael // Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p1
Deals with the status of the enhanced 911 (E911) phase II rules on its last day of implementation in the United States (U.S.). Appeal of the wireless communications industry to the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to extend the deadline of E911 compliance; Alternative implementation...
- FCC slows priority access progress. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;11/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 47, p3
Reports on the move of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to delay the process of determining which mobile-phone firm will provide immediate wireless priority access service to the government. Reasons for the delay; Significance of the development; Wireless priority...
- Public Safety Scores Victory. // Wireless Week;08/07/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 32, p46
Reports on the decision of the United States Federal Communications Commission regarding the interoperability order for the 700 MHz band which is used by emergency communication systems. Reasons for the push to improve communications in emergencies; Remarks from Joe Hannah, president of the...
- FCC clears way for SDR. Britt, Phillip J. // Telephony;12/18/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 25, p26
Announces that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved rules to facilitate the authorization and use of software-defined radio (SDR) technology. Implication of the SDR technology for wireless users; Recommendations of FCC regarding the technology.
- NEWS. // Wireless Week;5/20/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 20, p4
Presents news briefs on the rules made by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on wireless communication systems and the wireless telecommunication industry as of May 20, 2002. Fines imposed by the FCC on AT & T Wireless; Vote by the FCC on what kind of equipment can be used to...
- Will Congress Have to Pick Up FCC Slack? // Wireless Review;02/01/99, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p12
Uncovers the role of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the discussion of wireless issues. Comments from Steve Berry, senior vice president of CTIA; Concern on antenna siting; Issue on the federal excise tax.
- Private wireless asks to revise trunking rules. // RCR;08/28/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p22
Reports on the request of the private wireless telecommunication industry to the United States Federal Communications Commission to revise the latter's procedure for classifying systems with trunked operations.
- Tipping the FCC's Cap. Gohring, Nancy // Interactive Week;9/17/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 36, p38
Focuses on the capacity policy issued by the Federal Communications Commission on multiple systems operators in the United States. Limitations on operators owning 45 and 55 megahertz; Reasons for the establishment of the capacity policy; Advantages of competition in the wireless communication...