Not 'Old Reliable' Quite Yet

Marek, Sue
June 2001
Wireless Week;06/18/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 25, p18
Trade Publication
Reports on the delays in short message service (SMS) delivery experienced by wireless telecommunication carriers in the United States. Potential problems with SMS; Performance of AT&T Wireless and Verizon Wireless in message delivery; Example of subscriber scenario that can wreak havoc on carrier network.


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