Qwest asks to change E911 solution to handset, Leap leans toward network

Dano, Mike
June 2001
RCR Wireless News;6/25/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p2
Trade Publication
Reports the decision of Qwest Wireless to change its Enhanced 911 (E911) Phase II network-based solution to an assisted Global Positioning Satellite or hybrid solution. Move of several telecommunication carriers to file with the United States Federal Communications Commission for a network-based solution in November 2000; Reason for the decision of Qwest; Difference between network-based and hybrid solution; Information on the two phases of E911.


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