TITLE

URGENT COMM.COM

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Mar2010, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on news developments related to emergency communications which includes the request of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation for the National Institute of Science and Technology to develop a portable face and fingerprint identification kit, the forecast of Firetide on the surge of demand for Wi-Fi and the use of satellites in rescue operations.
ACCESSION #
48729311

 

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