TITLE

FCC is tilting at windmills

AUTHOR(S)
Krauss, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CED;Sep2011, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the problems of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) with voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone service location determination. It says that telephone companies did not consider VoIP as a telephone service and refused to connect E911 emergency calls to public safety answering points (PSAPs). It adds that FCC cannot force Dellmont software to comply with VoIP location determination rules though it has insisted power over Skype Inc. and Vonage VoIP services.
ACCESSION #
65162185

 

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