FCC is tilting at windmills

Krauss, Jeffrey
September 2011
CED;Sep2011, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p38
Trade Publication
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.


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