TITLE

Intrado Looks Beyond E911

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Sue
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/24/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 25, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Intrado Corp. is looking beyond 911 data management and network transaction services with business extension into telematics and outsourcing for the location-based services needs of wireless operators. Advantage of the telematics systems installed in Ford Crown Victoria police cars; Remarks from Intrado vice president Dan Hoskins on the vision of the company; Partnerships of Intrado with other carriers.
ACCESSION #
6893754

 

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