TITLE

Report Reveals E911 Troubles

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Sue
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/7/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 36, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the controversy over the commercial readiness of enhanced observed time difference of arrival location technology selected by U.S. global system for wireless communication providers to meet the enhanced 911 Phase II requirements by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Decision of Cingular Wireless on the technology; Response of advocates on the technology; Reason for the formation of the E-OTD Group.
ACCESSION #
7514660

 

Related Articles

  • Cingular eases into GPRS. Fitchard, Kevin // Telephony;03/26/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 13, p16 

    Deals with the plan of Cingular Wireless to deploy general packet radio service (GPRS) over Global System for Mobile (GSM) communication networks in the United States. States where GPRS will be deployed first; Challenges facing the company's deployment of Enhanced Data for GSM Evolution; Reason...

  • Move to GSM depends on 'cells' and marketing. Omatseye, Sam // RCR Wireless News;2/18/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p16 

    Talks about global system for mobile communications (GSM) in North America. Impact of the efforts of Cingular Wireless to build out its GSM networks on its time-division multiple access subscriber base; Details on the plan of Cingular to migrate to third-generation technology using a GSM-based...

  • Cingular Takes On The Big Apple. Marek, Sue // Wireless Week;7/8/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 27, p1 

    Reports on the debut of Cingular Wireless' global systems for mobile communications service on July 1, 2002 in New York City. Importance of establishing stores with purely Cingular service; Information on GAIT phones; Cost of Cingular's Preferred Network plans.

  • Cingular to file E911 Phase II waiver within weeks. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;6/4/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 23, p10 

    Reports on the plan of Cingular Wireless Inc. to file a waiver from the enhanced 911 Phase II rules to allow it to deploy enhanced time difference of arrival in its global system for mobile communications network. Technologies used by the network of Cingular; Companies to be joined by Cingular...

  • Sony adds EDGE to laptops. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;5/16/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 20, p15 

    Reports on the plan of Sony Electronics Corp. to begin selling laptop computers with embedded enhanced data for global system for mobile communication environment (EDGE) modems that are configured to operate on the nationwide network of Cingular Wireless LLC in the U.S. Average network speed of...

  • Cingular Moves Beyond First-Year Challenges. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;1/14/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p5 

    Describes the situation of the Atlanta, Georgia-based wireless communications company Cingular Wireless in 2002. Reaction of chief executive officer Stephen Carter to public response; Technology plans of the company; Reasons for choosing global system for mobile communications as migration path.

  • defending the GSM decision. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;4/1/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 13, p18 

    Reports on the technology upgrades made by Cingular Wireless in response to critics' charges that the global system for mobile communication is not spectrally efficient, according to the company's chief technical officer, Bill Clift. Company's contract with Nortel; Technologies used by the...

  • Cingular makes 850 MHz GSM call.  // RCR Wireless News;5/13/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p23 

    Reports on the completion of the first global system for mobile communication (GSM) call using 850 megahertz (MHz) spectrum outside of laboratory environment by Cingular Wireless. Importance of the ability to effectively use 850 MHz for GSM; Significance of the call.

  • Operators Worldwide Near The EDGE. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;12/2/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 42, p1 

    Looks at the growing adoption or popularity of EDGE or enhanced data for global system for mobile communications (GSM) evolution in the telecommunication industry. Target shipment of Nokia Corp. for its 6200 GSM/General Packet Radio Service/EDGE handset; Comments from Ritch Blasi, spokesman of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics