TITLE

Moving To One Beat

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of wireless technology in the emergency communications sector in the U.S. Lessons from the September 11, 2001 attacks; Measures taken by government agencies to fund wireless options in emergency services; Plans for launching 911 technology.
ACCESSION #
9586834

 

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