Less talk, more action

Bischoff, Glenn
July 2011
Urgent Communications;Jul2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the i3 standards that were approved by the National Emergency Number Association (NENA), which will provide technical guidelines for the development of the next-generation 911 (NG-911) technologies. He stresses that the i3 standard is only the first step toward the NG-911 technology and that the standard will only be an obstacle to the deployment of the NG-911. He adds that there will be problems with regard to generating of funds for NG-911 which will require passing of legislation.


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