ATIS, TIA introduce text to 911 system

Wednesday 3 April 2013 | 16:41 CET | News
The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) and the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) have announced the release of J-STD-110, Joint ATIS/TIA Native SMS 911 Requirements & Architecture Specification, a standard that, upon implementation, will provide short message service (SMS) subscribers the ability to send an SMS text message to 911. This industry-generated system positions service providers to have a fully operational text to 911 system in place by 15 May 2014, the target date communicated to the Federal Communications Commission by AT&T, Sprint, Nextel,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3GPP / ATIS / Sprint / Sprint Nextel / TIA / T-Mobile USA / Verizon
Countries: United States
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