Dutch govt sets requirements for NL-Alert cell broadcast

Monday 8 December 2014 | 10:43 CET | News
The Dutch ministry of economic affairs has published the regulation setting requirements for the NL-Alert system. Operators with more than 25,000 customers must participate in the emergency cell broadcast system. The service may be operated by a third party over the operator's network. Messages should be sent out within three minutes, with an availability of at least 99.9 percent per month. NL-Alert was tested nationally on 01 December. Implementation on LTE networks may still be delayed at least a year. 

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