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FCC moves forward with Next Generation 9-1-1 plans

Thursday 11 August 2011 | 09:51 CET | News
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Julius Genachowski announced his five-step action plan to improve the deployment of the Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG911) services. The chairman made the statement at the 2011 Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) conference in Philadelphia. Under the five-step action plan, the FCC will: (1) develop automatic location accuracy mechanisms for NG-911, (2) facilitate the completion and implementation of NG911 technical standards for the hardware and software that carriers and public safety answering points (PSAPs) use to

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
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