Tennessee Text to 9-1-1 trial supported by AT&T network

Friday 7 September 2012 | 09:20 CET | News
AT&T has announced the state of Tennessee has approved the use of the state's new Emergency Service IP Network (ESInet) to support a Text to 9-1-1 trial state-wide. Under the trial, AT&T will work with the Tennessee Emergency Communications Board to provide a Text to 9-1-1 service trial service, allowing for emergency 9-1-1 Short Message Service text messages from AT&T subscribers to be received by Tennessee 9-1-1 call centres, known as public service answering points. The trial will use the existing ESInet and state-wide IP network backbone (NetTN). The trial will allow PSAPs to develop test

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