INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (June 14, 2016)— The NG911 NOW Coalition announced today that it has created a new program designed to expand participation in the Coalition and to coalesce national, state, and local efforts around a unified goal of deploying Next Generation 911 (NG911) services by the end of 2020. The “NG911 NOW Partners Program” will
From “NG-911 Gap Analyses and Next Steps“: “There is little question that Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) will forever change how emergency services are provided in the United States. The capabilities of NG9-1-1 technology will provide the nation’s public safety answering points (PSAPs) and first responders with vitally important information that was inconceivable in an environment dominated
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (June 13, 2016)— The NG911 NOW Coalition released a report which is an important step in achieving its goal of implementing Next Generation 911 (NG911) services nationwide by the end of 2020. This report – “NG911 Gap Analyses and Recommended Strategies” – identifies the impediments to rapid and ubiquitous NG911 deployment, and recommends
FCC FINES FLORIDA DRIVER $48,000 FOR JAMMING CELLULAR & PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS DURING WORK COMMUTE WASHINGTON, May 25, 2016 – The Federal Communications Commission today issued a $48,000 fine against Jason R. Humphreys for using a cell phone jamming device in his car during his daily work commute to and from Tampa, Florida. Mr.
FCC FILING INSTRUCTIONS FOR 700 MHZ SECOND STATUS REPORTS DA 16-622 OMB Control No. 1161 June 6, 2016 Certain 700 MHz licensees have Second Status Reports due as early as this month. In this Public Notice, the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (Bureau) provides filing instructions for filing those Reports. Reports must be