New NENA Standards Document available for Public Review and Comment
Friday, December 20, 2013
Posted by: Chris Nussman
NENA Standards for the Provisioning and Maintenance of GIS data to
NENA-STA-005 (DRAFT) has
been posted to the NENA collaboration website and is available for Public
Review and Comment starting December 20, 2013,
and ends on January 16, 2014, at 5PM ET.
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This document defines operational processes and procedures
necessary to support the i3 Emergency Call Routing Function (ECRF) and Location
Validation Function (LVF). Additionally, this document identifies ECRF/LVF
performance and implementation considerations for 9-1-1 Authorities’
The roles and responsibilities of 9-1-1 Authorities vary
depending on jurisdictional hierarchy, resource availability, capabilities,
service arrangements, and regulations and statutes. As such, 9-1-1 Authorities
are expected to work with ECRF/LVF operators to further clarify and/or identify
additional required services prior to development and implementation of ECRF
Although this document contains references to 9-1-1
Authorities’ Geographic Information System (GIS), Public Safety Answering Point
(PSAP) equipment, access and call network providers Location Information
Servers (LIS), and other core functions of the ESInet, their functionality and
operations are out of scope for this document. NENA 08-003, Detailed
Functional and Interface Specification for the NENA i3 Solution – Stage 3,
contains definition of data structures and detailed functional and interface
standards that are referenced in this document.