NG9-1-1 Guide for 9-1-1 Authorities
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NG9-1-1 Guide for 9-1-1 Authorities 

Document Type:     Reference
Number:NENA-REF-005.1-2020

This guide is intended to provide a high-level overview of the components of Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) for 9-1-1 Authorities. To effectively use this document, the user should have a basic initial understanding of 9-1-1. An appendix/reading list containing the NENA standards referenced in this document is included at the end of the document.

The components and building blocks of NG9-1-1 are presented at a high level. The intention is to provide 9-1-1 Authorities with an easy to understand explanation along with links to the specifications documents if additional detail is desired. Finally, information is provided on some of the transitional services, such as text-to-9-1-1, available today along with a brief explanation of FirstNet.


Committee Name(s):     Communications

Created:04/21/2020
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NG9-1-1 Guide for 9-1-1 Authorities