ATIS Resource Helps Telecommunications Service Providers Excel in Their Emergency Preparedness Efforts

The Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) Network Reliability Steering Committee (NRSC) offers a list of proactive steps that telecommunications service providers can take to prepare for and respond to a wide array of emergency situations. Updated in 2019, the Network Reliability Steering Committee Emergency Preparedness and Response Checklist (ATIS-0100019) was created by service providers responding to actual emergency situations.

Comprehensive in nature, the resource addresses the areas of: Pre-Event, Restoration, and Non-Event Specific activities that service providers should complete throughout the year to be prepared to handle emergency events in the physical environment. Featuring an easy-to-use layout, the Checklist cross-references Best Practices in many of the key areas addressed.

Access the Network Reliability Steering Committee Emergency Preparedness and Response Checklist (ATIS-0100019)

About the Network Reliability Steering Committee
NRSC is home to a key set of industry advisors on the health of the nation’s communications networks. NRSC provides timely consensus-based technical and operational expert guidance and best practices to all segments of the public communications industry. Employing a proactive approach, it collaborates and holds quarterly public meetings with the FCC and provides information to help minimize the number of agency rule-makings and mandates. Learn more.

About ATIS
As a leading technology and solutions development organization, the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) brings together the top global ICT companies to advance the industry’s business priorities. ATIS’ 150 member companies are currently working to address 5G, Smart Cities, illegal robocall mitigation, wireless emergency alerts, artificial intelligence-enabled networks, distributed ledger/blockchain technology, cybersecurity, IoT, emergency services, quality of service, billing support, operations, and much more. These priorities follow a fast-track development lifecycle – from design and innovation through standards, specifications, requirements, business use cases, software toolkits, open source solutions, and interoperability testing.

ATIS is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). ATIS is the North American Organizational Partner for the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), a founding Partner of the oneM2M global initiative, a member of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), as well as a member of the Inter-American Telecommunication Commission (CITEL). For more information, visit Follow ATIS on Twitter and LinkedIn.