New ATIS Standard Specifies Mobile Device Behavior for Real-Time Texting

WASHINGTON — March 13, 2017 —  ATIS today announced release of a new specification that standardizes mobile device behavior for handling Real Time Text (RTT) in the IP environment, a solution favored by the disability community, including deaf and hard of hearing individuals, as a viable replacement for teletypewriter or text telephony (TTY). Not only does the new ATIS standard, Real-Time…

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ATIS Releases Standard Advancing Location Accuracy Improvements for Emergency Calls

WASHINGTON — Nov. 3, 2016 — ATIS today announced the release of a new standard, entitled Location Accuracy Improvements for Emergency Calls (ATIS-0700028 v1.1), which defines the architecture and requirements for build out of the 9-1-1 National Emergency Address Database (NEAD), as well as how information in the database is processed. NEAD will store information related to the location of Wi-Fi…

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