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IP Transition

Advances in technology and evolving consumer preferences have led to efforts on Capitol Hill and at the FCC to explore ways to promote the transition of the nation’s communications networks to IP-based technologies, while ensuring preservation of certain important values including public safety.

FCC Filings

Continuity of Communications & Technology Transitions (PS 14-174, GN 13-5, RM-11358, WC 05-25, RM-10593)

Technology Transitions Task Force Seeks Comment On Potential Trials

Verizon petitions FCC to discontinue wireline telecommunications services in portions of New York and New Jersey affected by Hurricane Sandy in favor of wireless communications service


Preserving Public Safety and Network Reliability in the IP Transition
Testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet
President Gigi Smith
June 5, 2014


Get Ready for the IP Transition: Wait, What?
Jeff Cohen, with Roger Wespe and Mark Reddish
Public Safety Communications Magazine
January 2014