Text-to-9-1-1 deployments are increasing across the United States and FE / Kimball is uniquely qualified to assist our clients evaluate the deployment options available. FE / Kimball offers a vendor neutral approach to analyzing and evaluating the solutions available. In addition, FE / Kimball can assist in the operational preparation, training, deployment and testing of text-to-9-1-1 service.
FE / Kimball staff work closely with the FCC, NENA, APCO, CTIA, and the wireless providers to create informational and educational materials related to text-to-9-1-1. FE / Kimball staff chair the NENA NG9-1-1 Education and Training working group and the Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC) Working Group 1 Task 1 subtask 2 committee on PSAP Requests for Interim short message service (SMS) Text-to-9-1-1 Service.