The next VoIP gold rush; third-party VoIP E911 solutions

This Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission will likely mandate that the major telcos make their E911 infrastructure access networks available to VoIP providers. Fittingly and not surprisingly, I have been getting lots of emails from companies with solutions to facilitate this access.

This Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission will likely mandate that the major telcos make their E911 infrastructure access networks available to VoIP providers.

Fittingly and not surprisingly, I have been getting lots of emails from companies with solutions to facilitate this access. Even got an email today from one company- in stealth mode until this Friday- that claims they have a solution to make "nomadic" VoIP911 a lot more feasible than it is said to be.

To tweak a phrase, regulation is the mother of invention.

We'll be watching this space closely. To help us in this vigil, TalkBack to us and let us know what third-party solutions you would like to see in VoIP E911.