TIA Issues Call for Interest on new Project for Location Services Overview

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TIA Issues Call for Interest on new Project for Location Services Overview

Stakeholders Invited to Contact TIA Regarding Participation.

Arlington VA. (January 30, 2017) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) TR-8.5 Engineering Committee on Signaling and Data Transmission has issued a call for interest for document TSB-102.BAJA-B initially titled "Location Services Overview". This overview provides a high-level description of how TIA-102 standards and other industry standards are used to provide location reporting on Land Mobile Radio (LMR) systems. The purpose of this revision is to align the document with the latest revisions to the Tier 1 and Tier 2 Location Services standards.

The stakeholders may include, but are not limited to: APCO Project 25, Private Land Mobile Radio.

TIA is actively seeking participation in these projects from the user and general interest communities.

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