ALIANT TELECOM INDUSTRY ADVISORY
Network-to-Network Interface Disclosure
September 19, 1997
No. ATIA-1a (Formerly SIA-1d)
9-1-1 Public Emergency Reporting Service (PERS) - NBTel
Aliant Telecom Inc., on behalf of NBTel, announces the planned offering
of interconnection between Competitive Local Exchange Carriers
(CLECs) and NBTels 9-1-1 PERS for the purpose of
providing 9-1-1 service to the CLECs end customers. Interconnection arrangements are
expected to become available by IQ98.
Interconnection is via dedicated trunk side connections to NBTels
Voice Network to facilitate transport of 9-1-1 calls from the CLECs end customers through
NBTels voice network to the appropriate 9-1-1 Service Bureau, as well as via data
connections to allow the updating of NBTels 9-1-1 PERS Data System with the
pertinent CLEC end customers calling number and location information.
The interface specifications are contained in Aliant Telecom
Interface Document ATID-0004, 9-1-1
Public Emergency Reporting Service (9-1-1 PERS), Network-to-Network Interfaces Between
Competitive Local Exchange Carriers (CLECs) and NBTels Network, dated September 1997.
Recipients will be billed $50 for an electronic version of
interface documents. Hard copies are also available for $65 each. Please note
that the prices are subject to change without notice.
For further information on the service or to order documents, please contact:
160 Elgin St., Room 640
Ottawa, Ontario, K1G 3J4 Canada
Tel: (in Canada) 1-877-77-TELCO (83526)
Tel: (Worldwide) (613) 781-7393
Fax: (613) 781-1658