ESIF (Emergency Services Interconnection Forum)

From NENA Knowledge Base

ESIF (Emergency Services Interconnection Forum) is an open, technical/operational forum, under the auspices of the Alliance For Telecommunications Industry Solutions, with the voluntary participation of interested parties to identify and resolve recognized 9‑1‑1 interconnection issues. “The interest of all members will be served by observing the principles of openness, fairness, consensus, and due process. ESIF will liaise with standards and governmental organizations to apprise them of its deliberations and decisions. Discussions will be focused on the FCC’s Wireless Phase I and II mandates, and into other areas of emergency services interconnection.”

Relevant NENA Documents

NENA 08-002, NENA Functional and Interface Standards for Next Generation 9-1-1

External References

ESIF website