RDS (Responder Data Services)

From NENA Knowledge Base

RDS (Responder Data Services) is a Functional Element that enables near real time wireless data transmissions between PSAPs and emergency responder devices. This includes transmitting dispatch information, creating new Incidents, updating active and closed Incidents. The Responder Data Services FE can support the transmission and receipt of media, or a reference (i.e., URL) to that media.

Relevant NENA Documents


NENA-REQ-001, NENA Next Generation 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Point Requirements