911 Enable, a provider of E911 solutions for IP PBX systems, announced that its Emergency Gateway appliance has earned 3COM certification. The Emergency Gateway was compliance-tested by 3COM for compatibility with version 7 of its VCX IP PBX system.
The Emergency Gateway is an on-site appliance which helps organizations simplify 911 management while meeting their state and local E911 regulations. Its key features include automatic IP phone tracking, on-site security desk notification, and extensive auditing and reporting capabilities. The Emergency Gateway also is used to securely communicate with the 911 Enable Emergency Routing Service (ERS). With an infrastructure that is connected to more than 5,000 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) nationwide, the ERS delivers emergency calls to the appropriate PSAP based on the caller’s geographic location.