Location Management in Civil Emergency Wireless Communication

  • Dora Maros
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 284)

The prompt availability of location information is very important in emergency situations (e.g. accidents, natural or technological disasters etc), when people need help immediately. The precise identification of the caller's position in a mobile network is the foundation of rescue operations. The paper presents technical questions and some solutions in the context of determining and identifying the caller's geographical position in emergency cases, and it rather highlights some practical problems instead a presentation of a scientific solution.


Location Base Service Emergency Call Visitor Location Register Hungarian Language Public Land Mobile Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dora Maros
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  1. 1.Budapest TechHungary

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