US Patent No. 9,241,076

IDENTIFICATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY ANSWERING PLATFORM NEXT GENERATION 911 MEDIA SUPPORT


Patent No. 9,241,076
Issue Date January 19, 2016 
Title Identification Of Public Safety Answering Platform Next Generation 911 Media Support
Inventorship Gregory Schumacher, Holliston, MA (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,241,076

1. A computer-implemented method for responding to test emergency service calls, the method comprising:
without disrupting real emergency service calls at one or more Public Safety Answering Platforms (PSAPs), processing a test
emergency services call;

determining the PSAPs' media format support, without emergency service dispatch input, based on media formats specified in
the test emergency services call; and

providing the location of the PSAPs with the media format support data for illustration on a carrier coverage map associated
with a communication provider.