Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia affirming the Federal Communications Commissions' (FCC) ability to impose local number portability (LNP) on wireless service providers, Verizon Wireless issued the following statement: "Requiring local number portability is bad public policy, and the resources required to fulfill this new mandate will unnecessarily be redirected from our core business activities: expanding network quality and reach, improving customer service, and initiating new services and products.
What does LNP stand for?
LNP stands for Local Number Portability
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- Learning Net Package
- Least Number Principle
- Lecture Notes in Physics
- Lega Nazionale Professionisti (Italian: Football League)
- Legal News Publishing (Cleveland, OH)
- Liberal National Party (Australia)
- Limpopo National Park (Mozambique)
- Livable Neighborhoods Program (New York)
- Lobeke National Park (Cameroon)
- Long Nose Plier
- Lonsome Pine Airport, Wise, Virginia (airport code)
- Loss of Normal Power
- ligne numérique à paire asymétrique (French: Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line)
- Local Number Portability Administration (NANPA)
- Local Number Portability Administration-Working Group (NANPA)
- Lecture Notes in Pure and Applied Mathematics
- Local Number Portability Administration Working Group
- Light Non-dominated Pareto Based
- Little Neck Pines Civic Association (New York)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Local number portability aims to allow consumers to be reached with one telephone number wherever they are.
When the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) mandate for Local Number Portability went into effect nationwide nearly two years ago, millions of consumers changed wireless carriers taking their phone number with them.
Chief among them are automated order fulfillment and local number portability management, areas in which Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin IMS today announced the company has signed a five-year contract with the Southwest Region Portability Company to provide local number portability services to telephone companies serving customers in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas.
Verso's launch also includes local number portability (LNP), allowing users to maintain their phone numbers in the event that they switch service providers, as well as CALEA, which enables the lawfully authorized interception and monitoring of communications.
Local number portability allows customers to retain their existing telephone number when they switch their local telephone service to a new company and removes a major roadblock for competition in local telephone service.
has selected the Tekelec EAGLE(R) 5 Signaling Applications System (SAS) with integrated local number portability (LNP).