End-to-end testing is a type of testing that ensures that all components and systems in a technology or infrastructure setup, including software, hardware, networks, and interfaces, are working together correctly as an integrated system.
Interoperability is the ability of different communication systems to work together seamlessly. This is essential for first responders, who need to be able to communicate with each other quickly and easily in order to coordinate their response to an emergency.
The NG911 Interoperability Task Force visited the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) on May 11, 2023. Thank you to Assistant Deputy Secretary of Commerce April McClain-Delaney.
One key goal of the NG9-1-1 Interoperability Task Force is to establish open-source testing scripts based on the existing NG9-1-1 standards. Key profiles will be established and utilized in the scripts to ensure conformance where ambiguity may exist.