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9-1-1 is a three-digit telephone number to facilitate the reporting of an emergency requiring a response by a public safety agency. Calls placed to 9-1-1 are generally routed and responded to by what is known as a PSAP (Public Safety Answering Point).


How Bandwidth is Involved with 9-1-1

Bandwidth offers nationwide 9-1-1 services for service providers with nomadic, mobile, and static applications. If you offer IP-based or other wireline voice service, voice applications or call center services, we’ve got a solution for you. As of June 30, 2017, Bandwidth supports roughly 8 million 9-1-1 enabled phone numbers on behalf of its customers.


What Are the Benefits of 9-1-1

Bandwidth is one of only three providers able to route VoIP 9-1-1 calls directly into the nation’s 9-1-1 infrastructure and the only one to offer single-source access to nationwide voice and SMS. You benefit from streamlined operations and less vendors to manage so you can instead focus on doing what you do best — keeping your customers happy.



Where We Talk About 9-1-1

On our site

  • Bandwidth 9-1-1 Access
  • Webinar Q/A: 911 & The Internet of Things
  • How the Latest 9-1-1 Technology is Making Us Safer Than Ever at Work, Home, and On-the-Go
  • In our downloads

  • Spirit Taps into More Reliable 9-1-1 Coverage with Bandwidth
  • Types of 9-1-1 Services
  • 9-1-1 Demystified


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