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VIPER and FirstNet

Project Scope: This project will evaluate the Voice Interoperability Plan for Emergency Responders (VIPER) and FirstNet technologies, examining their current state and future needs, the interoperability of the two systems, and the potential for efficiencies and cost-sharing.

Project Mandate: Session Law 2017-57

Agency or Agencies Under Review: Department of Public Safety, Department of Information Technology

Project Lead: Pat Madej

Status Report for Week Ending November 10, 2017:

  • Reviewing documents
  • Reviewing literature
  • Interviewing stakeholders and associations
  • Researching other states
  • Analyzing data
Program Evaluation Division, North Carolina General Assembly
Legislative Office Building, Suite 100
300 North Salisbury Street , Raleigh, NC 27603-5925
919-301-1404