TITLE

Operators Hone QoS

AUTHOR(S)
Alleven, Monica
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Wireless Week;9/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 19, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the improvement of the quality of service among wireless operators in the U.S. The measurement of service quality in Sprint is done in proactive, reactive and competitive way. The receiving of diversity and the use of smart antennas are the techniques employed by Alltel to improve its quality.
ACCESSION #
22351334

 

Related Articles

  • PTT Recommendation: Bundle Services.  // Wireless Week;3/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p24 

    Reports on the growing popularity of offering push-to-talk (PTT) services among wireless companies. Increase in the number of PTT subscribers to Verizon Wireless, Sprint and Alltel by the end of 2004; Companies that will launch PTT services; Services that should be offered by companies along...

  • No Place Like Home. Martinek, Marcia // Wireless Review;10/1/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p30 

    Reports on the increasing number of telecommunication providers jumping in the fixed-wireless bandwagon in the United States. Scope of Sprint's multipoint microwave distribution system licenses in Arizona; Technology trials of Alltel with Airspan equipment; Advantage of fixed-wireless over...

  • With 3 of top 6 Q1 financials in, carriers show plenty of growth. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;4/25/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 17, p6 

    Reports on the positive financial results posted by three of the six largest wireless communication operators for the first quarter of 2005. Cingular Wireless LLC; Sprint Corp.; Alltel Corp.

  • Them that's got gets. Engebretson, Joan // Telephony;6/16/2008, special section p3 

    The article presents the author's opinion on the condition of the U.S. wireless industry. She presents her views on the ongoing competition between Alltel Corp. and Verizon Wireless Inc. She says that Sprint Corp. is hoping to be a contender again by being the first to deploy fourth-generation...

  • Wireline results inconsistent. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;1/31/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p1 

    Reports on the market performance of the wireline services of several telecommunications companies in the U.S. during the fourth-quarter and full-year of 2004. Verizon Communications Inc.; BellSouth Corp.; SBC Communications Inc.; Sprint Corp.; Alltel Corp.

  • CONSOLIDATION COMES TO TIER 2 AREANA WITH ALLTEL, SPRINT DEALS.  // Telephony;11/28/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 23, p12 

    The article highlights the consolidation of the wireless service providers beyond national level. Alltel Corp. continues to pluck up its smaller neighbors and Sprint Corp. absorbs its affiliates. Acquisition of Midwest Wireless Communications LLC, the second major acquisition of the year by...

  • Alltel Rolls Out Web-Unwired.  // Wireless Week;08/28/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 35, p20 

    Presents information on Alltel's Web-Unwired, the first wireless Internet service that can be customized in a retail store and ready for immediate use. What the service allows users; Digital rate per month.

  • Alltel to test technology.  // RCR;06/12/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 24, p16 

    Reports on the testing of Alltel's wireless voice and data technology.

  • Alltel.  // Wireless Review;12/1/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p18 

    Deals with wireless communication carrier Alltel. Number of subscribers and employees as of December 2001; Implications of its decision to enter other markets; Slogan used by the company.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics