TITLE

Can Verizon really change stripes?

AUTHOR(S)
Reed, Brad
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Network World;12/3/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision of Verizon Wireless that operates the second largest wireless telecommunications network in the U.S., to give customers the open-access option of connecting to its network through outside devices. The open-access networks would let consumers and businesses switch carriers without having to purchase a new set of devices. The company has sued the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the open-access rules it placed in the 22 Megahertz spectrum auction, however Verizon drops the suit on October 24, 2007.
ACCESSION #
27737450

 

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