Can Verizon really change stripes?

Reed, Brad
December 2007
Network World;12/3/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p14
Trade Publication
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.


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