Carriers See An IP Future
- Wi-Fi Phone Booths: Not as easy as it looks. O'Keefe, Sue // Telecommunications - International Edition;Dec2003, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p11
Focuses on Verizon Communications' launching of its hot spot program in New York City phone booths in 2003. Number of access points deployed by Verizon in Manhattan, New York; Average number of first-time users who are logging on the program daily; Percentage of customers who are satisfied with...
- Wireless boosts U S West revenues. // RCR;11/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 44, p24
Reports on the increase in personal communications services carrier, US West Wireless' customer base for the third quarter of 1999. Average penetration rate; Average revenue per user; Total quarterly revenue; Sales and revenues of the company's total operations.
- The Big Switch. Harter, Betsy // Wireless Review;01/15/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p14
Highlights the efforts of US West Wireless to integrate more Internet protocol to its core network. Features of the company's One Number Service; Objective behind the incorporation of mobility to an embedded local carrier network; Focus of the company's strategic move. INSETS: IP-Based GSM...
- Verizon snares $678M federal deal. Marsan, Carolyn Duffy // Network World;5/19/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p30
The article reports on the contract deal between Verizon and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). According to the author, under the contract agreement Verizon will provide consolidated network support as well as replace and separate DHS's wireless area network (WAN) for easy...
- U S West pulls back on wireless Internet access. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p24
Reports that US West Wireless is delaying the rollout of its commercial Web-browsing service in the United States until the beginning of 2000 as it works to understand what its customers want from wireless Internet access. Integration of different products from the company's Enterprise Data...
- US West Wireless introducing `stealth' antennae to Utah. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;02/28/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p7
Focuses on US West Wireless' introduction of a stealth antennae technology in cities across Utah. Goal of encouraging cities to adopt ordinances which would allow for implementation of antennae along public rights of way; Minimal visual intrusion in highly trafficked areas.
- Roping The Dough. Bourrie, Sally Ruth // Wireless Week;06/26/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 26, p44
Offers a look at how the changing nature of the wireless communication has forced carriers to revamp their billing systems. Effort of Sprint PCS and US West Wireless with regards to the trend; Importance for companies to know their customers more; Various views on the matter.
- The IP Network Adoption Race Switches Into High Gear. Bernhard, Frank J. // America's Network;1/1/2006, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p9
The article reports that businesses have started to recognize the delivery of Internet Protocol (IP) networks into superior capabilities in the transformation of customer service and partnership value benefits in the U.S. MCI Inc. and Verizon Corp. merger have weighed heavily on the real nature...
- Verizon to edge into enterprise data arena. Carlson, Caron // eWeek;11/11/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 45, p19
Reports on an announcement made by Verizon Communications Inc. to enter the enterprise data market by incremental deployment of a national internet protocol network. Contents of the package provided by the company; Relocation of the existing funds of the company; Limitation of the services'...