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Verizon to deploy private 5G networks across NHL arenas

February 19, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. carrier Verizon and the National Hockey League (NHL) announced a multi-year sponsorship renewal under which the telco will continue to be the league’s official partner in the 5G field. Additionally, as an official technology partner for the NHL, Verizon […]


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Verizon emphasizes decentralization and local focus

February 6, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon has decentralized its national organizational structure into 18 regions and is heavily focusing on its network and market position on a local basis, executives said during an investor update on Monday, including both network optimization and local incentives and […]


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Verizon gains ground on T-Mo’s 5G speed lead: Opensignal

January 9, 2024

Via: RCR Wireless News

T-Mobile US continues to maintain its lead in offering the fastest 5G speeds and availability, but Verizon and AT&T’s C-Band deployments are helping those carriers to make some inroads. That’s the general breakdown of Opensignal’s latest assessment of the state […]


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Verizon, T-Mo are maintaining FWA performance as they bring on customers: Ookla

December 20, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Fixed Wireless Access services offered by telecom carriers are succeeding in winning customers away from cable and DSL service providers, according to new analysis from Ookla, but competition in the space is expected to ramp up in the coming year […]


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Verizon opens cashierless shops at NFL stadium using 5G tech

December 11, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon Business and the Philadelphia Eagles announced the opening of two express shops at Lincoln Financial Field that use Verizon 5G. In a release, the U.S. carrier said the stores use Verizon’s network and AI-powered computer vision technology to provide […]


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Verizon awarded $15 million US Navy contract

December 6, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon Public Sector has won a $15 million task order with Navy Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) through the federal government’s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract vehicle. Per the task order, the carrier will deliver voice and data services at […]


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Verizon: Network slicing showed ‘exceptional performance’ during Vegas race

November 22, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon put 5G network slicing through its paces as part of its support of last weekend’s Formula 1 Last Vegas Grand Prix racing event. The carrier said that the technology “showed exceptional performance for streaming content in a high data-usage […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon tracking fixed wireless, private networks momentum

November 16, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

While Verizon stock prices have been on a bit of a wild ride this year, the operator’s CFO projected confidence in a discussion at the Morgan Stanley European Technology, Media and Telecom Conference this week. CFO Tony Skiadas laid out […]


Hardware, Technology

Verizon reports ‘meaningful’ power efficiency improvements in Intel-supported vRAN deployment

November 8, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon said that it was able to demonstrate a “significant boost to network performance” on its commercial network, as well as “meaningful power efficiency gains” and the capability to support higher throughputs, through the use of Intel’s 4th generation Xeon […]


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Verizon impresses with strong Q3 earnings, subscriber growth

October 24, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

While Verizon’s Q3 2023 earnings were down from last year, both its earnings and wireless subscriber growth topped Wall Street estimates, giving the carrier a much-needed boost in the stock market, with shares rising more than 8% in early trading. […]


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Verizon mmWave network is now in every NFL stadium

October 19, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

With three recent networks upgrades completed, Verizon can now claim to have provided its 5G Ultra Wideband service — the brand name for its C-band and Millimeter Wave (mmWave) network — in all 30 NFL stadiums. “Verizon has made this […]


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Verizon to hire 1,800 techs for East Coast broadband expansion

October 17, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is hiring 1,800 additional technicians to support its East Coast broadband expansion efforts in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and Washington, DC. Many of the targeted markets are rural and traditionally underserved communities, […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon Completes 5G Network Slicing Field Demo

June 22, 2023

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon recently established connections and passed data over multiple network slices in a completely commercial 5G environment. Network slicing allows customers to send their traffic over virtual end-to-end networks tailored to specific application requirements, while optimizing network performance to support […]


Technology, Wireless

Verizon Delivers High-Speed 5G Across South Dakota

June 15, 2023

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon yesterday revealed that customers in South Dakota benefit from higher speeds and greater capacity from Verizon’s award-winning 5G network. Additionally, the company claims customers in Pine Ridge, Aberdeen, and Parkston will be able to experience Verizon’s lightning fast 5G […]


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Jacksonville becomes latest target for Verizon nationwide network upgrades

April 6, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Jacksonville, Florida is the latest U.S. city to receive “major” network upgrades from Verizon. The carrier said that the upgrades, which are being systematically rolled out in cities across the country, are part of a larger network architecture redesign effort […]


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The Sunday Brief: The dust settles—telecom after COVID

March 13, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Greetings from the Southeast and the Midwest as winter transitions into spring. In this Brief, after a full market commentary, we will provide a retrospective on larger macro trends since the 2020 shutdown (pictured is Bossy Beulah’s, a favorite lunch […]


Software, Technology

Verizon Combines its Edge Discovery & QoS APIs with AWS Wavelength

March 6, 2023

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon revealed an Edge Discovery & Quality of Service (QoS) API proof of concept with Amazon Web Services (AWS) that allows customers to combine Dynamic Quality of Service (QoS) from Verizon with AWS edge services. This combination delivers the ability […]


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Five telecom and connectivity trends you can’t afford to ignore in 2023 (Reader Forum)

March 2, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

The telecom industry is entering a period of rapid growth and convergence, as technological advancements make it easier for people to communicate with each other on multiple different platforms. As companies like AT&T and Verizon continue to expand their offerings […]


Mobile Networks

Kagan: How AT&T and Verizon are impacting their landline users

February 23, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Let me help AT&T and Verizon solve a growing problem they are wrestling with. When you are in a competitive industry, you must first focus on the customer. Happy customers let you grow and succeed. Unhappy customers are always a […]


Monitoring&Analysis

Speed vs. reliability vs. geography: The latest 5G breakdown from Rootmetrics

February 8, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

T-Mobile US garnered the overall best 5G experience in the second half of 2022, per Rootmetrics, but AT&T also had a strong performance at the state level and Verizon did particularly well at the metro level. That’s a bit of […]