Tag: Verizon


The Top 10 UC Acquisitions of 2020

December 28, 2020

Via: No Jitter

Despite a chaotic year, a steady stream of enterprise communications mergers and acquisitions occurred all year. The world accelerated the adoption of digital technologies, and providers stepped up their acquisitions to meet capacity and fill portfolio gaps. There are lots […]

Networks & Systems

Verizon deploys 5G services at SAP Labs to advance enterprise cellular solutions

December 14, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

SAP Labs in Palo Alto, CA has been outfitted with Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband service, in a move that will allow the two companies to jointly develop and test 5G and edge computing solutions. Initially, the pair will focus on […]

Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Verizon calls for kindness as COVID-19’s impact continues

November 19, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

As 2020 is coming to a close, many are reflecting on a particularly challenging year. The COVID-19 pandemic forced much of the world inside, where we tried to continue our work, our schooling and our lives from inside our homes. […]

Internet, Modern Media

Verizon Business tees up managed Kubernetes service for edge and multi-cloud

October 23, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Verizon Business had dropped VNS Application Edge into its Virtual Network Services (VNS) portfolio to help enterprises deploy their business applications at the edge and in multi-cloud. The platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering also includes a turnkey automation framework for managing Kubernetes […]


Thursday Bytes: Avelacom, EllaLink, Equinix, Comcast, Ciena, Verizon

October 22, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some low latency news and some remote connectivity solutions for workers and for students: Avelacom has added another US/Asia low latency link to its network. Yesterday the financial services networking specialist launched a new Chicago-Tokyo back-up route. It’s geographically diverse […]

Networks & Systems

Verizon sees 5G mobility revenue in 2021, MEC revenue in 2022

October 21, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Last week with the launch of the iPhone 12 line up, Verizon turned on nationwide 5G and is continuing to deploy its millimeter wave spectrum in urban cores, stadiums and other high-traffic areas. The operator has also recently invested in […]

Networks & Systems, News

Verizon and Microsoft collaborate on private 5G mobile edge computing

October 20, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon and Microsoft are collaborating to integrate the service provider’s on-site 5G Edge network with Azure edge services to enable ultra-low latency and faster connectivity help businesses enable and utilize real-time data analysis and delivery. The collaboration hopes to more […]

Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Verizon picks up Bluegrass Cellular

October 19, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon is buying rural wireless operator Bluegrass Cellular, which provides service to about 210,000 customers in 34 counties across central Kentucky. Terms of the deal were not disclosed; it’s expected to close late this year or early next, pending Federal […]


FCC announces 386 bidders made the grade for first RDOF auction, but not Charter

October 15, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission announced its list of 386 companies that have qualified to bid in the first auction for the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF). Beginning Oct. 29, the qualified vendors will compete against each other in […]

Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Verizon establishes 5G Innovation Hub at the University of Illinois Research Park

October 9, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon Business has rolled out the latest in its series of 5G Innovation Hubs, this time at the University of Illinois Research Park. At the Research Park’s headquarters, students, startups and large corporations will develop and test 5G-enabled solutions, specifically […]