Posts tagged with: business

Verizon expands FWA business offering to 42 cities

Verizon is upping the ante in its rivalry with cable companies, now offering its 5G Business Internet fixed wireless access (FWA) service to businesses in parts of 42 U.S. cities, up from the previous 24 markets. Offered through Verizon Business, the telco’s...

Verizon Business and RingCentral co-brand voice, video messaging service

Verizon Business announced a new partnership with RingCentral to provide enterprise customers with cloud-based phone, messaging and video meetings. The service will be co-branded as RingCentral with Verizon. This service is different from landline phone services that Verizon provides to...

Ericsson’s network business shines in Q1

Ericsson’s network business helped drive double-digit organic sales growth in the first quarter, and the Swedish vendor is preparing for more 5G deployments later this year and in 2022. Börje Ekholm, president and CEO of Ericsson, noted increased R&D investments...

AT&T starts offering 5G fixed wireless for business customers

5G fixed wireless service is on the table for AT&T business customers, the carrier announced Wednesday. The added capability comes alongside new fixed wireless routers from Sierra Wireless and Ericsson’s Cradlepoint that are available starting in April. 5G fixed wireless...

Comcast CEO hints at mobile service for small business customers

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts hinted this week about plans to soon offer small business customers wireless service. Currently Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile service is available to the company’s consumer broadband customers, with an MVNO relationship that allows subscribers to ride on...

Verizon Business and Deloitte create smart factory system

Verizon Business is working with the professional services company Deloitte to create 5G and mobile edge computing (MEC) solutions, specifically focused on manufacturing and retail.  The collaboration will bring together Deloitte’s engineering expertise with Verizon’s mobile and private wireless networks...

Business models for 5G Edge look scary for operators: Special Report

As part of 5G, there’s a big movement to deploy thousands of new edge compute locations to bring applications closer to consumers. The topic will be discussed on Tuesday, December 1, at FierceWireless’ 5G Blitz Week. 5G and the edge...

The Importance of Customer Feedback with Robert Frey

When purchasing a book, many potential customers rely on the good things people who have already read the book have to say. Rediscover a classic Artech House title, Successful Proposal Strategies for Small Businesses: Using Knowledge Management to Win Government, Private-Sector,...

Ericsson grows network business in Q2

Ericsson achieved respectable second-quarter results despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 crisis. The Swedish vendor’s network business grew 4% and overall net income was $287 million. With more than 80% of its workforce working from home, the company said...