More about "Verizon"
Mobile operators say mmWave spectrum vital to meet future demand
Mar 28, 2022
by Richard Haas

Speaking at an event organised by UK regulator Ofcom, representatives from BT in the UK and Verizon in the US agreed that the higher spectrum bands are important but device support and assignments are still lacking. Read more...

Verizon, AT&T top winners in US C-band auction
Feb 26, 2021
by Dugie Standeford

Auction 107, for the 3.7—3.98 GHz band, raked in around $81 billion. Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile snapped up a large percentage of the 5,684 licences. Read more...

Verizon’s 5G launch: the story so far
Dec 20, 2018
by Manuel R. Marti

Verizon followed through on its promise and launched a 5G home broadband service earlier this year. Although it can claim to be the first one to turn on a 5G commercial network, the mobile operator isn't using 3GPP official standards and its coverage is rather limited.  Read more...

US incentive auction produces big winners and big questions
Apr 19, 2017
by Dugie Standeford

As the US regulator unveils the results of the 600 MHz auction, it remains to be seen what one of the big winners, Dish, will do with its large spectrum holding, and how well TV channels will fare in the repacking process. Read more...

President of Qualcomm Europe discusses 5G fragmentation
Sep 29, 2016
by Kane Mumford

Before Qualcomm’s global president urged industry and policymakers to avoid spectrum fragmentation this week, PolicyTracker spoke to the vendor’s European president Enrico Salvatori about accelerated timescales for 3GPP releases, Europe’s 5G focus and SDL’s role in the evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT). Read more...

Deutsche Telekom: Verizon’s 2017 ‘5G’ rollout will not be 5G
Aug 26, 2016
by Kane Mumford

The operator told PolicyTracker that Verizon’s fixed wireless last-mile efforts were a “special case” and “not easy to find” in the existing 5G documentation. Read more...

Verizon, Qualcomm and Ericsson to test spectrum sharing
Jul 24, 2014
by Dugie Standeford

Verizon, Qualcomm and Ericsson are seeking approval from the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to field-trial spectrum sharing technology in the 3550-3650 MHz band. Read more...

Verizon to spend $3.6 billion on 122 wireless spectrum licences
Dec 06, 2011
by Dugie Standeford

Verizon Wireless, the largest 3G and 4G LTE network operator in the US, is to spend $3.6 billion on the 122 Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) spectrum licences owned by SpectrumCo, a joint venture between Comcast Corporation, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. The sale, which must be approved by… Read more...

Verizon to spend $3.6 billion on 122 wireless spectrum licences
Dec 06, 2011
by Dugie Standeford

Verizon Wireless, the largest 3G and 4G LTE network operator in the US, is to spend $3.6 billion on the 122 Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) spectrum licences owned by SpectrumCo, a joint venture between Comcast Corporation, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. The sale, which must be approved by… Read more...

Verizon calls for D-block to be given wholly to public services
Apr 28, 2009
by Michael Newlands

US telecoms industry insiders have reacted positively to a new plan from Verizon Wireless for the creation of a interoperable broadband network for US emergency services rather than the public/private partnership previously proposed. Read more...