Verizon Communications

Verizon Business Device Protection Open Enrollment Starts for Business Customers’ Mobile Devices

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Friday, February 16, 2024

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For a limited time, Verizon Business customers can add Total Mobile Protection for Business (TMP for Business) or any other device protection option to existing eligible mobile phone lines.

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  • NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For a limited time, Verizon Business customers can add Total Mobile Protection for Business (TMP for Business) or any other device protection option to existing eligible mobile phone lines.
  • While Verizon Business customers normally must enroll in device protection within thirty days of device activation, Open Enrollment provides another chance for business customers to safeguard their device and maintain productivity.
  • Features of TMP for Business include:
    Open Enrollment is also currently available for Verizon Consumer customers.
  • To learn more about Verizon Total Mobile Protection for Business visit https://www.verizon.com/business/products/tech-support-services/total-mo...
    Device protection for Verizon Business customers is available for eligible Verizon business wireless lines & devices.

Super Bowl LVIII Sponsor Media Value and Brand Visibility Sees 7% Boost from Prior Years in Relo Metrics Analysis of Broadcast, Streaming and Social

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Friday, February 16, 2024

As the most-watched sports league in the United States, the NFL stands head and shoulders above the other leagues. With a new record this year with more than 123 million broadcast and streaming viewers -- the most-watched telecast of all time -- the Super Bowl provided sponsor brands with solid exposure and ROI during the event.

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240216427521/en/
    Relo Metrics shows that Sponsor Media Value per exposure was $457.4K, which is 7% higher than it was during the 2023 Super Bowl.
  • Some of the main takeaways from Relo Metric’s data that are found in the report:
    Nike’s jersey partnership accounted for 60% of sponsored exposures during Super Bowl LVIII.
  • Of the 272 live matches analyzed, there were 92.2 billion social impressions with brand value and $2.3 billion In Total Sponsor Media Value.
  • Social media platform growth in 2023, total Sponsor Media Value and average Sponsor Media Value per exposure by platform.

T-Mobile Achieves Record-Breaking Uplink Speeds with Another 5G First

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced it achieved record-breaking uplink speeds of 345 Mbps on its 5G standalone (SA) network in a recent test leveraging a new feature called UL Tx switching.

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  • T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced it achieved record-breaking uplink speeds of 345 Mbps on its 5G standalone (SA) network in a recent test leveraging a new feature called UL Tx switching.
  • UL Tx switching is a groundbreaking technology that enables seamless switching and a combination of different frequencies, effectively creating more uplink capacity and higher uplink speed.
  • In other words, it's like taking the 5G superhighway and adding new faster lanes with spare capacity for traffic to zoom faster than ever.
  • Greater uplink speeds are critical for customers when it comes to content creation and sharing, remote work and collaboration, gaming, emerging technologies like XR, and so much more.

Visible Wireless Celebrates Singles Awareness Day with Singer-Songwriter Maren Morris’s Reimagined Cover of Billy Idol’s “Dancing with Myself”

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

Today, Visible Wireless, the Verizon-owned, all-digital wireless carrier, launched its 3rd annual Singles Awareness Day campaign to help society sing a new tune about celebrating singles.

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  • Today, Visible Wireless, the Verizon-owned, all-digital wireless carrier, launched its 3rd annual Singles Awareness Day campaign to help society sing a new tune about celebrating singles.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240215119837/en/
    Singer-songwriter Maren Morris, in partnership with Visible Wireless, celebrates Singles Awareness Day with her reimagined cover of Billy Idol’s iconic hit “Dancing with Myself.” The release debuts today on TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, Spotify and other streaming services, making it entirely digital and accessible to everyone – just like Visible's wireless service.
  • “I am so excited to partner with a company like Visible who prioritizes self-empowerment and independence for their mobile plans,” said Maren Morris.
  • "Dancing with Myself (reimagined)" is available on Spotify and other streaming services, making it entirely digital and accessible to everyone – just like Visible's wireless service.

ESO Appoints Joy Brown to Board of Directors

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

ESO , a leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals, state, and federal systems, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joy Brown to its Board of Directors.

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  • ESO , a leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals, state, and federal systems, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joy Brown to its Board of Directors.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240214700821/en/
    ESO is pleased to announce the appointment of Joy Brown to its Board of Directors.
  • As the leading provider of software for emergency services, ESO is uniquely positioned to provide data and insights to emergency service providers striving to improve patient outcomes,” said Joy Brown.
  • ESO (ESO Solutions, Inc.) is dedicated to improving community health and safety through the power of data.

Verizon to deliver 5G to Fort Bliss Army Post

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

EL PASO, Texas, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon today participated in a groundbreaking ceremony at Fort Bliss, in El Paso, Texas.

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  • EL PASO, Texas, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon today participated in a groundbreaking ceremony at Fort Bliss, in El Paso, Texas.
  • The event marked the beginning of construction for a new cell tower that will be constructed by Boldyn Networks, with network service provided by Verizon.
  • Military families, personnel, and visitors at Fort Bliss will experience improved wireless coverage and enhanced network services as a result of the new infrastructure.
  • “Verizon supports our military partners through a number of innovative products and services, from 5G deployments, including Private 5G, to improved enterprise infrastructure,” said Martin Mallady, associate director for Verizon’s DoD business.

Northeastern University and Open 6G OTIC Partners with AT&T and Verizon to Advance Open and Interoperable Cellular Networks in NTIA T&E Award

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

"We are happy to work with leading operators and vendors to advance the Open RAN ecosystem," says Tommaso Melodia, Director of WIoT at Northeastern University.

Key Points: 
  • "We are happy to work with leading operators and vendors to advance the Open RAN ecosystem," says Tommaso Melodia, Director of WIoT at Northeastern University.
  • The Northeastern University Open 6G OTIC is a one-stop shop for Open RAN innovation.
  • It serves as a hub for the development and testing of next-generation wireless networks utilizing Open RAN technology and Artificial Intelligence.
  • The Northeastern University OTIC can also test massive Multiple Input, Multiple Output (MIMO) radios, key to improving the spectral efficiency of Open RAN.

ExaGrid Appoints Rohan Cook as AVP of APAC Sales

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

ExaGrid ®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced the appointment of Rohan Cook as the new AVP of Sales in the APAC region.

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  • ExaGrid ®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced the appointment of Rohan Cook as the new AVP of Sales in the APAC region.
  • We will be working with reseller channel partners in each of these countries to provide ExaGrid Tiered Backup Storage to more organizations in APAC to help them solve their backup challenges, ensure ransomware recovery, and protect their data,” said Rohan Cook.
  • Rohan Cook recently joined ExaGrid after working with technology startups for the last two years in his own business.
  • “We are pleased to welcome Rohan Cook, who will lead the APAC sales team and grow our partnerships in the channel throughout the region.”

DOCOMO to Collaborate with AT&T, Verizon and Jio for Open RAN Verifications

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

TOKYO, Feb 13, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will participate in Open RAN verifications in the United States as the ACCoRD (Acceleration of Compatibility and Commercialization for Open RAN Deployments) project in a consortium jointly founded with AT&T Inc. (AT&T), Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon), and Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (Jio).

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  • TOKYO, Feb 13, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will participate in Open RAN verifications in the United States as the ACCoRD (Acceleration of Compatibility and Commercialization for Open RAN Deployments) project in a consortium jointly founded with AT&T Inc. (AT&T), Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon), and Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (Jio).
  • This consortium was awarded a USD 42.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)(1) on February 12.
  • The consortium comprises telecom operators and US universities and suppliers include equipment vendors from the United States and abroad, and is committed to verifying multi-vendor Open RAN connectivity for further commercial deployments.
  • (2) OREX is an Open RAN service provider launched by DOCOMO in collaboration with multiple global vendors, providing customized Open RAN solutions to address the needs of each customer.

Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC-CA) Announces Dr. Ronjon Nag, PhD as 2024 Hall of Fame Inductee

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Monday, February 12, 2024

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame Awards Committee is honored to announce that Dr. Ronjon Nag will be formally inducted at the SVEC Engineers Banquet and Hall of Fame Ceremony on Tuesday, February 20, 2024.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame Awards Committee is honored to announce that Dr. Ronjon Nag will be formally inducted at the SVEC Engineers Banquet and Hall of Fame Ceremony on Tuesday, February 20, 2024.
  • Ronjon received a PhD from Cambridge, an MS from MIT, a BSc from Birmingham University (UK) and was a Stanford Harkness Post-Doctoral Fellow.
  • The SVEC STEM Scholarship award recognizes young engineering and technology students for their dedication, focus, and commitment to engineering.
  • Winners of this award are teachers who have distinguished themselves by maintaining high standards of content in mathematics and science instruction.