Verizon Combines 4G LTE, Private IP Network Services
Available in both managed and unmanaged options, the Private IP Wireless (LTE) offering can extend corporate applications to mobile workforces.Enterprises across a range of industries now have the ability to tap into Verizons 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) wireless network, which the company has integrated with end-to-end private networks. Verizons Enterprise Solutions division is combining 4G LTE access, available in more than 200 U.S. markets, with its global Private IP network service to create a highly secure, high-speed, high-capacity business platform. Available in both managed and unmanaged options, the Private IP Wireless (LTE) offering can extend corporate applications to mobile workforces and support new machine-to-machine business processes. The companys communications, cloud and security platforms are designed to help establish new business models, such as modernizing health care, energy and public safety systems.
Verizon said the technology can be used in variety of markets in both the public and private sectors, including transportation, where Verizons network solutions aid train traffic management, as well as automotive and media and entertainment companies, where Verizon is helping businesses create new remote broadcasting opportunities and update digital signage to increase audience engagement with advertisers. In addition, Verizon said retailers could employ Private IP wireless as a backup solution across their distributed locations, as well as using the service to enable point-of-sale transactions, while vending machines can now alert distributors about when to replace high-demand products, and collect data about customer tastes and preferences.