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Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Fleet Asset Tracking System determines exact GPS location.

Featuring built-in wireless antenna and long-life battery, Networkfleet Asset Guard runs on Verizon Wireless network for fixed and moveable fleets such as trailers, yellow iron machines, and generators. Using online application, business owners can track assets alongside fleet vehicles to determine exact GPS locations. Reports and alerts show if and when asset has been moved, which asset is...

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Verizon Launches Fleet Management Solution with Verizon Wireless' Network

Complete Solution to Help Operators Increase Productivity, Hold Down Costs; Implementation Includes More Than 18,000 Verizon Service Vehicles NEW YORK--Verizon is rolling out Networkfleet on the Verizon Wireless network, the company announced on Friday (March 15).Â-  Networkfleet is a fleet-management solution that provides a wide variety of monitoring and management capabilities for...

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Software

Verizon Makes Its Health Care Fraud-Detection Platform Available to Government and Private Health Insurers Throughout the U.S.

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2011 - Building technology to help transform the health care industry, Verizon is making available to government and private health insurers throughout the U.S. an automated fraud-detection platform that will enable these organizations to better detect and prevent fraud, a growing abuse that results in more than $250 billion a year in losses. The offering, Verizon Fraud...

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Software

Verizon Teams with Northrop Grumman to Provide Fraud Management Platform to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 - As part of a Northrop Grumman-led team, Verizon is providing advanced technology to help the federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program improve its detection and prevention of fraud and waste. On July 1, the agency - the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) - began using a new fraud management platform that...

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Services

Cloud-Based Identity Services help prevent stolen credentials.

Offering support for smartphones and tablets, Enterprise Identity Services enable 2-factor authentication, which strengthens security behind each user by incorporating additional intelligence such as phone number and location to validate user's identity. Services also support digital signing capabilities for contracts, wills, and other legally binding documents. With mobile application known as...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Verizon Expands Managed Mobility Portfolio to Support Tablets, Personal Devices, Cloud-Based Applications

Powerful New Offerings Help Employees Work Almost Anywhere, Anytime on Virtually Any Device NEW YORK - To help companies meet the challenge of managing and securing their applications on an increasing variety of mobile devices used by employees, including their own devices, Verizon is expanding and enhancing its managed mobility portfolio. The new capabilities feature: o Management and security...

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Software

Verizon Recognized for Technological Achievements and Innovation in Use of Open Source and Middleware Solutions

Company a Winner in 'Alternatives Category' of 2011 Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Awards NEW YORK - Verizon has won in the Superior Alternatives category of the 2011 Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Awards competition. The award, announced during the Red Hat Summit and JBoss World on May 6 in Boston, recognizes Verizon for the most successful migration from proprietary solutions to open source...

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Services

Verizon Global Wholesale Enhances Processes for Private IP Services

New Ordering, Monitoring and Reporting Capabilities Streamline Processes and Strengthen Customer Control NEW YORK - Verizon Global Wholesale has added powerful enhancements to many of its Private IP processes, giving customers better ordering, monitoring and reporting options for this highly scalable, network-based service. These enhancements include new monitoring options that give wholesale...

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Services

New Verizon FiOS Internet 150/35 Mbps Offer Launches Consumers into Broadband's Fastest Lane

Powerful Speed Tier Becomes Nation's Fastest Mass-Market Internet Service NEW YORK - Verizon is launching 150/35 megabits per second (Mbps) Internet service - the fastest mass-market broadband service in the nation - over the company's all-fiber-optic FiOS network. The company has begun to roll out the ultra-high-speed service to the majority of the more than 12.5 million homes that the FiOS...

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Services

Verizon Business Makes It Easy for Organizations to Promote Better Unified Communications and Collaboration

Professional Consulting Services Help Businesses, Government Agencies More Effectively Deploy Microsoft Lync Applications BASKING RIDGE, N.J., -- Businesses and government agencies seeking to employ new unified communications and collaboration capabilities for better business performance often struggle with determining where to start and how to incorporate new technology into existing systems and...

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Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Fleet Asset Tracking System determines exact GPS location.

Featuring built-in wireless antenna and long-life battery, Networkfleet Asset Guard runs on Verizon Wireless network for fixed and moveable fleets such as trailers, yellow iron machines, and generators. Using online application, business owners can track assets alongside fleet vehicles to determine exact GPS locations. Reports and alerts show if and when asset has been moved, which asset is...

Read More »
Services

Verizon Launches Fleet Management Solution with Verizon Wireless' Network

Complete Solution to Help Operators Increase Productivity, Hold Down Costs; Implementation Includes More Than 18,000 Verizon Service Vehicles NEW YORK--Verizon is rolling out Networkfleet on the Verizon Wireless network, the company announced on Friday (March 15).Â-  Networkfleet is a fleet-management solution that provides a wide variety of monitoring and management capabilities for...

Read More »
Software

Verizon Makes Its Health Care Fraud-Detection Platform Available to Government and Private Health Insurers Throughout the U.S.

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2011 - Building technology to help transform the health care industry, Verizon is making available to government and private health insurers throughout the U.S. an automated fraud-detection platform that will enable these organizations to better detect and prevent fraud, a growing abuse that results in more than $250 billion a year in losses. The offering, Verizon Fraud...

Read More »
Software

Verizon Teams with Northrop Grumman to Provide Fraud Management Platform to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 - As part of a Northrop Grumman-led team, Verizon is providing advanced technology to help the federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program improve its detection and prevention of fraud and waste. On July 1, the agency - the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) - began using a new fraud management platform that...

Read More »
Services

Cloud-Based Identity Services help prevent stolen credentials.

Offering support for smartphones and tablets, Enterprise Identity Services enable 2-factor authentication, which strengthens security behind each user by incorporating additional intelligence such as phone number and location to validate user's identity. Services also support digital signing capabilities for contracts, wills, and other legally binding documents. With mobile application known as...

Read More »
Communication Systems & Equipment

Verizon Expands Managed Mobility Portfolio to Support Tablets, Personal Devices, Cloud-Based Applications

Powerful New Offerings Help Employees Work Almost Anywhere, Anytime on Virtually Any Device NEW YORK - To help companies meet the challenge of managing and securing their applications on an increasing variety of mobile devices used by employees, including their own devices, Verizon is expanding and enhancing its managed mobility portfolio. The new capabilities feature: o Management and security...

Read More »
Software

Verizon Recognized for Technological Achievements and Innovation in Use of Open Source and Middleware Solutions

Company a Winner in 'Alternatives Category' of 2011 Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Awards NEW YORK - Verizon has won in the Superior Alternatives category of the 2011 Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Awards competition. The award, announced during the Red Hat Summit and JBoss World on May 6 in Boston, recognizes Verizon for the most successful migration from proprietary solutions to open source...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Verizon Completes Terremark Acquisition

New Unit to Drive 'Everything-as-a-Service' Global Cloud Strategy NEW YORK, April 11, 2011 - Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today closed its previously announced acquisition of Terremark Worldwide, Inc., clearing the way for Verizon to lead the rapidly evolving global managed IT infrastructure and cloud services market. The acquisition was completed via a short-form merger under...

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Company News

Verizon Subsequent Offering Period for Shares of Terremark Worldwide, Inc. Expires

NEW YORK, April 8, 2011 - Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced that the subsequent offering period of its tender offer for all outstanding shares of Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMRK) common stock has expired. The subsequent offering period - made by Verizon's wholly owned subsidiary, Verizon Holdings Inc. - expired at 5 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday, April 7....

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Company News

Verizon Announces Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period Relating to Tender Offer for Shares of Terremark Worldwide, Inc.

NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 - Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the HSR Act"), for Verizon's pending acquisition of Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: TMRK), has been terminated by the U.S. Department of Justice. As a result, no regulatory conditions remain outstanding...

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