07 May 2018
| Natalie Bannerman
Sprint has announced the launch of its converged wholesale solutions at International Telecoms Week 2018.
"As an ITW founding sponsor, we are excited to introduce our
converged-solution portfolio, including wireless, wireline,
security and internet of things (IoT) offerings over the highly
secure and reliable Sprint network," said Jan Geldmacher,
president of Sprint Business.
Delegates were invited to meet Pepper the robot or hear from
Sprint IoT director, Parvin Mahajan as he helps paint a picture
of the carrier role in the IoT boom. Pepper the robot is
Sprint’s humanoid marketing platform built to
support businesses by proactively engaging with customers.
Other Sprint leaders were also be on hand to share more
about Sprint’s new converged suite of wholesale
products that deliver a diverse set of solutions built on
Sprint’s robust and evolving wireline and wireless
network infrastructure – an infrastructure that has
expanded with over 200 MPLS Nodes, 17 shared tenant locations
and continued global wireline presence in 155 countries.
This innovative portfolio offers Sprint customers the
ability to be on the leading edge of the 5G, IoT
telecommunications revolution. Its core suite of products
include; Global MPLS, Dedicated Internet Access, Fixed
Wireless, Ethernet Wave and MVNO solutions.
The news comes weeks after Deutsche
Telekom’s T-Mobile US agreed to take over
SoftBank’s Sprint in a non-cash deal, creating
what is predicted to be a powerful US mobile operator to
compete with Verizon and AT&T.
Pepper the robot