1. Hurricane Sandy: 25% of cell sites down, more could be on the way

    FierceWireless (Oct 31 2012)

    1. Hurricane Sandy: 25% of cell sites down, more could be on the way

      Wireless networks generally held up well during the onslaught of Hurricane Sandy, which battered the East Coast Monday night and Tuesday, but wider service disruptions are possible as backup battery power at cell sites is drained in areas with widespread power outages. Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T), Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S), T-Mobile USA and other carriers were working to asses and repair the damage caused by the powerful storm, which devastated New Jersey and the New York City metropolitan area in particular.

      (Read Full Article)

      Bookmark or Share this article

    Login to comment