America News: United Wireless acquires Velocita Wireless

America News:  United Wireless acquires Velocita Wireless

United Wireless Holdings has acquired Velocita Wireless, an indirect subsidiary of Sprint Nextel Corp, in a merger transaction.

In connection with the merger, Velocita Wireless will lease certain FCC spectrum channels from various affiliates of Sprint Nextel, subject to the required FCC approvals.

Velocita Wireless operates a nationwide Mobitex™ wireless data network covering 93% of the US business population that delivers data communications solutions, including email messaging, M2M, telematics, POS and telemetry applications to approximately 200,000 customers.

United Wireless Holdings is an associate of Sweden-based Mobitex Technology, which provides and supports the technology on which the Velocita Wireless network is based.

Mobitex networks are deployed in more than thirty countries across five continents.

Mobitex is a wireless technology developed by Ericsson for delivering dedicated packet switched data with high reliability, integrity and security.

Mobitex networks are deployed in more than thirty countries across five continents.


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