All Sprint (USA) articles – Page 2

  • FamilyMode refresh bumps partner’s prospects

    TMUS business assurance in cloud with Amdocs, AWS


    Amdocs flags successful public cloud implementation of its “AI-powered” business assurance solution.

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    FamilyMode refresh bumps partner’s prospects


    Smith Micro, T-Mobile’s parental control app enabler, forecasts turnaround following FamilyMode launch on SafePath 7 platform.

  • No further delays in Sprint 3G shutdown, insists TMUS
    Network & Infrastructure

    No further delays in Sprint 3G shutdown, insists TMUS


    Following a three-month delay, reports had suggested the process could yet suffer further setbacks. Shutdown began 31 March and will be completed by the end of May. TMUS’ own network to follow suit on 1 July.

  • TMUS renews Netcracker partnership

    TMUS renews Netcracker partnership


    Digital transformation solution provider will continue to provide BSS and managed services for TMUS’s wholesale business. TMNL reaches similar agreement to continue longstanding partnership with the NEC subsidiary.

  • Elsewhere in T-Mobile US: “long‑term” agreement struck with Nexamp

    Elsewhere in T-Mobile US: “long-term” agreement struck with Nexamp


    C-V2X activity; dealers sue over Sprint merger; TMUS sees Cox MVNO case setback.

  • Q4 FY21: New T‑Mobile mega-project remains on track

    DT Q4 FY21: New T-Mobile US mega-project remains on track


    Momentum maintained on customer growth, despite rivals’ efforts to exploit post-Sprint vulnerabilities. NatCo claims to be through worst of post-Sprint churn phase. Synergy extraction programme said to be ahead of plan. DT executives remain delighted with development of American powerhouse and have options regarding plan to regain majority share. ...

  • Headlines: cash flow back on course, before spectrum

    DT Q4 FY21 Headlines: cash flow back on course, before spectrum


    Headlines: cash flow back on course, before spectrum Source: Aaron Burden / Unsplash The Group’s FY21 results again drove home the dramatically increased scale and power of DT’s Transatlantic platform, following the Sprint takeover. DT ended the FY strongly, recording a 4.7%-rise in net revenue, to €28.9bn, ...

  • Q4 FY21: Leadership of Europe? Done that, got the T‑shirt

    DT Q4 FY21: Leadership of Europe? Done that, got the T-shirt


    Another strong year of growth for Group, led by USA. As Sprint integration progresses, DT targets €10bn in free cash flow for current year. Unfortunate clash with Ukraine invasion dulls shareholder reaction. Executives stress openness and flexibility when it comes to a big TowerCo deal, but want full recognition ...

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    Products & Services

    FamilyMode relaunch now in T-Mobile’s hands


    TMUS partner Smith Micro completes its work on the new SafePath 7-based FamilyMode 3.0 product. TMUS launch on SafePath 7 provides vendor with ‘migration blueprint’ for rival operators.

  • T-Mobile US wheels in Amdocs for data management
    Partnerships & Alliances

    T-Mobile US wheels in Amdocs for data management


    Amdocs CEO flags “multi-year” deal on DataONE, the vendor’s cloud-based data management system. Closer BSS integration following Sprint merger, and gaining actionable insights from customer behaviour, appear key goals. DataONE contract follows last year’s adoption of amdocsONE to provide “next-generation” comms and media services.

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    Suppliers & SCM

    Assurant tools up for T-Mobile in store repair deal


    Assurant recruits 2,000 technicians and managers to lead same-day repairs service at T-Mobile stores. Contract comes with substantial investment requirements, but upsides anticipated in the coming year. Sprint migration also completed.

  • DT under fire over proposed Höttges’ pay hike

    DT under fire over proposed Höttges pay hike


    DT CEO said to be in line for maximum annual compensation of €9.1m. Frank Appel and DT’s US chiefs earned more than Höttges in 2020.

  • FamilyMode relaunch now pegged for early‑2022

    FamilyMode relaunch now pegged for early-2022


    TMUS partner Smith Micro confirms deal has finally been struck on a new SafePath 7-based FamilyMode 3.0 product. Agreement enables TMUS to tidy up a range of legacy Sprint and T-Mobile family safety offerings.

  • T‑Mobile launches Paramount+ add-on

    T-Mobile launches Paramount+ add-on


    Un-Carrier signs broad distribution agreement with ViacomCBS to grant access to Paramount+ streaming platform for all contract customers. Complimentary first-year subscription added to T-Mobile’s existing Apple TV+ and Netflix offers.

  • Guidance: Cash flow accelerating to a Sprint

    DT Q3 FY21 guidance: Cash flow accelerating to a Sprint


    Confidence on show as DT guides for more earnings and cash flow growth. Leadership increases expectations from both US- and Europe-side businesses. TMUS remains in leading role of long-term growth story, however.

  • Elsewhere in T-Mobile US: VoNR not yet ready
    Strategy & Change

    Elsewhere in T-Mobile US: VoNR not yet ready


    VoNR not yet ready; retail partnerships boost footprint; Google tie-up surfaces with new plan.

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    Suppliers & SCM

    T-Mobile applies margin pressure on partner Assurant


    Insurance services player bags multi-year extension deal with T-Mobile. Deal includes commitment to offer in-store same day device repairs at 500 T-Mobile stores across the USA. Assurant President expects margin squeeze from new arrangement, offset by higher volumes through addition of Sprint customers.

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    Financial & Performance

    T-Mobile rides cyberattack storm


    Operator’s Q3 numbers indicate few customers ditched its services in wake of high-profile data breach in August. Competitor exploitation of Sprint integration challenges highlighted as bigger issue, albeit one T-Mobile intends to make “short-lived”. T-Mobile highlights organisational and cultural changes in response to attack.

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    Network & Infrastructure

    T-Mobile locks horns with Dish on CDMA, 12GHz


    NatCo begrudgingly extends 3G CDMA network shutdown by three months. Fires criticism at Dish for not taking “responsibility” for migrating customers. Decision comes amid growing tension with satellite TV provider over 12GHz spectrum.

  • Sievert blames Dish for CDMA “crisis”

    Sievert blames Dish for CDMA “crisis”


    TMUS CEO says Dish should do more to migrate Boost customers from “antiquated” 3G network. Holds firm on shuttering CDMA network on 1 January 2022, despite “grave concerns” expressed by DoJ. Says Dish’s network-sharing deal with AT&T will have no impact on five-year plan.