), the second-largest telecom operator in the U.S., will connect
Republic Services Inc.
) waste management employees with its Enhanced Push-to-Talk (PTT)
AT&T's Enhanced PTT service is an improvement over its
existing PTT services with much improved features and
performances and will allow Republic Services' 10,000 waste
management employees to remain connected by using an
Republic Services, the second-largest waste management company
in the U.S., requires a communication solution that allows its
dispatchers to interconnect quickly and safely with its large
number of drivers.
AT&T's Enhanced PTT uses the carrier's superfast 4G LTE
networks that allow customers to communicate faster and
automatically join active talk groups. Enhanced PTT service
permits users to get incoming call alerts when they are busy on
another call and also allows simultaneous use of productivity
applications while talking.
Significantly, it integrates with business applications for
efficient fleet management, dispatching of wastes and also offers
GPS tracking. This is the reason why Republic Services has chosen
Enhanced PTT devices from AT&T to update its older PTT
Recently, AT&T Inc. reported mixed financial results for
the first quarter of 2013, where the company's bottom line met
the Zacks Consensus Estimate, while the topline failed to do the
We believe that this deal will provide AT&T a substantial
leap in the U.S. PTT market over its rivals as it seeks to get a
) existing PTT market share, which runs on its legacy iDEN
Currently, AT&T Inc. carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).Among
the other companies in the industry,
Novatel Wireless Inc.
) with a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), is a better option for
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