LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Deutsche Telekom AG (DTAG), one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies, and Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ: WIFI), the leading DAS and Wi-Fi provider that serves consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, today announced a global roaming agreement benefitting Deutsche Telekom business customers.
Boingo’s network of more than 1 million hotpots around the globe is now available to Deutsche Telekom’s business customers in more than 50 countries. Through the newly launched DTAG product “Business WiFi,” Deutsche Telekom business users can connect their mobile devices and laptops to Boingo’s high-performance Wi-Fi at key locations including some of the world’s largest airports, major hotels, and shopping and city centers, among other locations.
“The Deutsche Telekom team is always looking for ways to better serve our growing business customer base. Our collaboration with Boingo will simplify connectivity for our on-the-go business clients, providing one-click access to high-quality hotspots where they need them most, including airports, hotels and high-traffic destinations the world over,” said Hans A. Panse, vice president for Deutsche Telekom AG.
“Boingo’s global network of more than 1 million hotspots has grown to include the world’s busiest international airport, Dubai International Airport, as well as more than 100,000 Time Warner Cable hotspots in the U.S., among other recent strategic network additions,” said Howard Buzick, vice president of business development for Boingo Wireless. “We’re proud to expand our relationship with Deutsche Telekom AG, and to extend our network of premium hotspots to their business users.”
With this agreement, Deutsche Telekom joins other top-tier carriers and wireless service providers including AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, LG U+, NTT DOCOMO and more in extending the Boingo Wi-Fi network to their customers.
In addition to the Boingo partnership, Deutsche Telekom has aligned with BSG Wireless to provide “Business WiFi” users with an easy to use connection. For more information on “Business WiFi” contact email@example.com
About Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies with around 151 million mobile customers, 30 million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of December 31, 2014). The Group provides fixed network, mobile communications, Internet and IPTV products and services for consumers and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in more than 50 countries and has approximately 228,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 62.7 billion in the 2014 financial year - more than 60 percent of it outside Germany.
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of small cell networks cover more than a million DAS and Wi-Fi locations and reaches more than 1 billion consumers annually – in places as varied as airports, stadiums, universities, and military bases. For more information about the Boingo story, visit www.boingo.com.
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