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Broadband Service for Business Travelers has Arrived

Nextel Communications has launched the Nextel WiFi HotSpotSM service, delivering features focused on the remote-access needs of business travelers.
Nextel WiFi HotSpot service offers unlimited broadband Internet access for laptop computers for one flat monthly fee. The growing network of hotspots includes more than 7,000 hotspot locations throughout North America.

Key benefits of the Nextel WiFi HotSpot service include:

(1) Access from inside hotel guest rooms, with either wired-Ethernet or WiFi connections

(2) A unified software client that is easy to use and install

(3) Access to a broad network of WiFi hotspots and wired-Ethernet connections

Through its strategic partnerships with Boingo Wireless and Wayport, Nextel WiFi HotSpot service offers unlimited access to WiFi hotspots at airports, hotels, convention centers, retail stores and other locations.

“Nextel’s WiFi HotSpot service and Wireless PC Access allow business travelers to bring their office with them wherever they go. These competitive and differentiated services combine unlimited use, predictable costs and the nationwide reach of Nextel - addressing the key concerns of individual customers as well as IT managers,” said Greg Santoro, vice president, products and services, Nextel.