Verizon profile

About Verizon

Verizon Communications Inc., headquartered in New York, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, and government and wholesale customers. Fortune magazine ranked Verizon No. 2 in the telecommunications sector of the publication’s 2015 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. We are a fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $127.1 billion in 2014. We employ 177,000 people worldwide and serve 99% of the Fortune 500.

Verizon Enterprise Solutions is a premier partner for secure IT, communications, networking and mobility solutions delivered to large and mid-size businesses and government agencies globally. The company creates global connections that generate growth, drive business innovation and move society forward. With industry-specific solutions and a full range of global wholesale products and services offered over the company's secure mobility, cloud, strategic networking and advanced communications platforms, Verizon Enterprise Solutions helps open new opportunities around the world for innovation, investment and business transformation.
Verizon Enterprise Solutions serves 99 percent of Fortune 500 customers, supports services in more than 75 countries around the globe, and operates more than 200 data centres in 24 countries.

Verizon is a global IP leader, operating one of the world’s most connected public Internet backbone networks. Verizon’s global IP network reaches customers in more than 2,700 cities in more than 150 countries, supported by investments in more than 80 submarine cable systems worldwide, and global satellite facilities. Verizon’s data networks cover more than 800,000 route miles. Verizon was the first company to deploy commercial 100G (gigabits per second) ultra-long-haul optical system for live traffic; offered the first Internet email, and was the first commercial Internet Service Provider.

Verizon Wireless operates America’s most reliable wireless network, with more than 104.6 million retail connections nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America’s most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers in more than 150 countries.


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Overall Rating

3.9/5

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3.5/5

"I really enjoyed my daily work and tasks, especially the increasing amount of trust and responsibility I received from my colleagues and supervisor." Read full review

3.2/5

"Overall I really enjoyed my placement at Verizon - there was a great team environment and the work was set out very clearly." Read full review

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