Wireless Week: Thought True PTT Was Dead? Think Again

Pacific DataVision (PDV) has been around for over a decade, working primarily as a provider of mobile resource management solutions. Recently, however, the company saw an opportunity emerge from Sprint’s Network Vision initiative.

After raising $218 million in equity funding in a private placement with institutional investors, PDV was able to pick up Sprint’s 900 MHz licenses, spectrum that was previously devoted to the carrier’s iDEN push-to-talk (PTT) service. Read More