NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Verizon Wireless at:
Verizon Wireless "turned on" a new high-tech switching facility in Hawaii. The 29,000-square-foot Mobile Telephone Switching Office (MTSO), has the capacity to handle tens of millions of voice calls and wireless data transmissions, such as texts, photo and video messages; downloads of games, music and other applications; uploads to social media sites; Web surfing, and more. The building was designed to withstand a Category 5 hurricane and will serve as the company's Emergency Operations Center for Hawaii in the event of a hurricane or other crisis. See video of a blessing ceremony of the new Verizon Wireless Hawaii Switch facility.
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