San Antonio’s VIA Expands to 4G LTE


Wireless Service Provided by Verizon and Cradlepoint for Metropolitan Transit

Originally posted on Metro Magazine on August 20, 2015

San Antonio’s VIA Metropolitan Transit is expanding the availability of free wireless internet service to encompass the agency’s fleet and facilities beginning Sept. 1, 2015. “This is a significant step forward in connectivity for our riders,” said VIA President/CEO Jeffrey Arndt. “With this expansion and simultaneous upgrade to VIA’s internet service, all of our riders will be able to take advantage of their commutes to finish work assignments, stay in touch with family and friends, or simply pass the time while they ride the bus. About half of our riders use electronic devices such as smart phones and tablets, and that number is climbing daily. This enhanced service allows them to stay connected throughout the day.” Read the full article here...