Alcatel-Lucent and Verizon Wireless showcase connected retail experience using mobile commerce at CES 2012
LAS VEGAS and BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – January 10, 2012 – At this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Verizon Wireless and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) are teaming to showcase how a new breed of mobile commerce applications can help consumers save money while also benefitting retailers. Using a series of interconnected demos, the connected retail shopping experience, which combines 3D telepresence, video conferencing, cloud computing and ultra-high bandwidth connectivity over 4G LTE, is taking place in the Verizon booth (Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall, Booth #30259).
About Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU)
The long-trusted partner of service providers, enterprises, strategic industries and governments around the world, Alcatel-Lucent is a leader in mobile, fixed, IP and Optics technologies, and a pioneer in applications and services. Alcatel-Lucent includes Bell Labs, one of the world’s foremost centres of research and innovation in communications technology.
With operations in more than 130 countries and one of the most experienced global services organizations in the industry, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with global reach.
The Company achieved revenues of Euro 16 billion in 2010 and is incorporated in France and headquartered in Paris.
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