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Smart City Networks enhances behind-the-scenes technology at the Phoenix Convention Center

Smart City Networks has announced the expansion of its 10-year contract with the city of Phoenix to include the installation and maintenance of a complete 4G Neutral Host Distributed Antenna System (DAS) at the Phoenix Convention Center. This is an upgrade from the 3G-system the convention center previously had in

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How can conventions best meet growing demand for free WiFi?

Smart City executives to discuss options at upcoming convention sales conference Event planners and convention attendees continue to request that free WiFi connectivity be included in their lease agreements. Executives from Smart City Networks, the nation’s leading event technology provider, will be discussing the differences between service expectations and system

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Smart City Networks renews contracts with convention centers on both coasts

Convention centers in Reno and Virginia Beach extend partnership with technology provider Smart City Networks announced that the Reno-Sparks Convention Center and Virginia Beach Convention Center (VBCC) have both renewed their contracts with the event technology provider, extending their partnership for quality telecommunications and Internet services for trade shows and

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Smart City Networks selects seven good causes to support this holiday season

Continuing its long-held holiday tradition, Smart City Networks will again make monetary contributions to several community organizations across the country. Throughout the year, Smart City employees participate in various charitable events and drives in their hometowns. In the same spirit, Smart City Networks announced that the company will donate a

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Colorado Convention Center extends technology contract with Smart City

Smart City Networks announced that the Colorado Convention Center (CCC) has renewed its contract with the event technology provider for up to six years. “Smart City has been our longtime valued partner providing robust technology solutions to the hundreds of thousands of visitors who come to the Colorado Convention Center

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Smart City to offer technology tour at Charlotte Convention Center

Smart City Networks installed and maintains a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) at the Charlotte Convention Center to provide improved cellular connectivity. During the 2013 International Convention Center Conference, Smart City will offer behind-the-scenes tours of the state-of-the-art DAS technology that is keeping people connected. Members of the media are welcome

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Smart City Networks talks technology with MeetingMentor Magazine

Smart City’s president, Mark Haley, was recently asked by MeetingMentor Magazine to provide his insight on technology news and services in the meeting and exhibitions world. In the article, Haley discusses topics such as WiFi, digital signage, networks, bandwidth and Internet capability in convention centers. The following is an excerpt

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Smart City Networks and Microsoft enter into operating agreement on Internet connectivity standards for future events

Agreement ensures all Microsoft events receive standardized operations and service Smart City Networks and Microsoft have entered into a first of its kind operating agreement that ensures Microsoft events will receive seamless and standardized services and support at facilities that work with Smart City. Microsoft hosts multiple large-scale events across

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Mark Haley of Smart City Networks to speak at IAEE conference on tech trends in convention industry

Mark Haley, president of Smart City Networks, the largest provider of event technology in the convention and event industry, will be a featured speaker on two panels at Expo! Expo! 2012, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events’ (IAEE) Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Orlando, Fla., from Dec. 4 –

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Smart City Networks completes installation of $1.4 million upgrade to WiFi network at Orange County Convention Center in Florida

New wireless network to debut for series of events Smart City Networks has completed a significant upgrade to the wireless network at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Fla. The $1.4 million WiFi upgrade will enhance connectivity by supporting more wireless devices, like smartphones and tablets, as well

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