Verizon leverages FiOS in SMB market

Verizon Communications is leveraging its growing FiOS footprint in more than just the residential broadband market. The carrier is offering 20 Mbps symmetrical bandwidth plans to small and medium-sized businesses in some of its FiOS markets. The new network project still only reaches a small part of the carrier's potential SMB customer base, but the effort is an example of how new network infrastructure can be parlayed across market segments and leveraged throughout a telco organization's various units.

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