Sprint, Mobilitie partner to provide enhanced wireless connectivity at Copa America Centenario

Sprint has partnered with Mobilitie to provide LTE Plus service using LTE Advanced technology at Camping World Stadium in Orlando during the Copa América Centenario South American tournament, the company said.

Network upgrades include enhancements to the outdoor macro network, in addition to new indoor small cell technology at the stadium that will provide improved capacity and higher data speeds to users. Sprint LTE Plus utilizes multi-band spectrum, carrier aggregation and LTE Advanced technologies to improve network coverage, capacity, and speed.

Sprint is a communications services company that serves more than 58.8 million connections as of March 31, 2016. The company offers no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless.

Mobilitie is a large privately held wireless infrastructure provider in the United States. The company funds, installs, and operates indoor and outdoor neutral host DAS, small cell, and wi-fi networks, communication tower sites, as well as other infrastructure used by wireless carriers to enable high speed mobile communications.