Sprint picks Movius for cloud-based platform

Sprint (NYSE: S) has selected Movius as its cloud-based platform that will soon give unprecedented flexibility to businesses by enabling them to add a second line to employees´ business or personal wireless devices (BYOD), the company said.

The service is anticipated to be launched in the first half of 2017.

Sprint is a communications services company that has served 60.2 million connections as of Sept. 30, 2016. It includes leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The company has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years.

Movius is a global provider of cloud-based enterprise mobility solutions that help streamline enterprise productivity and communications costs, while addressing the needs for corporate compliance.