"By giving these incubators our top FiOS Quantum Internet service available, we're enabling them to maximize their potential and take their technology support services to another level for their clients, who in turn will benefit from super-fast broadband connections they need to collaborate, to network and to succeed," Smith said.
The FiOS Quantum Internet service at the three locations will be provided free of charge for one year. At the end of the program, the incubators will have the opportunity to purchase or end the service.
For more information about the broadband services available for businesses, visit www.verizon.com/smallbusiness.
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