Verizon, Novatel Ship EV-DO Rev A Card

San Diego-based Novatel Wireless and Verizon Wireless announced this morning that they are shipping a network card which operates on Verizon's EV-DO Rev A wireless broadband newtork. Novatel's v740 ExpressCard connects laptops into Verizon's BroadbandAccess service and allows business customers with broadband access. According to the firms the combined hardware and network provides upload speeds that are eight to nine times faster than Verizon's existing network.