TITLE

Building the 'Field of Dreams.'

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CED;Jun2004, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ability of cable operators to effectively transition from serving only residential customers and become purveyors of commercial service with flexibility and listening to customers' needs, as discussed at the 2004 CTAM Commercial Services Seminar. Investments made by cable operators searching for revenue sources; Factors that drive businesses into cable's lair.
ACCESSION #
13316754

 

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