TITLE

Throwing A Lifeline To Wireline

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 13, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the dependence of local exchange carriers (LEC) and long distance carriers on wireless services. Impact of LEC on long distance companies; Offerings from wireless carriers Verizon Wireless and Cingular Wireless; Remarks from Roger Entner, program manager of the wireless/mobile services at the Yankee Group, on issues related to LEC.
ACCESSION #
13444239

 

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