Carriers follow Pan-European trend

Engebretson, Joan
November 1998
Telephony;11/23/98, Vol. 235 Issue 21, p8
Trade Publication
Focuses on the pan-European service offered by telephone companies Cable and Wireless and Qwest Communications. Cable and Wireless' near-term plan to build a network connecting 10 cities with a five-year expansion plan; Qwest's plans to build a fiber optic European network with Dutch telecom company KPN.


Related Articles

  • Qwest enters market for telephone service. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;05/24/99, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p15 

    Reports on the entry of Qwest Communications Corp. to the Detroit area local telephone market. Areas covered by Qwest license.

  • In 'Qwest' of new markets. Parish, Linn // Journal of Business (10756124);6/28/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 14, pA15 

    Focuses on Qwest Communications International Inc.'s strategy for its telephone service in the United States. States covered by Qwest's long-distance service since its acquisition of US West Communications Inc.; Qwest's support of competition in the industry; Regulatory obstacles to Qwest's...

  • Qwest begins installing portable pay phone kiosks.  // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;1/7/2002, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p7 

    Reports on Qwest Communications Inc.'s installation of portable pay phone kiosks in Salt Lake City, Utah. Features of Qwest's millennium model phones; Local telecommunication products and services provided by Qwest for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.

  • Network puzzle takes form. Carter, Wayne // Telephony;02/16/98, Vol. 234 Issue 7, p7 

    Reports that Qwest Communications has introduced its Q.talk Internet protocol telephony service and announced plans to deploy equipment from Hughes Network Systems and Northern Telecom. Areas where Q.talk will be launched; Benefits of Qwest's network; Qwest's joint marketing alliance with Hughes.

  • CWC to unveil branded phones. Day, Julia // Marketing Week;11/12/1998, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p11 

    Focuses on the launching of branded telephone products by Cable & Wireless Communications in November 1998. Products to be unveiled; Features of the products; Marketing of the products.

  • Twisted-Pair Lines To The Rescue. Williamson, Richard // Inter@ctive Week;10/16/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 42, p54 

    Focuses on a project which sends video through twisted-pair telephone lines which was acquired by Qwest Communications International. Acquisition of US West by Qwest and its impact on the project; Predicted growth of video over telephone lines; Advantage of video via telephone line.

  • Kyocera Replaces Handsets. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;03/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p3 

    Deals with the effort of Qwest Communications and Kyocera Wireless Corp. to get faulty Kyocera QCP 3035 handset off the market. How the health risk posed by the handset was discovered; Details on the same problem encountered by Sony.

  • Picking up the pieces. Odenwald, Ralph // New Mexico Business Journal;Nov2000, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p15 

    Reports that New Mexico's telephone companies have discovered the inadequacies of the infrastructure of their predecessors. Qwest Communications International Inc.'s acquisition of US West; Valor's purchase of the local telephone operations of GTE; Concerns about towns being bypassed by...

  • Across the country, but not at your doorstep. Rohde, David // Network World;01/11/99, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p26 

    Focuses on telephone company Qwest's strategies to compete on enterprise services across the United States. Plans directed away from entering local markets; Qwest's acquisition of LCI International in mid-1998; Difficulty in acquiring real facilities-based local networks.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics