TITLE

AT&T Buy Will Speed SBC's VoIP Plans

AUTHOR(S)
Stump, Matt
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposed acquisition of AT&T Corp. by SBC Communication in 2005. Value of the proposed acquisition; Significance of the proposal to the launch of the residential Internet-based phone service and the Project Light-Speed fiber-to-the-node project of SBC Communication; Background on the performance of AT&T Corp. as of February 7.
ACCESSION #
15954936

 

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