TITLE

FCC Rejects Bid by SBC For IP Dereg

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/9/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rejection of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to the request of SBC Communications Inc. to deregulate Internet-protocol platform services. Reason behind the rejection according to FCC director Kevin Martin; Possible action of the Congress regarding the issue; Plans regarding broadband access by 2007.
ACCESSION #
17020585

 

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