November 2005
Business Communications Review;Nov2005, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on developments on various topics related to the networking industry in the U.S. Estimation of Forrester Research Inc. regarding the growth of online retailing; Increase in revenue from wireless data hot spots between 2005 and 2009 based on the market research of In-Stat Inc. (IS); Refutation of the IS findings by a Gartner Inc. survey.


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