TITLE

Start-up's fiber gear could slash T-1 prices

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Tim
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Network World;10/25/99, Vol. 16 Issue 43, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that North Andover, Massachusetts-based telecommunication equipment supplier Quantum Bridge will introduce equipment that could enable telecommunication carriers to deliver T-1 lines over fiber optic lines for half the price of typical T-1s. Elimination of the need for expensive electronics on the fiber that runs form the service provider network to customer sites; Alternative to the technology.
ACCESSION #
2479166

 

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