TITLE

International musical chairs once again

AUTHOR(S)
Elfenbein, Len
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Network World;10/11/99, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on alliances and consolidation in telecommunications industry. Demise of the Global One partnership between Sprint, France Telecom and Deutsche Telekom; Redefinition of Concert by AT&T and British Telecom.
ACCESSION #
2488340

 

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