LECs may lose convergence game

Greene, Tim
October 1999
Network World;10/18/99, Vol. 16 Issue 42, p6
Trade Publication
Presents results of a poll conducted by Gartner Group for its research on converged network services which show that most enterprise network customers prefer to eliminate the need for local exchange carriers (LEC). Preference for long-distance carriers to become their converged network providers; Provision of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 requiring LEC to give good deals on access to their networks.


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