Change is in the air at Excite@Home

December 1999
Multichannel News;12/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p156
Reports on Excite@Home Corp.'s creation and mastery of a mainstream retail environment. Electronic commerce strategy; Preparation for competition and the end of exclusive ties with cable partners; Infrastructure-scaling issues; Number of subscribers; Acceleration of diversification into platforms beyond the personal computer; Leveraging of solutions for speeding installations to the home or office.


Related Articles

  • JUST CONNECT US TO THE INTERNET, PLEASE. Fixmer, Rob // eWeek;2/25/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p45 

    Discusses the importance of internet service providers on electronic commerce in the U.S. Dependence of company productivity on high-speed connections through the Internet; Result of the shift made by Comcast Corp. to Excite.Home online service; Complaints of AT&T and Lucent Technologies on...

  • EXCITE@HOME TO SHUT DOWN FEBRUARY 28.  // Online Newsletter;Jan2002, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p5 

    Reports the corporate shutdown of Excite@Home Inc. in February 28, 2002. Termination of employees; Stock ownership of AT and T in the company; Sale of the Excite.com Internet portal.

  • EXCITE@HOME EXPECTED TO FOLD.  // Online Newsletter;Sept2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8/9, p4 

    Reports the bankruptcy of the Excite@Home high-speed Internet service provider (ISP) in the United States. Control of stocks by AT&T; Effect of losses on Cox@home; Option of using other ISP by Cox@Home.

  • @Home improvement. Quinton, Brian // Telephony;04/24/2000, Vol. 238 Issue 17, p28 

    Offers a look at the Internet service provider, Excite@Home. Merger of Excite and the @Home cable broadband network to form the company; Reorganization of the company's management; Partnerships of the company with AT&T, Cox and Comcast.

  • Excite fuels free Net. Tedeso, Richard // Broadcasting & Cable;01/10/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 2, p60 

    Reports on Excite@Home Corp.'s launching of the FreeWorld Internet access service. Link of the service to the company's Excite.com portal; Dial-up connections; Services provided.

  • It's full speed ahead of Excite@Home upgrade. Dawson // Multichannel News;10/18/99, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p49 

    Reports on Internet service provider Excite@Home Inc.'s technology upgrade program for its services as of October 18, 1999. Company background; Promotion of self installation among its subscribers.

  • Excite@Home's Woes Included Open Access. Grebb, Michael // Multichannel News;11/26/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p96 

    Focuses on the bankruptcy of Excite@Home Corp., a cable-backed broadband Internet service provider (ISP) in the United States. Effects of the open access regulation implemented to cable operators on the financial performance of the company; Problems of Excite on the infighting between ISP and...

  • EXCITE@HOME AXES STAFF. Graser, Marc // Daily Variety;12/17/2001, Vol. 274 Issue 12, p8 

    Reports the dismissal of 400 staffers by the Internet service provider Excite@Home. Preparation for the shutter of business operation; Transition of high-speed internet service to other providers.

  • Get those subs up and running. Barthold, Jim // Telephony;12/11/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 24, p94 

    Focuses on delivering access to high-speed Internet networks in the United States. Information on the solution of Excite@Home in offering high-speed Internet access; High-speed Internet access solution of BroadJump; Application of Excite@Home's software-on-demand service.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics