Voice over IP gathers steam

Pappalardo, Denise; Greene, Tim
January 2000
Network World;01/10/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on AT&T, MCI WorldCom, Bell Atlantic, SBC Communications and BellSouth's plan to offer to integrated voice and data services for business and residential users. Companies' setting up of packetized voice trials; Expected growth of voice-over-Internet Protocol services; Internet telephony trends.


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