TITLE

Qwest jumps into VPN fray with CoSine buy

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Tim
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Network World;02/14/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the acquisition of virtual private network (VPN) equipment from CoSine by telecommunication company Qwest. Plans of the company to enter the VPN market; Services to offered by the company.
ACCESSION #
2824913

 

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