SBC Offers DSL Setup in a Box

Haugsted, Linda; Donohue, Steve
July 2000
Multichannel News;07/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p65
Reports on SBC Communications Inc.'s development of self-install digital subscriber line (DSL) kits for regions served by its Pacific Bell, Southwestern Bell, Nevada Bell and Southern New England Telecommunications Corp. telephone divisions. Company's goal to eliminate distance limitations and accelerate service speeds for DSL communication.


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