TITLE

Verizon Expands Broadband Footprint via NorthPoint, OnePoint Deals

AUTHOR(S)
Flanagan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Oct2000, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of Verizon to create an international broadband operation with both voice and video capabilities. Merger of the Verizon and NorthPoint digital subscriber line businesses; Purchasing of Chicago, Illinois-based multi-dwelling unit broadband provider, OnePoint Communications Corp.
ACCESSION #
3735059

 

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