TITLE

WorldCom already selling Digex services

AUTHOR(S)
Pappalardo, Denise
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Network World;11/20/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that WorldCom will be the majority shareholder in Digex when it completes its acquisition of Intermedia. WorldCom sales representatives' marketing of Digex dedicated managed Web hosting services; Sale of Digex services under WorldCom's brand name; WorldCom's goal of acquiring Web hosting market revenue; How Digex is making UUNET its primary network provider. INSET: Briefs..
ACCESSION #
3993990

 

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