WorldCom Full Speed Ahead On MMDS

Marek, Sue
March 2001
Wireless Week;03/19/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p62
Trade Publication
Focuses on the condition of WorldCom company's investments in multichannel multipoint distribution services (MMDS) technology in the United States. Information on the MMDS project of the company in Memphis, Tennessee; Comparison of the MMDS of WorldCom and Sprint Corp.; Forecast on MMDS market.


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