Carriers: back to business

Meyer, Dan
August 2001
RCR Wireless News;8/27/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 35, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the services provided by wireless communication operators to their business customers. Information on the Direct-Connect service from Nextel Communications; Growth of the Clear Wireless Workplace business offering from Sprint PCS; Data services provided by Verizon Wireless.


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