WISPS Running Out Of Time

Marek, Sue
December 2001
Wireless Week;12/3/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 48, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the uncertainty of wireless Internet service providers' (WISP) future in the United States. Threat to the next-generation packet networks by companies offering the WISP; How the county's economic slowdown is affecting the market; Financial performance of OmniSky Corp.


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