SAIC buying Bellcore for $700M

November 1996
Electronic News;11/25/96, Vol. 42 Issue 2144, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on Science Applications International Corp.'s (SAIC) agreement to acquire Bell Communications Research Inc., the research and development arm of the regional Bell operating companies. Non-disclosure of financial terms of the deal; Evolution of Bellcore to become a provider of communications software.


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