Bell Atlantic adds FDDI to Baltimore businesses

March 1997
PC Week;03/10/97, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p94
Trade Publication
Relates the efforts of Bell Atlantic Corp. to boost its Baltimore, Maryland-based public network offering to local businesses with FDDI Network Services. How the increased service will lower cost for companies forced to pay for private network interconnect solutions; Management and contact point.


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