Sprint gives frame relay new priorities

Rohde, David
August 1997
Network World;08/04/97, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on Sprint Corp.'s decision to revamp its frame relay service, dividing into three classes of service. Local area network (LAN)-to-LAN interconnection; SNA over frame relay; Voice over frame relay; Access speed; End-to-end latency guarantees covering the Sprint network and local carriers' access and termination circuits.


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