AltaVista sticks with Web searching

Nerney, Chris
July 1997
Network World;07/28/97, Vol. 14 Issue 30, p36
Trade Publication
Reports on AltaVista Internet Software Inc.'s plans to focus on improving its Internet and intranet search services and products. Enhancements and conveniences provided by an interface introduced by the company for its Web site; Company's plans to release a commercial version of its dynamic categorization tool for intranets.


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