Product, services boost DSL options

Greene, Tim
December 1997
Network World;12/08/97, Vol. 14 Issue 49, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that digital subscriber line (DSL) services got a boost when NetSpeed Incorporated and Covad Communications Company introduced less expensive and easier ways to deliver the high-bandwidth dedicated service. Information on NetSpeed's DSL modem and Covad's sale of managed DSL services in California; Reference to other modems being worked on. INSETS: EZ-DSL is EZ for carriers.;DSL models get a reality check.;Covad DSL..


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