TITLE

Dialing Without Dollars

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of the emergence of voice-over-Internet protocol (VoIP)-based telephone communications on telephone companies in the U.S. Features of circuit-switched services being offered by cable telephone operators; Factors that drive the growth of the VoIP services of Cablevision; Competitive advantage of companies with VoIP offerings; Actions taken by Verizon to compete with Cablevision's voice offering.
ACCESSION #
18479465

 

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