Issue No.02 - March/April (2005 vol.25)
pp: 72, 70-71
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2005.26
AT&T recently accepted an offer to be acquired by another company. So did MCI, which is what is left of MCI Worldcom. Both will become part of large local telephone companies, SBC and Verizon. Qwest also would like to buy MCI, but MCI had rejected its bid, as of this writing.
Shane Greenstein, "Communications consolidation after an era of no restraints", IEEE Micro, vol.25, no. 2, pp. 72, 70-71, March/April 2005, doi:10.1109/MM.2005.26