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REMINDER: NYNEX, IBM to Announce Plans for Business
NEW YORK, NY -- NYNEX and IBM will announce plans today to jointly
develop a new set of telecommunications networking products and
The announcement will come at a press conference at 10 a.m.,
during which the two companies will explain the new offerings
and demonstrate how they work.
At the event, NYNEX will announce its strategic vision
for serving the business market. Two other related announcements
will be made: an alliance with Newbridge Networks and an agreement
with Bell Atlantic.
The press conference will take place at NYNEX headquarters,
1095 Avenue of the Americas (at 42nd Street), New York, NY, 23rd
Floor auditorium. The event will also be broadcast to the auditorium
at NYNEX's Boston facility at 185 Franklin St.
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a full range of services in the northeastern United States and
high-growth markets around the world, including the United Kingdom,
Thailand, Gibraltar, Greece, Indonesia, the Philippines, Poland,
Slovakia and the Czech Republic.
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cable television, directory publishing
and entertainment and information services.
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