Once registered, you can:

  • - Read additional free articles each month
  • - Comment on articles and featured creative work
  • - Get our curated newsletters delivered to your inbox

By registering you agree to our privacy policy, terms & conditions and to receive occasional emails from Ad Age. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Are you a print subscriber? Activate your account.


Compaq, Cable & Wireless plc form global e-business venture, will spend $500 million

Published on .

Houston--Compaq Computer Corp. and Cable & Wireless plc, London, have formed a pact to globally market electronic-business software and Internet services to midsize corporations. Compaq and Cable & Wireless will commit $500 million to the venture over the next five years. The venture will initially target business customers across the U.S., U.K. and continental Europe, followed by a push into Asia.
Most Popular
In this article: