Digital Equipment Corp.'s AltaVista
is adding white and Yellow Pages directory services through an alliance with Internet directory service Switchboard. The AltaVista People Search and Business Search services will be integrated into the search site. Meanwhile, Switchboard will link its users to AltaVista for searches. Digital also will use Switchboard's ad model to sell geographically targeted ad space to small- and medium-sized businesses at prices as low as $15 a month.
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