DaveAtIFG - 7:33 pm on Jan 17, 2005 (gmt 0)
The demand for bandwidth continues to grow. To me, Google's interest seems like a no-brainer, akin to the "domain name speculation" done a few years ago.
Corbato says he has noticed signs of increasing interest in dark fiber from private enterprise of late, most notably among large financial institutions. Meanwhile, in December, cable giant Comcast signed a $100 million-plus deal to buy long-haul dark fiber to build out its network.