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Comcast Business To Provide High-Speed Ethernet At NASCAR TracksPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 28 / 15
Comcast Business this afternoon is announcing that it will provide one-gigabit Ethernet connections at five NASCAR-hosting tracks in a bid to enhance communications between sanctioning-body officials, teams and broadcast partners during races. The services will be provided at ISC’s Martinsvill...
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