Wireline

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Wireline

The use of an Ethernet or other cable to connect a computer to the Internet or another computer. The advent of wireless technology has made it less common for home computers.
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Baker advises wireline providers to break out of the monopoly mindset and to refocus on customers--something he says is easier for wireless providers.
Brian Hiener, Convergys' industry lead in the wireline market, also sees the monopoly mindset, but at the same time suggests that most companies providing wireline service now see themselves as having expanded beyond that one category.