This Splice Could Be Golden

A dating service couldn't make a better match. Electronic Data Systems Corp., the giant computer services company, wants to expand overseas, but its parent corporation is strapped for cash. It also lacks the communications links it needs to be truly global. British Telecommunications PLC is assembling a worldwide network and has contracts with multinationals in the world's fastest-growing markets but needs a computer services partner to be state-of-the-art. And it's rolling in cash.

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