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Confusion over the FAST-Altavista deal


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GoogleGuy Says

PostPosted: June 17, 2003 11:01 AM 

Importance: Low

GoogleGuy attempts to clarify some of the confusion over the deal. Essentially, when Overture bought AllTheWeb, FAST retained ownership of its enterprise search business. When Overture bought AltaVista, it included Altavista's enterprise search business. Now, Overture has sold AV's enterprise search business to FAST. Clear as mud?
GoogleGuy Says: [Link to quote]
It's all Overture, pageoneresults--everything except enterprise search, which is consolidated into FAST. So think of the forum name as "Alltheweb.com by Overture" and you've got a more accurate picture. :)

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