Travtech Is Dead As Smith Barney Shakes Data Team

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Travtech, a corporate entity that Travelers Inc. created last spring to handle voice and data communications services for its entire family of financial companies, including brokerage Smith Barney Inc. (IMD, June 6, 1994), has been dissolved. News of the decision to kill Travtech -- a group which was tasked with consolidating all of the separate telecommunications departments of Travelers' various financial organizations under the supervision of Smith Barney executive vice president Rich Wit