Banc One Corp. announced a major outsourcing decision Wednesday, saying it will turn telecommunications and data processing responsibilities over to AT&T Solutions and IBM Global Services through contracts totaling $1.82 billion.

The bulk of the spending-$1.4 billion over six years-goes to the AT&T Corp. unit for voice and data network management. The remaining $420 million over seven years covers IBM's management of most Banc One data centers and support of efforts to meet year-2000 software requirements.

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